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Gas prices to go up by 27.5% following Tynwald approval

Tue, 19 Oct 2021


Gas prices are going up on the Isle of Man after Tynwald approved a motion earlier.

Members agreed to a hike up the tariff by 27.5% - average consumers will be expected to pay an additional £31.50 a month.

Earlier, Treasury Minister David Ashford confirmed a support package of one million pounds would be created help people on low incomes.

The motion passed in the House of Keys with 22 votes for two against.


 

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