Benefits and Financial Support News

MERA and Salary Support schemes extended

Financial support measures via the Manx Earnings Replacement Allowance (‘MERA’) and Salary Support Scheme (‘SSS’) have both been extended in order to assist...
Monday, 25 January 2021

Minister appeals for patience from Salary Support Scheme applicants

Applicants for the latest round of the Salary Support Scheme are reminded that they should not make an application until they have paid their staff for the...
Friday, 8 January 2021

Treasury Minister's statement on COVID-19 - 8 January 2021

I know that asking the community to stay at home for 21 days will have economic and financial impacts and that is why we have immediately reopened our Salary...
Friday, 8 January 2021

COVID-19 circuit break – closure of Social Security reception areas

Social Security reception areas on the ground floor of Markwell House in Douglas and in Ramsey Town Hall are closed until and including 31 January 2021 to...
Tuesday, 5 January 2021

Outstanding pension payments available on Christmas Eve

MiCard payments that were due on Friday 25 December, but expected to be collected a week early, will now be available at Post Offices on the morning of...
Monday, 21 December 2020

Work taking place to address pension payments issue

Treasury is aware that some MiCard payments due on Friday 25 December, but expected to be collected a week early, are not currently available at Post Offices as...
Friday, 18 December 2020

Rollover of Visitor Accommodation Registration Fees for 2021-2022 Season

Visit Isle of Man, an Executive Agency within the Department for Enterprise, has announced they are rolling over the visitor accommodation registration fees...
Thursday, 10 December 2020

Probation centre opening event to showcase offender rehabilitation

Tromode House, home of the Island’s Probation Service, is to be officially opened at an event hosted by the Minister for Home Affairs Graham Cregeen MHK on...
Monday, 30 November 2020

Grant funding available to promote awareness of global issues

Applications are invited for a £50,000 grant to promote awareness in the Isle of Man of challenges facing communities across the world today. The International...
Wednesday, 18 November 2020

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