Links

Given below are links (were available) to the different Maltese Government Ministries and the areas which fall under the Ministry’s competences/portfolio:

Office of the Prime Minister
http://www.opm.gov.mt/

Cabinet Office; Internal Audit and Investigations; Public Administration; Centre for Development, Research and Training; Strategic Policy Coordination; Management Efficiency Unit; Information; Coordination of Planning, Policy and Priorities; Malta Environment and Planning Authority; Government Printing Press; Lands; Joint Office; Courts of Justice ; Attorney General’s Office; Notary to Government.

Ministry for European Affairs and Implementation of the Electoral Manifesto

Relations with the European Union; EU Internal Coordination; EU Presidency 2017; EU Funds and Programmes.

Ministry for Foreign Affairs
http://www.mfa.gov.mt/

Relations with Foreign and Commonwealth Countries; Relations with International Organizations and Institutions; International Economic Relations; Maltese Communities Abroad.

Ministry for Tourism

Tourism; Tourism Studies; Cultural Heritage; Restoration; Airport; Culture and the Arts; National Orchestra; Theatres; Valletta 2018; Local Government.

Ministry for Education and Employment
http://www.education.gov.mt/

Childcare and Early Education;  Compulsory Education; Higher Education (including MCAST); Life-long Learning; Examinations; Public Libraries; Employment and Training; Research and Innovation; Science and Technology Policy; Youth; Sport and Sport Complexes; National Library; National Archives.

Ministry for Sustainable Development, the Environment and Climate Change
http://www.msdec.gov.mt/

Climate Change Policy; Environmental Policy; Waste Management Strategy; National Parks, Afforestation and the Countryside; Rural Development; Agriculture; Horticulture; Fisheries; Aquaculture; Animal Welfare; Veterinary Services

Ministry for Transport and Infrastructure
http://www.mti.gov.mt/

Manufacturing and Servicing; Construction and Maintenance; Cleansing; Coordination of Major Government Projects; Internal Transport; Roads; Coordination of Road Building, Maintenance and Landscaping; Oil Exploration; Internal and Maritime Transport, and Ports.

Ministry for Gozo
http://www.mgoz.gov.mt/

Gozo Affairs (excluding Health services and Education)

Ministry for Social Dialogue, Consumer Affairs and Civil Liberties

Social Dialogue; Civil Liberties; Equality; Data Protection; Non-Governmental and Voluntary Organizations; Competition and Consumer Affairs; Medicines Authority; Industrial and Employment Relations.

Ministry for the Economy, Investment and Small Business
http://www.meib.gov.mt/

External Trade; Industry; Investment Promotion; Malta Enterprise; Government Investments; Small Business and the Self-Employed; Cooperatives; Trade Services; Maritime Policy and Promotion; Ports; Maritime Affairs; Promotion of Financial Services; Information and Communication Strategy; Digital Economy.

Ministry for the Family, Children’s Rights and Social Solidarity
http://www.family.gov.mt/

Social Policy; Family Policy; Child Policy; Social Housing; Social Security; Pensions; Solidarity Services; Policy concerning Persons with Disability; Elderly; Community Care.

Ministry for Home Affairs and National Security
http://mhas.gov.mt/

Defense; Armed Forces; Police; Immigration; Airport Security; Correctional Services; Probation and Parole; Civil Protection; Citizenship and Expatriate Affairs; Central Visa Unit; National Identity Management including: Public Registry, Civil Registration, ID Cards, Passports and Land Registry; Broadcasting; Public Broadcasting Services.

Ministry for Finance
http://www.mfin.gov.mt/

Economic Policy; Budget Office; The Treasury; Inland Revenue; Indirect Taxation; Customs and Excise; Contracts; Financial Services Regulation; Malta Statistics Authority; Relations with Central Bank.

Ministry for Energy and the Conservation of Water
http://www.mecw.gov.mt/

Development of Alternative Energy Sources; Energy Policy; Malta Resources Authority; Enemalta Corporation; Water Policy; Water Services Corporation.

Ministry for Health
http://www.ehealth.gov.mt/

Health Services Regulation and Standards; Health Services; Occupational Health and Safety.

Central Bank of Malta
http://www.centralbankmalta.org

The Central Bank of Malta was established by the Central Bank of Malta Act on 17 April 1968. On 1 May 2004 the Bank joined the European System of Central Banks (ESCB) and on 1 January 2008 it became part of the Eurosystem.

Malta Communication Authority
http://www.mca.org.mt

The Malta Communication Authority (MCA) is the statutory body responsible for the regulation of the electronic communications sector (telecommunications, radiocommunications and broadcasting transmission), e-commerce and the postal sector.

