Welcome to Peel Town Commissioners in the Isle of Man.

Here you can see our latest news; find information about who we are, and services we provide; read minutes from our public board meetings; and tell us your views.

Public Meetings

The public are welcome to observe all meetings from the public gallery at the Town Hall.

The business of the Commissioners is dealt with by the Board Members as a whole, sitting once per month. Meetings are conducted in two parts, the first of which is open to the public.

Meeting dates are generally on the third Thursday of the month.

Our services

The responsibilities and statutory functions of the Peel Commissioners are administered from the Town Hall in Derby Road.

The seven Commissioners appoint a Chairman and Vice Chairman for each municipal year which runs from 1st May to 30th April. The work of the Commissioners is carried out under four headings:


  • Housing Peel has 334 local authority dwellings
  • Street lighting and street cleaning
  • Refuse collection
  • Environmental health in conjunction the Department of Local Government and the Environment
  • Playgrounds, parks and other leisure facilities
  • Tourist Information Centre at the Town Hall and the Leece Museum
  • Public conveniences
  • Car Parks
  • The Ward Library and Leece Museum
  • Abandoned vehicles
  • Control of dogs

Planning and Building Control

Useful information on the system of Planning and Building Control on the Isle of Man can be found at the website of the Department for Local Government and the Environment.