Chief Minister: Howard Quayle MHK - Chief Secretary: Will Greenhow
The Cabinet Office is a Department, which plays a central role in the work of the Isle of Man Government, co-ordinating its corporate initiatives and managing its international relationships. In a changing, highly competitive and globalised world, these aspects of government are of increasing relevance to the future prosperity and well-being of the Island and its people.
CO contributes to the good government of the Isle of Man by providing professional advice and services to the Chief Minister, the Council of Ministers and to His Excellency the Lieutenant Governor. The Department plays a key supportive role by working in partnership with Departments, Boards and Offices to ensure the development of effective policies and the delivery of efficient public services that promote the Island’s economy, quality of life, and sense of community.
CO’s mission, is to support a modern and dynamic government and protect the international reputation of the Isle of Man, so that all residents may feel they have the freedom to flourish.
Beneficial Ownership agreement
The governments of the United Kingdom, Crown Dependencies and Overseas Territories recognise the importance of the provision of beneficial ownership information to prevent and detect:
- money laundering
- terrorism financing
- financing of the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction
- other serious and organised crime
To that end, they have signed arrangements regarding the timely, safe and secure access for tax and law enforcement authorities to such information.
The Exchange of Notes between the Government of the United Kingdom and the Government of the Isle of Man in respect of the sharing of beneficial ownership information is available here.