Benefits and Financial Support News

Public Notice: Jobseekers – have you confirmed your ongoing entitlement?

People receiving Jobseeker’s Allowance and those who are registered for National Insurance Credits on account of unemployment are reminded to respond to a...
Tuesday, 27 October 2020

Domestic Event Fund now open to applications

The £0.5 million Domestic Event Fund, managed by Business Isle of Man, an Executive Agency of the Department for Enterprise, is now open to applications from...
Thursday, 15 October 2020

Support for Island’s seafood industry extended

Seafood businesses will be offered £250,000 of continued financial support in a bid to protect the long-term viability of the Island’s fishing industry. The...
Friday, 2 October 2020

Financial support for Travel and Tourism businesses extended for winter season

The Department for Enterprise has announced extensions to financial support schemes for Travel and Tourism businesses which remain financially affected by the...
Tuesday, 29 September 2020

Visit Isle of Man welcomes Funding Support for Industry

Visit Isle of Man, an Executive Agency within the Department for Enterprise, has welcomed the news from Treasury Minister, Alfred Cannan MHK, regarding an...
Tuesday, 29 September 2020

MiCard payments can be collected from Douglas Post Office

The current broadband network issues are affecting the collection of MiCard payments at the following post offices: Jurby Andreas Ballaugh Kirk...
Wednesday, 26 August 2020

Sessions to improve bike skills and improve confidence to encourage cycling as a mode of transport

The Isle of Man Government’s Bike 4 Life scheme restarted today (Friday 31 July) and looks to improve the confidence in people of all cycling abilities and...
Friday, 31 July 2020

A further £10 million of COVID-19 financial support announced

Today the Isle of Man Government announced the forthcoming launch of the Coronavirus Business Working Capital Loan Agreement. The Agreement has been created in...
Friday, 24 July 2020

Statement from Dr Alex Allinson MHK following a statement from the Joint Trade Unions

Dr Alex Allinson MHK, Minister for Education, Sport and Culture has issued this statement following today's (14 July) statement from the Joint Trade Unions. He...
Wednesday, 15 July 2020

School attendance nears pre-COVID levels

The number of children now back at school in the Isle of Man is close to pre-COVID levels. On Tuesday, more than 92% of primary and 86% of secondary age pupils...
Wednesday, 24 June 2020