Summary of Commission Decision & Proposed Order for Manx Telecom

Published On:Thursday, January 30, 2020


A complaint was made to the Communications Commission (the Commission) that the tender bid submitted by Manx Telecom for the recent ConnectMann tender for IoM Government Technology Services would put Manx Telecom in breach of its regulatory obligations.

Having assessed the information received, the Commission has formed the view that Manx Telecom has breached its regulatory obligations, and in accordance with the procedure set out by the Telecommunications Act 1984 (the Act) has issued a Proposed Order to prohibit Manx Telecom from fulfilling Lot 1 of the ConnectMann contract on the terms it set out in its tender submission.

Interested parties have the opportunity to make representations or objections to the Commission in relation to its Proposed Order in writing by 5pm on 2nd March 2020; further details are set out in the below Summary of Commission Decision (DN/01/2020) and Proposed Order (OR/01/2020).

Please address any representations to: Ms Laura Balmer, Communications Commission, Murray House, Mount Havelock, Douglas. IM1 2SF or by email to