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Daphne Hilary Penelope CAINE MHK  

Constituency: Garff  

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Address: Legislative Buildings, Finch Road, Douglas, IM1 3PW

Tel: 01624 651519 / 01624 861338



Facebook: @CaineforGarff


Address as: Mrs Caine

Full title: Mrs Daphne Caine MHK

Political Surgeries

Garff political surgeries have been scheduled for the following dates and times:

Thursday, 24th June 2021 from 5 pm to 6.30 pm at the Archibold Knox Pub, Avondale Road, Onchan. All Garff Constituents welcome to attend- no appointment needed. Please note This final Political Surgery before the Election has been re-arranged to avoid a clash with Parish Walk Day.

Constituent meetings can be arranged outside of these times by phone or email.


Born: 1969, Sheffield.
Education: King Edward VII School, Sheffield; Stradbroke College, Sheffield.
Family: Married to Christopher Caine, 2 children.
Career: Journalist at Isle of Man Newspapers (1989-1996); Isle of Man Civil Service (1996-2016).  
Interests: Theatre, travel, Manx history and heritage, reading, current affairs, Member of Manx Wildlife Trust since 2019.
Publications: An Insider's Guide to the CPA Fundamentals Programme for CPA Small Branches 2019 (The Parliamentarian 2019 Issue 1, Published March 2019).
Professional Development: Professional Development Certificate in Parliamentary Governance - May 2019.
Study Visits: Westminster, London, March 2017; McGill University, Canada, October 2018; States of Jersey, January 2019.

Parliamentary Profile 

Current Posts

Member of the House of Keys for Garff 2016-date.
Member of the Department for Enterprise (formerly Economic Development) 2016-date.
Member of the IOM Government Preservation of War Memorials Committee 2017-date.

Parliamentary Career

Children's Champion 2016-2018

Committees of Tynwald: Member of the Select Committee on the Organization and Operation of the General Election 2016-2017; Honours 2016-18; Chair of the Select Committee of Tynwald on the Fireworks Act 2004 (Petition) 2020-2021.

Council of Ministers' Committees: Single Legal Entity Committee Feb-June 2017 the Committee was reconvened in April 2019-date; Chair of the Isle of Man Preservation of War Memorials Committee 2020-date.  

Electoral History

First elected as Member of the House of Keys for Garff in 2016.

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