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Cabinet Office

Head Office

Third Floor

Government Office

Bucks Road




+44 1624 685711


Gross Income £1,547,000, Gross Expenditure £31,995,000, Net Expenditure £30,448,000


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Chief Minister: Hon Howard Quayle MHK
Chief Secretary: Will Greenhow
Minister for Policy and Reform: Hon Ray Harmer MHK

The Cabinet Office plays a central role in the Isle of Man Government. We are responsible for:

  • giving impartial advice and services to the Chief Minister, the Council of Ministers and to His Excellency the Lieutenant Governor.
  • leading the development, co-ordination and application of policies that will affect more than one department.
  • representing the Island on the international stage and developing our global strategies.
  • acting as the corporate central hub – providing government's human resources, technology and corporate communications services.
  • ensuring that we work better – by promoting reform, striving to improve the way we provide our services, building business plans, and project managing these changes

Recruitment of the next Lieutenant Governor of the Isle of Man

Her Majesty The Queen, Lord of Mann, is represented in the Isle of Man by the Lieutenant Governor.

Applications are now invited for this position, which will become vacant in August 2021 upon the retirement of the present incumbent.

If you believe you have the skills and experience to fulfil this demanding role, further information and an application pack is available via the downloadable documents section on this web page.

Completed application forms should be returned to:

Ref: LG Executive Director External Relations,
Cabinet Office,
Government Office,
Isle of Man,

or emailed to Please mark the envelope or email subject line 'Staff in Confidence'

The closing date for applications is 16 February 2021 at 5pm.

Offices within Cabinet Office

Office of Human Resources (OHR)

Responsible for: staffing, employee support, Learning Education and Development (LEaD)

Executive Office

Responsible for: supporting the Chief Minister and Council of Ministers, planning appeals, Freedom of Information requests, National Risk Register, records management, Anti-Money Laundering/Combatting the Financing of Terror policy office and data protection

Government Technology Services (GTS)

Responsible for: digital transformation, systems support and improvements, cyber security strategy

Crown and External Relations

Responsible for: passports, Immigration and Nationality, elections, National Strategy Group, political engagement programme, International Development Fund, EU Advisory Group, crown functions, corporate communications

Policy and Strategy

Responsible for: regeneration and Economic Affairs – including the Census, collection and publishing, Social Attitudes Survey, economic and policy data

Change and Reform

Responsible for: monitoring progress and delivery of the Programme for Government, providing government and tourism services through the Welcome Centre, managing and supporting corporate change projects, working with teams across government, delivering the Digital Inclusion Strategy, developing project / policy proposals

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