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  1. Malta - - Law, Act

    Police Act, 2017 (Act No. XVIII of 2017). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2017-04-28 | MLT-2017-L-104429

    AN ACT to regulate the organization, discipline and duties of the Police Force, and to provide for matters ancillary or consequential thereto. Repeals the Police Act, 1961.

  2. Malta - - Law, Act

    Mediation (Amendment) Act, 2017 (Act No. XVIII of 2017). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2017-02-24 | MLT-2017-L-104430

  3. Malta - - Law, Act

    Affirmation of Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and Gender Expression Act, 2016 (Act No. LV of 2016). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2016-12-09 | MLT-2016-L-104431

    AN ACT to affirm that all persons have a sexual orientation, a gender identity and a gender expression, and that no particular combination of these three characteristics constitutes a disorder, disease, illness, deficiency, disability and, or shortcoming; and to prohibit conversion practices as a deceptive and harmful act or interventions against a person’s sexual orientation, gender identity and, or gender expression.

  4. Malta - - Law, Act

    Family Business Act, 2016 (Act No. XLVIII of 2016). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2016-09-09 | MLT-2016-L-104432

    AN ACT to encourage the regulation of family businesses, their governance and the transfer of the family business from one generation to the next; to encourage and assist family businesses to enhance their internal organisation and structure with the aim of effectively operating the business and working towards a successful succession of the family business; and for other matters consequential or ancillary thereto.

  5. Malta - - Law, Act

    Persons within the Autism Spectrum (Empowerment) Act, 2016 (Act No. XXVI of 2016). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2016-05-17 | MLT-2016-L-104433

    AN ACT to empower persons within the autism spectrum by providing for their health and well-being in society, the betterment of their living conditions, their participation and inclusion in society and to make ancillary and consequential provisions thereto in full adherence to the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disability.

  6. Malta - - Law, Act

    Commissioner for Older Persons Act, 2016 (Act No. X of 2016). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2016-01-29 | MLT-2016-L-104465

    AN ACT to provide for the appointment of a Commissioner for Older Persons with power to promote and safeguard the interests of older persons, and investigate any alleged breaches or potential infringements of the human rights of the older persons.

  7. Malta - - Law, Act

    Environment and Planning Review Tribunal Act, 2016 (Act No. V Of 2016) (Cap. 551). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2016-01-19 | MLT-2016-L-104466

    An Act to establish a tribunal for the purpose of reviewing decisions of the Planning Authority and of the Environment and Resources Authority, to provide for the manner in which proceedings of the tribunal are to be conducted, and to provide for appeals from decisions of the tribunal.

  8. Malta - - Law, Act

    Environment Protection Act, 2016 (Act No. I of 2016) (Cap. 549). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2016-01-08 | MLT-2016-L-104467

    An Act to make provision for the protection of the environment and for the establishment of an authority with powers to that effect and for matters connected therewith or ancillary thereto.

  9. Malta - - Law, Act

    Immigration (Amendment) Act, 2015 (XXXVI of 2015). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2015-12-04 | MLT-2015-L-101031

  10. Malta - - Law, Act

    Persons with Disability (Employment) (Amendment) Act, 2015 (XXII of 2015). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2015-07-24 | MLT-2015-L-101029

  11. Malta - - Law, Act

    Small Business (Amendment) Act, 2015 (XVIII of 2015). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2015-07-10 | MLT-2015-L-101030

  12. Malta - - Law, Act

    Gender Identity, Gender Expression and Sex Characteristics Act, 2015 (XI of 2015) (Cap. 540). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2015-04-14 | MLT-2015-L-101028

    AN ACT for the recognition and registration of the gender of a person and to regulate the effects of such a change, as well as the recognition and protection of the sex characteristics of a person.

  13. Malta - - Law, Act

    Victims of Crime Act, 2015 (IX of 2015). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2015-04-02 | MLT-2015-L-101027

    AN ACT to make provision for the rights, support and protection
    of victims, and for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto.

  14. Malta - - Law, Act

    Various Laws (Trade Union Membership of Disciplined Forces) Act, 2015 (IV of 2015). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2015-02-20 | MLT-2015-L-101025

    AN ACT to amend various laws to enable members of disciplined and similar forces and services to become members of trade unions and to make consequential, ancillary and transitory provisions for the said purpose.

  15. Malta - - Law, Act

    Youth Work Profession Act, 2014 (Act XX of 2014). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2014-06-17 | MLT-2014-L-97230

    An Act to make provision for the regulation of the youth work profession and to provide for matters connected therewith or ancillary thereto.

  16. Malta - - Law, Act

    Civil Unions Act, 2014 (Act No. IX of 2014). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2014-04-14 | MLT-2014-L-97242

    An Act to regulate civil unions and to provide for matters connected therewith or ancillary thereto.

