Kilkenny Chamber met with local representatives on Thursday 30th September, to brief them on its pre-Budget submission. Using the 5 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) signed up to by the Chamber network of Ireland: Gender Equality; Decent Work and Economic Growth; Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure; Sustainable Cities and Communities; and Climate Action, the Chamber submission covers three themes:

  • A Strategy for Towns and Cities/Urban Ireland
  • Delivering on Climate Action and Sustainable Infrastructure
  • Inclusive and Productive Local Economies

The full presentation can be seen here: Budget Briefing to Public Reps 30 Sept.

Chamber Update

For the duration of the Covid-19 crisis, Kilkenny Chamber staff will be working from home and will continue to provide our full range of services.



We will continue to lobby on behalf of businesses throughout this challenging time and are scheduled to have regular meetings with the Dept of the Taoiseach as the situation evolves.


Keep up to date with us on our website, or on our social media pages.


We are still working on your behalf and you can contact us on 056 7752767, or at We are thinking of all those businesses who have taken the difficult, but correct, decision to close their doors until further notice, and we look forward to supporting them all when they reopen.

We also encourage everyone to support those businesses which will remain open – in so far as is safe.


Thank you to all those front-line workers who are working hard to keep us all safe and well.

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