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Benefiting from more than 200 flights per week

The Isle of Man is centrally located in the Irish Sea and benefits from more than 200 flights per week, providing direct links to the UK and Ireland, and
connections to the rest of the world.

Ronaldsway airport is located in the south of the Island and provides flights from major airlines including British Airways, Easyjet, Flybe and Aer Lingus. Regular short flights to Gatwick, London City, Manchester and Liverpool ensure that the UK’s major cities are all within easy reach for business or pleasure.

There are also a number of daily ferry crossings to the North West of England and Ireland.

For those travelling by private jet, there is a private terminal with executive lounges, crew rooms, aircraft handling and hangarage. The Private Jet Centre are also able to assist with private charters for aircraft of varying sizes and configurations. The Isle of Man also has an abundance of helipads, with a number of residents frequently travelling to and from the Island by helicopter.

Our dedicated Locate Isle of Man team are on hand to help you through your relocation. If you have any further questions, please feel free to get in touch and ask about the benefits of living and working in the Isle of Man for you, your family and your business.

  • 200+ flights per week

  • Within an hour from London

  • 50 flights to London per week

  • Fly IOM-NYC in under 10 hours*

  • 30 mins from Manchester

Well Connected

The Isle of Man is centrally located in the Irish Sea and benefits from more than 200 flights per week, providing direct links to the UK and Ireland, and connections to the rest of the world.

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Space to Breathe

In the Isle of Man, we appreciate that life is about more than just boardrooms and meetings. Whether you want to live fast or take it easy, the Island offers an unbeatable quality of life. It also benefits from very low crime rates, making it one of the safest places to live in the British Isles.

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Reside in Tranquility and Privacy

At 33 miles long and 13 miles wide, you are never too far from home in the Isle of Man - in fact, the average commute time is just 20 minutes. Each of the Island’s unique towns and villages offer their own individual charm, whether a picturesque seaside village or a contemporary development in the heart of the capital, Douglas.

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Thrive in Business

The Island’s mature and globally connected financial sector ensures that there is a comprehensive range of services on offer for those considering relocating their existing business or establishing a new operation in the Isle of Man. Commercial activity within the Island spans a wide range of sectors, including: aviation, digital media, e-business and e-gaming, fintech and emerging technologies, manufacturing, clean-tech, BioMed and the visitor economy.

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A Place to Belong

Relocating with your family and settling into a new home can be challenging; however, the Isle of Man encourages its people to reach their full potential, at any stage of their life. Those calling the Island ‘home’ engage in a fast paced and vibrant global economy but live in an island that values community spirit.

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Simple, Unrestricted and Welcoming

Make the Isle of Man your home in a matter of weeks. The Isle of Man welcomes all new residents who are looking to invest in our economy and call the Isle of Man home.

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Key Employee Concession

The Key Employee Concession (`KEC’) can be extremely beneficial to new arrivals to the Island, if they are an entrepreneur setting up a new business, or a key employee being hired to develop or expand a new or existing company.

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Tax Cap Election

Alongside tax benefits including 0% capital gains, 0% corporate income tax and 0% inheritance / wealth tax, the Isle of Man offers a Tax Cap for new and existing resident individuals of £175,000 per annum, specifically introduced for those who have annual income such that their tax liability would otherwise exceed the Tax Cap.

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Meet the Team

Andrew Stewart
Head of Locate Isle of Man
Nick Preskey
Senior Manager Locate & Inward Investment
Laura Gill
Marketing Manager
Key Benefits

A unique combination of space to thrive, financial reward, simple taxation and a well-connected, safe community set within a sustainable UNESCO Biosphere.

  • Superb quality of life with space to breathe, space to thrive
  • Financially rewarding, exceptional business environment
  • Well connected to the UK and the rest of the world
  • Crime rates amongst the lowest in Europe
  • Rated best place to live in British Isles in the 2019 HSBC Expat survey
  • Key Employee Concessions
  • Low tax rates, 0% capital gains tax & Tax cap of £175,000
  • Financial assistance available for relocation businesses

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