What we do?

What we do?

Principles of the Association:

NACEC is a body established to promote and develop the interests of community-based not-for-profit enterprise centres on a national basis. In doing so NACEC recognises the values and principles of community-based enterprise centres and works towards the following objectives:

  • To promote and develop a strong community-based enterprise centre sector at a national level
  • To act as a representative body for member centres at a national and EU level on issues concerning their members
  • To act as a single voice in representations to agencies and public bodies
  • To develop marketing and publicity projects and programmes for the sector
  • To act as a medium for the sharing of best practice within the membership and the wider enterprise development sector
  • To act as a network for community-based enterprise centres
  • To promote high professional standards within the sector
  • To act as a forum for the development of policies that impact on the entire sector