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  • Nov 29, 2018
    Chief Minister Sets Strategic Objectives for States Chief Executive
    The Chief Minister, Senator John Le Fondré, has approved six strategic objectives, which the States Chief Executive, Charlie Parker, is to pursue to the end of next year.
  • Nov 28, 2018
    Health and Safety Inspectorate Relocating
    Tomorrow, the Health and Safety Inspectorate is relocating to sit alongside Justice and Home Affairs colleagues in Maritime House.
  • Nov 28, 2018
    Tax Services Limited in January During System Update and Move
    The Comptroller of Taxes has warned that personal and business tax services will be restricted throughout January while the tax computer system is updated and all taxpayers’ paper-based files – amounting to 2,000 sq ft – are packed securely and moved to La Motte Street.
  • Nov 27, 2018
    Report Published on Arts, Culture and Heritage
    The findings of a government-funded review into Jersey’s culture, arts and heritage has been published. The report, by BOP Consulting, contains 20 detailed recommendations which are being considered by Deputy Montfort Tadier, the Assistant Minister for Economic Development, Tourism, Sport and Culture.
  • Nov 26, 2018
    External Relations Minister Discusses UK Withdrawal Agreement
    Jersey’s External Relations Minister, Senator Ian Gorst, spoke to the Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Exiting the EU, Robin Walker MP, this morning to discuss the successful conclusion of the Withdrawal Agreement and the Political Declaration by the Prime Minister, Theresa May, in Brussels on Sunday.
  • Nov 26, 2018
    Minister Welcomes 5G Connectivity for Channel Islands
    The Minister for Economic Development, Senator Lyndon Farnham, has welcomed the proposed introduction of 5G in the Channel Islands.
  • Nov 26, 2018
    Jersey Signs Landmark Customs Arrangement with the UK
    The Minister for External Relations has today signed a Jersey / UK Customs Arrangement, which establishes a customs union between Jersey and the United Kingdom.
  • Nov 26, 2018
    Withdrawal Agreement and Political Declaration
    Withdrawal Agreement and Political Declaration on the future relationship between the UK and the EU as endorsed by leaders at a special meeting of the European Council on 25 November 2018.
  • Nov 26, 2018
    Beneficial Ownership Policy Document Published
    The Government of Jersey has confirmed its policy on registers of beneficial ownership.
  • Nov 23, 2018
    Reminder to Come and ‘Meet the Ministers’
    Islanders are reminded to come along next week to meet members of the Council of Ministers at two public events, where senior politicians will explain government’s plans for their time of office.
  • Nov 22, 2018
    House Prices Report for the Third Quarter 2018 Published
    The House Price Index report for the third quarter of 2018 has been published by Statistics Jersey.
  • Nov 21, 2018
    Survey Reveals Young People Less Likely to Vote
    Following Jersey’s 2018 General Election which saw just 43.38% of those registered to vote turnout, the States Greffe and States of Jersey’s Strategic Policy, Performance and Population Department have commissioned a survey with ComRes to find out why public engagement with local politics is so low.