'Global travel has been severely disrupted by the spread of COVID-19 coronavirus and the number of non-residents coming to the Isle of Man has dropped dramatically in the past week. The EH team on the Isle of Man has made quarantining and contact tracing its priority. Only people resident in the Isle of Man will be able to enter the Island, with checks being made at the air and sea ports. The Isle of Man’s borders are now closed to all passengers, and this came into effect from 6am on Friday 27th March 2020. The Isle of Man's border will remain closed because it is "not the moment to make significant changes", the chief minister has said. ... More from Isle of Man News. Isle of Man News Manx Weather Travel Sport Business ... it needs to announce a clear-cut plan to reopen the borders: Listen to this audio. This measure sends a clear signal however, that anyone who is not normally resident in the Isle of Man will not be permitted to travel here until further notice. This measure is based on clinical advice. Only people resident in the Isle of Man will be able to enter the Island, with checks being made at the air and sea ports. The Chief Minister, Howard Quayle MHK, said: 'I – and my colleagues in the Council of Ministers – have listened to the latest clinical advice and believe that now is the right time to move to the next stage of our plan to contain the spread of COVID-19 coronavirus in the Isle of Man. A key component in the Island’s arsenal was the ability and urgency to close the borders. The Island will continue to receive all necessary supplies, including food, medicines and essential medical supplies. This measure is based on clinical advice. The Island will continue to receive all necessary supplies, including food, medicines and essential medical supplies. The Isle of Man has closed its borders to non-residents to help prevent the spread of coronavirus. 15 April 2020 , Katie Coyne You knew the Isle of Man government was taking the coronavirus extremely seriously when it imposed a temporary 40mph speed limit … The Isle of Man's border will remain closed because it is "not the moment to make significant changes", the chief minister has said. Only people resident in the Isle of Man will be able to enter the Island, with checks being made at the air and sea ports. The only exceptions to this rule will be a small number of people who may be vital to keeping the Island running or to the protection of life. Castletown bank worker carried out four-year fraud. There is no need for anyone to panic buy or stockpile. All arrivals must have permission and self-isolate for 14 days. This measure is based on clinical advice. These people will require prior clearance from the Chief Secretary and will be subjected to a careful set of infection control protocols while they are on the Island. Isle of Man will close its border to non-Island residents from 9am on Monday. “Global travel has been severely disrupted by the spread of COVID-19 coronavirus and the number of non-residents coming to the Isle of Man has dropped dramatically in the past week. The situation around the Islands borders will be brought up in the House of Keys tomorrow. Douglas South MHK Kate Costain will ask Chief Minister, Howard Quayle MHK, what conditions must be satisfied before opening the borders for free travel between the Isle of Man and the Common Travel Area? These people will require prior clearance from the Chief Secretary and will be subjected to a careful set of infection control protocols while they are on the Island. Only people resident in the Isle of Man will be able to enter the Island, with checks being made at the air and sea ports. External Only people resident in the Isle of Man will be able to enter the Island, with checks being made at the air and sea ports. Man found dead in Ramsey Police treating death as unexplained Only people resident in the Isle of Man will be able to enter the Island, with checks being made at the air and sea ports. We need everyone to act responsibly. '. There is no need for anyone to panic buy or stockpile. The Isle of Man is to close its borders in a bid to halt the spread of coronavirus. The government announced that Manx borders would close to non-residents at 9 am on 23 March 2020. Measures introduced in the Isle of Man to protect against the virus included mandatory 14-day self-isolation for anyone travelling to the island, and increased testing for the virus. Residents … The number of non-residents coming to the Isle of Man has dropped dramatically in the past week. There is plenty of food and other supplies for everyone. The Isle of Man is to close its borders to non-residents from 9am on Monday 23 March 2020 to help contain the spread of COVID-19 coronavirus. The Island's borders will remain closed after the state of emergency ends early next week. Chief Minister Howard Quayle confirmed a small number of non-residents will be allowed on Island is they provide a vital service or to protect life - this will need clearance from the Chief Secretary on arrival at the Sea Terminal and Ronaldsway … Two-and-a-half year driving ban for Ramsey woman. The Chief Minister, Howard Quayle MHK, said: “I – and my colleagues in the Council of Ministers – have listened to the latest clinical advice and believe that now is the right time to move to the next stage of our plan to contain the spread of COVID-19 coronavirus in the Isle of Man. 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