  17. Malta - - International agreement

    Bilateral Agreement on Social Security between Malta and New Zealand Regulations (S.L. 318.23). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2013-12-01 | INT-2013-IA-97243

  18. Malta - - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Merchant Shipping (Maritime Labour Convention) Rules, 2013 [L.N. 145 of 2013] (S.234.51).

    Adoption: 2013-08-20 | MLT-2013-M-94496

    Made under the Merchant Shipping Act, the Rules apply to all Maltese seagoing ships wherever they are and to all other ships while they are in Maltese ports as determined by the Convention and to all seafarers serving onboard such ships with the exception of fishing vessels, ships of traditional build, small ships, yachts of non-commercial use and military ships. They implement the MLC 2006.

  19. Malta - - Law, Act

    Health Act [Act XI of 2013] (Cap. 528). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2013 | MLT-2013-L-94497

    An Act to regulate the entitlement to, and the quality of, healthcare services in Malta, to consolidate and reform the Government structures and entities responsible for Health and to provide for the rights of patients. Repeals the Department of Health (Constitution) Ordinance.

  20. Malta - - Law, Act

    Education (Amendment) Act, 2012 (Act No. XIII of 2012). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2012-07-13 | MLT-2012-L-90499

    Amends the Education Act (Cap. 327). In particular substitutes article 65 concerning the role of the Commission.

  21. Malta - - Law, Act

    Sustainable Development Act, 2012 (Act No. X of 2012). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2012-07-10 | MLT-2012-L-90497

    AN ACT to mainstream sustainable development across the workings of government, to raise awareness of sustainable development issues and practices across society and to promote the adoption thereof.

  22. Malta - - Law, Act

    Crimes Against the Environment Act, 2012 (Act No. XI of 2012) (Cap. 522). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2012-07-10 | MLT-2012-L-90498

    AN ACT to implement Directive 2008/99/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 19 November 2008 on the protection of the environment through criminal law.

  23. Malta - - Law, Act

    Equality for Men and Women (Amendment) Act, 2012 (Act No. IX of 2012). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2012-06-28 | MLT-2012-L-90496

    Amends article 2 concerning definitions for discrimination.

  24. Malta - - Law, Act

    Criminal Code (Amendment) Act, 2012 (Act No. VIII of 2012). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2012-06-26 | MLT-2012-L-90495

    Amends articles 82A, 82C, 83B, 222A, 251D, 352A of the Criminal Code as well as article 248 of the Press Act to modify the scope of application of discriminatory crimes to include "gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, colour, language, ethnic origin, religion or belief or political or other opinion,".

  25. Malta - - Law, Act

    European Union (Amendment) Act, 2012 (Act No. VII of 2012). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2012-06-22 | MLT-2012-L-90494

    Amends the Article 2(2) of the Act.

  26. Malta - - Law, Act

    Collective Proceedings Act, 2012 (Act No. VI of 2012). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2012-06-19 | MLT-2012-L-90493

    An act to enable the institution of collective proceedings for infringements of laws as may from time to time be designated in accordance with the provisions of the said Act and to provide for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto.

    The following is the list of Acts whereby collective proceedings may be instituted:
    I. Competition Act (Cap. 379), and Articles 101 or 102 of the TFEU
    II. Consumer Affairs Act (Cap. 378) and those Acts mentioned in article 111 of the Consumer Affairs Act
    III. Product Safety Act (Cap. 427)

  27. Malta - - Law, Act

    Malta Council for Economic and Social Development (Amendment) Act, 2012 (Act No. IV of 2012). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2012-05-08 | MLT-2012-L-90492

    Amends articles 4, 6 and 15 of the Principal Act. Substitutes article 6 with a new article concerning the establishment of a Civil Society Committee. Adds a new article 6A concerning the Gozo Regional Committee.

  28. Malta - - Law, Act

    Various Laws (Disability Matters) (Amendment) Act, 2012 (Act No. II of 2012). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2012-03-30 | MLT-2012-L-90490

    Part I amends the Code of Organization and Civil Procedure (Cap. 12) articles 187, 491, 519, 520, 521, 523, 747, 781 and 929 changing the wording of references to disabled persons, in particular those with mental disabilities.

    Part II amends the Civil Code (Cap. 16) articles 189, 190, 597, 752 (substitution in the case of minors, of persons with a mental disorder or other condition, which renders them incapable of managing their own affairs, or insane persons), 1034 (liability of person having charge of minor, or person with a mental disorder or other condition, which renders him incapable of managing his own affairs), 1035, 1036 and 1241.

