A €10million fund to help coach tourism businesses deal with the devastating impact of COVID-19 opens today for applications.
The Minister for Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media Catherine Martin T.D., secured funding for the Coach Tourism Business Continuity Scheme as part of the Government’s Jobs Stimulus Package.
The scheme is being administered by Fáilte Ireland and the deadline for applications is 5th November 2020.
Minister Catherine Martin said:
“This investment of €10million is another key action the Government has taken to support and sustain the tourism sector at this critical time. The Coach Tourism Business Continuity Scheme will provide coach tourism businesses with a direct financial contribution to help support them with future operational and continuity plans.”
Paul Kelly, CEO of Fáilte Ireland, added: