Home and Neighbourhood News

External inspections for Constabulary and Fire and Rescue Service

The Minister for Home Affairs has today announced that he will be commissioning inspections of the Isle of Man Constabulary and the Fire and Rescue Service, to...
Tuesday, 20 October 2020

Wide scope of activity outlined in Chief Constable’s Annual Report

The Isle of Man continues to be the safest place to live in the British Isles, despite an increase in recorded crime of 4.9%. That picture is outlined in the...
Monday, 19 October 2020

Public feedback to help finalise Landlord Registration (Private Housing) Bill

More than 190 people recently attended a series of drop-in sessions to enable private landlords to find out more about proposed changes to legislation and...
Friday, 9 October 2020

Claire Christian MHK to serve as political member to two Departments

Chief Minister Howard Quayle MHK has today (Wednesday 23 September) announced the appointment of Claire Christian MHK as political member to two Departments of...
Wednesday, 23 September 2020

Local authorities provided with information on filling vacancies following postponement of elections

All 21 local authorities have been provided with information to enable vacancies to be filled following the postponement of the local authority elections to 22...
Wednesday, 5 August 2020

Deadline approaching for responses to private landlord register and minimum standards consultation

There is still time for people to submit their views on proposals aimed at bringing forward legislation making it mandatory for private landlords to register...
Monday, 13 July 2020

Consultation launched on introducing private landlord register and minimum standards

Feedback is being sought on proposals to bring forward legislation making it mandatory for private landlords to register themselves and their property, and to...
Monday, 15 June 2020

Affordable housing strategy to stimulate discussion

The Isle of Man Government is moving forward with the next steps in the All-Island Strategy for Affordable Housing which was laid before Tynwald in March,...
Friday, 15 May 2020

People urged not to light bonfires during COVID-19 lock-down

The Isle of Man Government is appealing for people to support their neighbours as well as the emergency services by not lighting bonfires during the COVID-19...
Friday, 17 April 2020

Think about your household waste

Advice is being issued today to help reduce the amount of waste being placed in wheelie bins across the Isle of Man. With restrictions on movement, schools...
Friday, 10 April 2020