Rob Callister with manx FlagRob Callister discusses government proposals to scrap work permit system

An Onchan MHK says while he’s not against removing some of the ‘complexities’ surround the Island’s work permit system, he is against abolishing it completely.

The Department of Enterprise hopes by removing ‘barriers’, it’ll encourage more people to move here and increase the population.

A consultation aimed at gathering feedback on the proposed reforms to the system ended last week.

Manx Radio’s Christian Jones sat down with Rob Callister, who responded to it: