The Trading Online Voucher is still available in 2021. However, it has been scaled back to a 50% grant to a maximum of €2500 net of vat. So if you spend €5000 net of vat you will receive the maximum €2500, assuming all criteria and conditions are completed.
The Local Enterprise Boards had some discretion in terms of the types of companies who could apply for the TOV grant. This has changed in 2021 and they are now very specific about the types of companies that can no longer apply see – TOV Ineligible NACE codes
There is no doubt that the pandemic has brought eCommerce in Ireland on in leaps and bounds in 2020 and there is no reason to to believe that 2021 will be any different. With word that Amazon is moving into Dublin with their online platform this may change the online ecommerce landscape in Ireland with many thinking not for the betterment of SMEs!