Isle of Man Heritage Railways Independent Review and Economic Impact Assessment

Closed 13 Aug 2023

Opened 3 Jul 2023


This consultation is about developing an understanding of who uses the heritage rail network and why, and what is considered the most important factor in their operation.

Why your views matter

To gather the views of the public, and those involved in the Island’s voluntary heritage railways associations, to assist with understanding the role the heritage rail network plays in the Isle of Man, in support of the independent review and economic impact assessment currently being undertaken by SYSTRA. 


  • All Areas


  • Elected members - MHKs
  • Elected members - local government
  • Tenants
  • Landlords
  • Employees
  • Older people
  • Homeowners
  • Self-employed
  • Students
  • Retired
  • Children & young people
  • Volunteers
  • Unemployed
  • Parents, carers and & guardians
  • People with disabilities or long term illness
  • Leaseholders/ landowners
  • Lesbian, gay, transgender & bisexual
  • Civil and public servants
  • Black & minority ethnic
  • Business owner
  • Road users
  • All residents
  • Visitors & tourists
  • Other non-resident - business interests


  • Buses, trams & railways