    Part II amends the Equal Opportunities (Persons with Disability) Act (Cap. 413) articles 2, 5, 7, 8, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 20, 21, 22, 33A (new article entitled 'Proceedings instituted by third parties'), 34, 34A (new articled entitled 'Defendant to prove that there has been no breach of Act'), 35, 36 (Power of Minister to designate focal point).

  29. Malta - - Law, Act

    Social Security (Amendment) Act, 2012 (Act No. I of 2012). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2012-02-03 | MLT-2012-L-90489

    Makes amendments to the wording of articles 18, 23, 30, 58, 84, 86, 93, 98, 101, 106, 116, 131 and . Also adds a new article 61A concerning persons who have partaken of an early retirement as a result of a privatization process and 131A concerning competent authority for state-owned hostels for the care and welfare of persons with disability. Repeals and replaces article 94 concerning residents of state financed residential service that is a state-owned hostel for the care and welfare of persons with disability as well as article 116A concerning exemptions. Part II of the Fifth Schedule of the Principal Act is also repealed and replaced.

  30. Malta - - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Overtime Regulations (S.L. 452.110). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2012-01-31 | MLT-2012-R-94498

  31. Malta - - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Extension of Applicability to Service with Government (Employment Status) Regulations (S.L. 452.109). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2012-01-31 | MLT-2012-R-94499

  32. Malta - - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Employment Status National Standard Order (S.L. 452.108). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2012-01-31 | MLT-2012-R-94500

  33. Malta - - Law, Act

    Restorative Justice Act, 2011 (Act No. XXI of 2011). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2011-12-06 | MLT-2011-L-90486

    Part I - Preliminary
    Part II - Establishment and Functions of the Offender Assessment Board
    Part III - Establishment of the Parole Unit
    Part IV - Establishment and Functions of the Parole Board and Parole Procedure
    Part V - Remission and Establishment and Functions of the Remission Board
    Part VI - Establishment of the Victim Support Unit
    Part VII - Miscellaneous

    AN ACT to make provision for granting parole to prisoners and to provide other restorative justice measures at every stage of the criminal justice process and to provide for such matters ancillary or incidental thereto or connected therewith and to make amendments to other laws.

    Amends articles 11 and 586 of the Criminal Code concerning the payment of fines.

  34. Malta - - Law, Act

    Commissioner for Revenue Act, 2011 (Act No. XXII of 2011). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2011-12-06 | MLT-2011-L-90487

    AN ACT to make provision for the constitution of the office of Commissioner for Revenue. The Commissioner is responsible for the implementation of the following Acts:
    - Income Tax Act
    - Income Tax Management Act
    - Duty on Documents and Transfers Act
    - Monte di Pietà Act
    - Goldsmiths and Silversmiths Ordinance
    - Immovable Property (Acquisition by Non-Residents) Act
    - Value Added Tax Act
    - Eco-Contribution Act
    - Customs Ordinance
    - Import Duties Act
    - Excise Duty Act

  35. Malta - - Law, Act

    Protection of Minors (Registration) Act, 2011 (Act No. XXIII of 2011). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2011-12-06 | MLT-2011-L-90488

    AN ACT to provide for the registration of sexual offenders and other offenders who commit offences of serious violence.

  36. Malta - - Law, Act

    Council for Maltese Living Abroad Act, 2011 (Act No. XX of 2011). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2011-12-02 | MLT-2011-L-90485

    AN ACT to establish a Council for Maltese Living Abroad which shall have the function of protecting and promoting the rights and interests of Maltese living outside Malta, and to provide for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto.

    Adds a new article 20A to the Constitution of Malta.

  37. Malta - - Law, Act

    Retirement Pensions Act, 2011 (Act No. XVI of 2011). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2011-08-05 | MLT-2011-L-90484

    Part I - Preliminary
    Part II - Licensing and Recognition Requirements
    Part III - Application, Grant, Cancellation, Suspension, of Licences and Recognitions
    Part IV - Governance
    Part V - Other Requirements and General Provisions
    Part VI - Power to make Regulations
    Part VII - Regulatory and Investigatory Powers
    Part VIII - Appeals, Remedies, Sanctions and Confidentiality
    Part IX - Miscellaneous

    Repeals the Special Funds (Regulation) Act (Cap. 450).

    Amends the following:
    - Income Tax Act (Cap. 123) by adding a new article 56(23);
    - Trusts and Trustees Act (Cap. 331);
    - Companies Act (Cap. 386).

  38. Malta - - Law, Act

    Civil Code (Amendment) Act, 2011 (Act No. XIV of 2011). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2011-07-29 | MLT-2011-L-90483

    Amends the Civil Code (Cap. 16) article 3 and 54-57 concerning the parental obligation to provide financial support to children including in the case of separation. It also adds a new Sub-Title IV in Title I of Book First of the Civil Code concerning divorce.

