Select Committee of Tynwald on Built Heritage 




Marlene Maska MLC

Committee Chair

Jason Moorhouse MHK

Committee Member

​Bill Henderson MLC​​​

Committee Member

Announcements

Details

​Election of Chair: The Committee has elected Mrs Maska as its Chair.

​New Committee: Committee established by Tynwald at the April 2022 sitting. Mrs Maska MLC, Mr Moorhouse MHK and Mr Henderson MLC elected to the Committee.

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Contact the Committee

For enquiries or to submit written evidence please contact:

Francisca Gale
Clerk to the Committee
Legislative Buildings
Finch Road
Douglas
Isle of Man
IM1 3PW
Tel: 01624 685500
Email: committees@tynwald.org.im

The Committee reserves the right to publish any evidence sent to it in the absence of any agreement that the evidence will be confidential.


Committee Remit

That Tynwald –

1. Recognises the importance of the Island’s Historic Built Heritage and that its role contributes positively to our UNESCO International Biosphere status;

2. Agrees that in order to protect our historic built environment for future generations, and acknowledging its role within our Biosphere status, Government should take a cross-departmental approach in its aims to conserve, preserve and enhance this aspect of our built environment; 

3. Acknowledges that the Historic Buildings Conservation Scheme provided a level of support to assist owners of historic buildings with repairs to their buildings. 

4. Appoints a Select Committee of three Members:- 

a. to assess options for incentives and penalties to address the challenges facing owners, local and national Government and other stakeholders; 

b. to assess what policies, schemes and measures exist elsewhere and how these could be adopted by Government; and 

c. to publish by the last day of December 2022 a report to Tynwald with recommendations.


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