About us

The Small Firms Association (SFA) is the national organisation exclusively representing the needs of small enterprises (i.e. those employing less than 50 employees) in Ireland. The SFA is funded directly through subscription fees from its member companies. The SFA directly meets the Government at the table and interacts with key decision-makers at all levels to ensure that the economic environment is conducive to small business establishment and development.

The SFA secures the best deal for small firms by providing dedicated professional support and by offering an unparalleled range of services to members, including economic, commercial, employee relations and social affairs advice and assistance.

Making up 98% of all the businesses in Ireland, small businesses are present in every sector and corner of the country. We understand the diversity of our members and promise you that regardless of your business we will deliver a service to you that will be as valuable as any utility. The SFA is a one stop shop for all your business queries.

We strive to have the vital contribution that our sector makes to the Irish economy recognised. We will continue to listen to your concerns to ensure that we represent you properly and thus that the environment in which we all operate is conducive to successful enterprise development.

The Core area's of support we offer to members are on:
  • Business Advice
  • Management Training
  • Voicing Your Needs
  • Networking Opportunities to build valuable business relationships
  • Free Company Profiling through the SFA Website and "Better Business" magazine.
  • Membership Directory with contacts in our member companies.

Make the investment today and see what you have to gain through membership of the SFA - join us now
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