IoM Government Support

For information on Isle of Man Government Funding and related resource

Isle of Man Government offer a range of assistance including financial grants, loan and equity investments, in addition to training and business mentoring. For an overview of each scheme, click here.

Isle of Man Government have recently launched a new grant entitled, Financial assistance for marketing the Island as a destination. for full details of this new scheme please refer to pages 60-61 of  Enterprise Act 2008 Financial Assistance Scheme Guidelines

Accessibility Grant (FAS) | Funding & Support 

A new Accessibility Grant has been added to the Financial Assistance Scheme to support businesses wishing to make adjustments in line with the Equality Act 2017.

The Equality Act 2017, which replaced the Disability Discrimination Act 2006, imposes an obligation on businesses to make adjustments to its services that allows disabled people to access services as close as reasonably possible as non-disabled people.

The support available includes:

up to 50% towards permanent modifications required to premises
up to 50% of plant and machinery costs
up to 50% towards website modifications
up to 50% towards other reasonable adjustments
The total grant available is capped at a maximum of £7,500 per applicant and will cover businesses in all sectors with physical premises.