UK-based Manx people call for IoM border change – Manx Radio

Thursday, September 3rd, 2020 6:45am

Non-residents currently unable to visit loved ones

A number of those living in the UK with family on the Isle of Man are calling for changes to the border policy so they can visit loved ones.

Non-residents are currently unable to enter the Island without an exemption certificate, and even then must follow the 14 day self-isolation rule.

In Guernsey, those coming in from certain countries will soon be able to opt to quarantine for a week and be released provided they test negative for the virus.

Some, like Jacob O’Sullivan, haven’t been able to visit relatives for more than half a year:

Suzy Holland relocated to the UK, but her son still lives on the Island:


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