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    Our strength is in our numbers

    As our country moves rapidly forward from what has been the most difficult of times for individuals and businesses, we, at CBA, are continuing to work on your behalf.  As we are sure you’re aware we were continuously available throughout this crisis and were delighted to be able to step to the fore on behalf […]
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    COVID-19 Business Restart Grant Applications must be submitted before August 31st 2020

      Please ensure you have applied for the Business Restart Grant the deadline is August 31st 2020. Don’t put it on the long finger get your application into Cork City Council this week if possible. Apply online for the COVID 19 Business Restart Grant.  The €250 million Restart Fund has been created nationally by the Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation.  The purpose […]
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    CBA Welcomes decision by An Bórd Pleanála to Approve Morrisons’s Island Project

    It’s just over a decade ago when €130 million of damage was caused in Cork City by Flooding. There, of course, have been several instances of flooding since most notably in 2014. For those unaffected, the distress caused to hundreds of business people and many more who saw their homes and property destroyed can only […]

    Cork City Shopping Website: Find your Local Business!

    Cork Business Association Launch a Free Resource to aid Cork Businesses In Conjunction with Cork City Council Webinar Launch Friday 19th June, 11am   June 2020 – Cork Business Association in association with Cork City Council have relaunched their Cork City Channels and have developed a dedicated website to aid Cork Businesses as a completely free […]


Cork Business Association is a not for profit organisation that represents the interests of businesses in Cork.

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Grow Your Business

The CBA is there to support businesses of all sizes in Cork in their aspiration for growth. This can be through peer-to-peer networking, business advisory services, or by representing the interests of CBA Members at a strategic level with decision making authorities at a local and National level.

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Keep Up To Date

Joining the CBA is a great way to keep up to date with changes in the competitive and regulatory environment, as well as being an opportunity to learn from peers whose experiences may be of benefit to you and your organization

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Being part of the CBA provides you with great opportunities to promote your business or organization. Apart from the Networking Events which the CBA run, we also produce a quarterly newsletter in both print and digital form which features a different Member each edition in our Member Spotlight section. To apply to be featured in this section, please send us a message by clicking here

Your Voice

One of the key benefits of CBA Membership is providing all member businesses and organisations with a representative body which can liase with key decision makers in Cork, and who can lobby effectively on behalf of members, providing a much stronger voice than an individual organization could generally hope to achieve.

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CBA Networking events take place on a regular basis, in a convivial and accessible environment. These great events range from Breakfast Briefings, to the annual CBA Dinner, to the various Awards Ceremonies such as 'Cork Business of the Year Awards', 'Cork Better Building Awards', and provide a great opportunity to expand your personal and professional network in the City and beyond.

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