Isle of Man Immigration Points Based System

Closed 18 Aug 2017

Opened 10 Jul 2017

Feedback updated 4 Jan 2018

We asked

We asked the public for feedback including those who have direct experience of the points based system to submit their view ideas, or suggestions to help shape and inform the development of the Isle of Man's immigration routes and rules, and also understand the impact of any future development.

You said

The consultation received 23 responses. All responses have provided thorough and informed suggestions and observations relating to the current system and areas of the Points Based Immigration Rules that are of concern to industry.

We did

Tier 2 has been identified by this consultation as being a key route for Isle of Man employers. Taking on board all responses made in relation to the Tier 2 Route, work is underway by the Cabinet Office and Department for Enterprise to make recommendations to significantly overhaul the current Tier 2 system.

Results updated 4 Jan 2018



Public feedback is being sought on a key element of the Isle of Man’s immigration system.

The Isle of Man Immigration Points Based System consultation will help to inform a review of the Island’s points based immigration rules.

Members of the public, including people who have direct experience of the points based system, are invited to submit their views.

Why your views matter

The comments will help the Passport, Immigration and Nationality Office to understand the impact of any future development of the immigration rules.


  • All Areas


  • Elected members - MHKs
  • Elected members - local government
  • Employees
  • Self-employed
  • Civil and public servants
  • Black & minority ethnic
  • Business owner
  • Other non-resident - business interests


  • Legislation
  • Policies, strategies & plans
  • Passports, immigration & nationality