  39. Malta - - Law, Act

    Building Regulation Act, 2011 (Act No. XII of 2011). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2011-07-01 | MLT-2011-L-90482

    Provides for matters relating to the construction of buildings and other matters connected therewith and to make consequential and other amendments. The Act establishes a Building Regulation Board, which inter alia, is to manage aspects of health and safety on building sites.

    The Act gives the Minister the power to amend, substitute or repeal any of Part V of the Code of Police Laws (Cap. 10).

    Repeals the whole of the Building (Price Control) Act (Cap. 288).

    This Act has been notified in terms of Directive 98/34/EC, as amended by Directive 98/48/EC, as transposed by the Notification Procedure Regulations, 2003.

  40. Malta - - Law, Act

    Small Business Act, 2011 (Act No. XI of 2011). - Legislation on-line in English

    Adoption: 2011-06-11 | MLT-2011-L-87056

    An Act to enhance the operational environment for medium and small enterprises in order to facilitate their setting up and growth. It seeks to identify those areas where the existing regulatory environment can be improved in order to provide solutions that will benefit enterprises and make it easier for them to operate. It further sets up the Enterprise Consultative Council and the College of Regulators, two advisory bodies, which aim to provide a forum for consultation and social dialogue, advise Government on challenges faced by the business enterprise, address grievances which emanate from the business enterprise and come up with remedial action.

  41. Malta - - Law, Act

    Protection of Children (Hague Convention) Act (Act XXI of 2010) (Cap. 507). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2010-12-14 | MLT-2010-L-86888

    To enable Malta to ratify the Hague Convention on jurisdiction, applicable law, recognition, enforcement and cooperation in respect of parental responsibility and measures for the protection of children concluded on the 19th
    October 1996.

  42. Malta - - Law, Act

    Environment and Development Planning Act (Act X of 2010) (Cap. 504). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2010-11-30 | MLT-2010-L-86887

    protects the environment, makes provision for the planning and management of development and for the establishment of an authority with powers to that effect and for matters connected therewith or ancillary thereto.

  43. Malta - - Law, Act

    Laws (Arbitration and Mediation Matters) (Amendment) Act, 2010. - Laws on line

    Adoption: 2010-07-02 | MLT-2010-L-86778

    Amends the Arbitration Act (Cap. 387), articles 4, 6, 8, 10, 20, 69A, 70, 70C, 71, 71A and 72 concerning procedures for arbitration. Also amends the Mediation Act (Cap. 474) article 2, 5, 6, 15, 17A, 20-24, 27, and 27A.

  44. Malta - - Law, Act

    Work Place (Minimum Health and Safety Requirements for the Protection of Workers from Risks resulting from Exposure to Artificial Optical Radiation) Regulations (L.N. No. 250 of 2010) (S.L. 424.32). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2010-04-30 | MLT-2010-L-86872

  45. Malta - - Law, Act

    Freedom of Information Act (Act XVI of 2008) (Cap. 496) - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2009-07-31 | MLT-2009-L-86886

    Part I - Preliminary and Declaration of Principles
    Part II - Submission and Handling of Requests for Information
    Part III - Access to Certain Documents
    Part IV - The Information and Data Protection Commissioner
    Part V - Conclusive Reasons for not disclosing Official Documents under this Act
    Part VI - Other Reasons for Withholding Official Information
    Part VII - Further Provisions

  46. Malta - - Law, Act

    Public Administration Act, 2009 (Act No. I of 2009) (Cap. 497). - Act on-line

    Adoption: 2009-02-03 | MLT-2009-L-86779

    PART I - DEFINITIONS AND DECLARATION OF PRINCIPLES
    PART II - THE PUBLIC SERVICE
    Title 1 - Organisation
    PART III - MERIT PROTECTION COMMISSION, AGENCIES AND GOVERNMENT ENTITIES
    Title 1 - The Merit Protection Commission
    Title 2 - Agencies
    Title 3- Government entities, boards and commissions
    PART IV - MISCELLANEOUS

  47. Malta - - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Telework National Standard Order (S.L. 452.104). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2008-11-28 | MLT-2008-R-94501

  48. Malta - - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Register of Part-time Employment Regulations (L.N. 354 of 2007) (S.L. 343.27). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2008-01-01 | MLT-2008-R-86861

    The purpose of these regulations is to contribute to the flexible organization of working time taking into account the needs of workers and employers.

  49. Malta - - Law, Act

    Voluntary Organisations Act (Act XXII of 2007) (Cap. 492). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2007-12-11 | MLT-2007-L-86885

    To regulate voluntary organisations and their administration.

  50. Malta - - Law, Act

    Foster Care Act (Act XVII of 2007) (Cap. 491). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2007-11-16 | MLT-2007-L-86884

    To make special provision for foster care and to make consequential and other amendments.

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