William Mackay MALARKEY MHK

Constituency: Douglas South


Education: Ballakermeen High School, St Ninian’s High School, Isle of Man College of Further Education, City and Guilds Electrical Engineer  

Family: 3 daughters  

Public Service: Douglas Town Councillor from 2012-15; Vice Chairman: Environmental Services Committee 2014-15, Standards Committee 2014-15; Member: Regeneration Committee 2012-14; Chairman: Eastern Civic Amenity Site 2012-15

Interests: Music, football and sport 

Parliamentary Profile 

Parliamentary Career 

Member of the House of Keys 2006-2011 and 2015-2020
Minister for Home Affairs 2016-2020
Chairman of the Communications Commission 2016-2020
Member of the CPA Isle of Man Branch Executive Committee 2016-2020

Member: Health and Social Security 2009-10, Home Affairs 2008-11,  Social Care 2010-11, Education and Children 2015-16

Committees of Tynwald: Select Committee on the Steam Packet Company 2007-08, Langness Delegation 2008, Legal Aid in Family Matters (Petition for Redress of Grievance of Stephen Broad) 2009-10, Scrutiny 2007-11, Select Committee of Tynwald on the Operation of the Jury System 2015-16, Standing Orders Committee of the House of Keys 2015-16

Council of Ministers’ Committees: Water Rates Working Group 2009-10, Chief Ministers Drug and Alcohol Strategy 2009-11   

Electoral History

First stood and elected as Member of the House of Keys for Douglas South in 2006, contested Douglas South unsuccessfully in 2011. Re-elected as Member of the House of Keys for Douglas South at a by-election in 2015. Re-elected in 2016.  

Commonwealth Parliamentary Association

Member: Isle of Man Branch 2015-2020

Plenary Conference: Tanzania 2009​​