Planning and Building Control News

Effective enforcement essential for confidence in planning system

Effective enforcement is essential to maintain public confidence in the planning system. That is the message from Tim Baker MHK, Member of the Department of...
Thursday, 10 November 2016

Castletown housing land consultation

The Cabinet Office has today (Friday 26 August 2016) issued an initial consultation which will help to plan for the release of future housing land in...
Friday, 26 August 2016

Deadline approaching to submit bids for development opportunity

The deadline is approaching for organisations to register an interest in a major commercial development opportunity being offered on behalf of the Isle of Man...
Thursday, 21 July 2016

Government issues ‘Call for Sites’ to inform Area Plan for the East

The Isle of Man Government has today (Friday 8 July 2016) issued a ‘Call for Sites’ which will help inform the preparation of the Area Plan for the East. The...
Friday, 8 July 2016

Potential employment sites shortlisted

Two potential sites have been identified as part of an initiative aimed at releasing new employment land to support economic growth in the Isle of Man. Both...
Wednesday, 29 June 2016

Deadline approaching to register harbour development interest

The deadline is approaching to register an interest in the potential future development of the Isle of Man's harbours. The Department of Infrastructure is...
Friday, 13 May 2016

Department announces new call for development opportunity

The Department of Infrastructure has announced that it will shortly be re-advertising a major commercial development opportunity on behalf of the Isle of Man...
Wednesday, 30 March 2016

Planning approval granted for replacement bridge in Laxey

Planning approval has been granted for the scheme to replace the bridge in Laxey that was destroyed by the flooding in December. Subject to a 21-day period for...
Thursday, 18 February 2016

New staff accommodation will help attract vital health and social care workers to Island

Planning permission is being sought by the Department of Health and Social Care to build an accommodation block for staff on the Noble’s Hospital estate.  A...
Tuesday, 9 February 2016

Plans to replace bridge in Laxey destroyed by floods

The Department of Infrastructure has this week submitted plans to replace the bridge in Laxey that was destroyed during the recent flooding. Subject to...
Thursday, 14 January 2016