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  • mcCurtain Street Revamped

    Progress Continues in the VQ

    The Victorian quarter committee are delighted that Cork City Councillors have voted in favour of the part 8 planning for the MacCurtain Street public transport improvement scheme. The committee has worked closely  over the past eight years with Cork City council to bring this to fruition. 70% of the through traffic will be taken out of […]
  • CRSS explained by Dave O'Brien from Quintas

    Covid Restrictions Business Support Scheme

      Covid Restrictions Business Support Scheme by Dave O’Brien What is it? A new support mechanism for businesses who have suffered significant Covid 19 restrictions. The scheme is in addition to the Employer Wage Subsidy Scheme. It is available for all businesses who have suffered restrictions due to the country moving to level 3, 4 […]
  • Level 5 restrictions

    Key Points of Level 5 Restrictions

    Commencement date – Midnight on Wednesday Initial duration – 6 weeks (until Dec 1st) Review Stage – These measures will be reviewed in 4 weeks. At which stage, lockdown restrictions may be eased in certain counties if the prevalence of the virus is low enough. KEY POINTS: Pandemic Unemployment Payment (PUP) Restored to €350 for […]
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    Covid Restrictions Support Scheme (CRSS) Overview and Examples

    1 Covid Restrictions Support Scheme (CRSS) Overview and Examples Overview In his Budget speech on 13 October 2020, the Minister for Finance announced his intention to introduce the Covid Restrictions Support Scheme (“CRSS”) as an additional support for businesses subject to significant Covid-19 restrictions. The scheme is intended to be in addition to the supports […]


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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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