Ireland is still at level 5 under the same Framework for Restrictive Measures.

Fáilte Ireland’s top priority is supporting Ireland’s tourism and hospitality businesses to survive, re-open and recover from the catastrophic impact of the COVID-19 crisis.

We have created an extensive range of business supports to guide you through operating your business during COVID-19. These have been developed in consultation with industry experts to meet urgent needs and help your business recover.  

The Operational Guidelines are currently in the process of being updated to reflect the COVID-19 Resilience and Recovery 2021 – The Path Ahead

Featured Updates

Tourism Business Continuity Scheme

The Tourism Business Continuity Scheme will provide support to providers of certain tourism services who have been unable to qualify for assistance under the Government's Covid Restrictions Support Scheme (CRSS). It is designed to help these tourism businesses offset their fixed costs incurred last year and support them to continue operating through 2021. 

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Employee Wellbeing

The COVID-19 crisis is one of the most challenging and difficult times the tourism industry has ever faced. Business owners, employees and people who are self-employed are facing uncertainty about the future of their jobs and businesses.

Access our suite of supports to help the industry through this difficult time, on both a professional and personal level.

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COVID-19 Safety Charter

A Government-endorsed initiative to reinforce confidence in domestic and overseas visitors in tourism businesses, the COVID-19 Safety Charter is designed to give comfort and reassurance to employers, employees and customers that your business is ready to re-open safely.Find out more about how to apply...

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Industry Updates