Malta Council for Economic and Social Development
http://www.mcesd.org.mt

The Malta Council for Economic and Social Development (MCESD) is an advisory council that issues opinions and recommendations to the Maltese government on matters of economic and social relevance


Malta Council for Science and Technology

http://www.mcst.gov.mt

Malta Council for Science and Technology (MCST) is the national advisory body to Government on science and technology policy. The MCST is also the national agency responsible for the management of the local RTDI programme, as well as the national contact organisation for the Seventh Framework Programme (FP7), the European Union Funding programme for R&D.

Malta Enterprise
http://www.maltaenterprise.com

Malta Enterprise is the agency responsible for the promotion of foreign investment and industrial development in Malta.

Planning Authority
https://www.pa.org.mt/

The Malta Planning Authority (PA) is the national agency responsible for land use planning and environmental regulation in Malta.

Malta Financial Services Authority
http://www.mfsa.com.mt

The Malta Financial Services Authority (MFSA) is the single regulator for financial services activities in Malta. It regulates and supervises credit and financial institutions, investment, trust and insurance business and also houses the country’s Companies Registry.

Malta Resources Authority
http://www.mra.org.mt

The Malta Resources Authority is a public corporate body with regulatory responsibilities relating to water, energy and mineral resources in the Maltese Islands.

National Statistics Office
http://www.nso.gov.mt

The National Statistics Office (NSO) is responsible for the collection, compilation, analysis and publication of a wide range of statistical information and related matters.

Malta Stock Exchange
http://www.borzamalta.com.mt

The Malta Stock Exchange oversees the trading of a handful of important stocks and is the marketplace for Malta’s bond market.

Malta Tourism Authority
http://www.mta.com.mt

The Malta Tourism Authority (MTA) is the tourism industry’s regulator and motivator and the country’s brand promoter. The Authority maintains and manages meaningful partnerships with all tourism stakeholders.

Malta Transport Authority
http://www.transport.gov.mt/

Transport Malta is the Government Authority responsible for aviation, maritime and land transport.

Finance Malta
http://www.financemalta.org

Finance Malta is the public-private initiative set up to promote Malta ‘s International Financial Centre.

Chamber of Advocates
http://www.avukati.org

The Malta Chamber of Advocates represents the corps of advocates admitted to the Bar of Malta.  It is recognized at law as the consultative and participatory representative of advocates in matters related to the organization and administration of justice.

Chamber of Engineers
http://www.coe.org.mt

The Chamber of Engineers is the local organization catering for the interests of Maltese Professional Engineers.

General Retailers and Trade Union
http://www.grtu.org.mt

Association of General Retailers and Traders is Malta’s national organization of independent private businesses. Established in 1948 originally as a shop-owners union, today GRTU represents the widest cross section of proprietor managed enterprises in Malta.

Malta Chamber of Commerce, Enterprise and Industry
http://www.maltachamber.org.mt

Malta Chamber of Commerce provides a central, national organization for the representation, promotion and protection of all members’ interests, as well as acting as an authoritative medium of communication between members’ sectors, Government, and the EU. The Malta Chamber also aims to establish and support initiatives which lead to the establishment of new business ventures and employment opportunities.

Malta American Chamber of Commerce
http://www.amcham-malta.org

The American Chamber of Commerce in Malta is a private, non-profit, bilateral economic organization that represents the interests of its American and Maltese members.

The Small Business Administration
www.sba.gov

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) dedicates its energy and resources to providing support to small businesses and small-business owners across the United States. SBA helps businesses across the country through Capital, Contracts and Counseling.

The Overseas Private Investment Corporation
www.opic.gov

The Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC) is America’s development finance institution, solving critical world challenges by delivering finance innovations that help ambitious U.S. businesses successfully enter, grow and compete in emerging markets.

The U.S. Export-Import Bank
www.exim.gov

Ex-Im Bank is the official export-credit agency of the United States. This independent federal government agency helps to create and maintain U.S. jobs by financing the sales of U.S. exports, primarily to emerging markets throughout the world, providing loan guarantees, export-credit insurance and direct loans.

The Millennium Challenge Corporation
www.mcc.gov

The Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) is an innovative and independent U.S. foreign aid agency that is helping lead the fight against global poverty. MCC forms partnerships with some of the world’s poorest countries, that are committed to: good governance; economic freedom; and investments in their citizens.  MCC provides these countries with large-scale grants to fund country-led solutions for reducing poverty through sustainable economic growth.