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Reference No.

Project title


Publication date

Deadline for submission of comments
EA00004/20​ ​Redevelopment of Mellieha Bay Hotel ​Triq il-Marfa, Ghadira, Mellieha​ 0​7/02/2020 ​08/03/2020
​PA 02454/19​ ​Outline application to excavate three floors below existing level, and construction of basement level -3 garage for 380 cars, basement level -2 for storage in conjunction with Pama Supermarket and formation of underground link to existing Pama stores, basement level -1 retail class 4B, ground floor (road level) entrance lobby building and landscaped garden over development and new vehicular entrance to Pama Supermarket from Pantar Road. ​Site at, Triq Pantar, Mosta. ​06/02/2020 ​07/03/2020
PA 08969/19​​ ​​​Demolition of existing structures, ramp, gates, rubble and boundary walls. Uprooting and planting trees. Proposed rehabilitation of disused soft stone quarry, including filling of same and landscaping works. Proposed construction of old peoples home ( class 2A ) that comprises of basement (level -1 ), three floors (levels 0,1,2) above ground and roof structures at level 3. The basement level consists of a car park having 137 parking spaces, 6 accessible parking spaces and 1 accessible van space, an unloading/loading area, kitchen, dining areas and ancillary facilities. Level 0 consists of a reception area, lounge, multi purpose hall, accommodation (42-2-bedded guest rooms ) and ancillary facilities. It also includes a wandering garden, other gardens and a parking space, a space for a fire truck and minibuses, ramps leading to the basement level and a security room. Level 1 consists of a staff area, lounge, accommodation ( 42-2- bedded guestrooms) chapel and ancillary facilities. The roof level is an area for services.​ ​SM61, Triq il-Belt Valletta, Mqabba​ ​04/02/2020 ​05/03/2020
​​​PA 0457​6/19 ​Relocation of kerbside fuel station MRA/KPRS/105 from Pjazza San Nikola - Siggiewi to a site on Triq Mons.Mikiel Azzopardi - Siggiewi and construction of servicing garage at basement, ancillary office and shop Class 4B, car wash, ATM and landscaping at ground floor level. ​Triq Mons. Mikiel Azzopardi, Siggiewi​ ​07/01/2020 ​​​​​​06/02/2020
PA 07288/19​ ​Mining of ex Luqa Landfill in order to lower the existing levels to prepare site for extension of Industrial estate and new sports facilities. ​Luqa Park, Triq Valletta, Luqa. ​30/10/2019 ​29/11/2019
​​PA 02943/19​​ ​It is proposed to demolish existing Hotel and Construct a new Class 3B Hotel having 405 Rooms, 2 Class 4D Restaurant, 1 Class 4C Bars & ancillary facilities including an indoor pool, gym, parking area and conference facilities. ​Ramla Bay Resort, Triq ir-Ramla tal-Bir, Marfa, Mellieha. ​ ​18/09/2019 ​18/10/2019
​​PA 03816/18​​ ​​Proposed internal addition to existing factory including a Bio. Diesel Production unit and an extension to the existing factory including a Bio. Plant with PV Panels on the roof ​​HHF29, Hal Far, Qasam Industrijali, Birzebbuga, Malta​ ​06/09/2019 ​06/10/2019
​PA 1892/19

PA 0055/17
To demolish the Go-Exchange building and excavate same site. To construct a 23 storey multi-purpose block housing 92 residential apartments, a hotel (Class 3B), swimming pool and amenities, retail (Class 4B), office (Class 4A) spaces and public open spaces. To restore and refurbish the underground vaults housing a Spa and extend the approved underground car park. To reorganise uses approved in PA 6955/17 to incorporate the addition of a residential floor at level 31, an amenity floor at level 32, a bar and swimming pools at roof level; resulting in an increase in the approved height of 8.11m to reach an overall height of 121.06m above street level, the re-organisation of approved uses and lowering the height of the podium to 4 storeys.

To demolish the Go-Exchange Building and excavate the site as part of the phase 1 works forming part of the Mercury Towers Project. To demolish the Go-Exchange Building and excavate the site as part of the phase 1 works forming part of the Mercury Towers Project. 

​​​Mercury House Site and Go-Exchange Building, Triq San Gorg, Triq Sant Andrija, Triq Elija Zammit, Triq Gdida, fi Triq Sant' Andrija, San Giljan​ ​05/09/2019 ​05/10/2019
​PA 03252/19​ ​Relocation of exisitng Savina fuel station in Victoria, Gozo (License No. MRA/K-PRS26) with a new fuel station in Birzebbuga Malta including car wash, class 4D shop, mechanical Shop, tyre service vulcanizer garage and valeting garage. ​Site at (Field), Triq Hal Far, Birzebbuga​ ​19/06/2019 ​18/07/2019
​​PA 09307/18​​ ​To relocate existing petrol station at Testaferrata Street, Ta’ Xbiex to new Petrol Station including workshop retail shop Class 4B, offices and staff facilities and car wash.​ ​Ta' San Martin, Triq l-Imdina, Attard, Malta​. ​18/04/2019 ​18/05/2019
EA 00014/19​ ​Fino Offices and Showrooms ​​Mriehel, Malta​ ​15/04/2019 ​14/05/2019
PA 04710/18 ​Proposed demolition of existing hotel and excavation of site. Proposed construction of two levels of below ground car parking facilities, a chapel, a beach lido with pool consisting of catering facilities (Class 4D) , and a mixed use development consisting of commercial spaces at ground floor (mix of Class 4C, Class 4B and Class 3C) with 12 storeys of overlying residential units (Class 1A) and a 13 storeys high hotel (Class 3B) with roof top restaurant (Class 4D) at penthouse level and outdoors pools. Extension of the landscaped area around Torri San Tumas to create a public park and construction of a Public Open space at ground floor above the proposed parking as an extension of the existing promenade. Site at, Jerma Hotel, Triq is-Salini, Marsascala, Malta​ ​13/02/2019 15/03/2019​
EA 000057/18​   ​Development of a Waste to Energy Facility, to operate in conjunction with other waste management operations within the Maghtab Environmental Complex. ​Site within the Maghtab Environmental Complex. ​30/11/2018 ​05/01/2019
PA 02470/16 ​Demolition of existing dwellings and construction of phase one of comprehensive project including excavation and construction of underground parking.​ ​​​Site at, Triq Santu Wistin /, Triq Sant Andrija, San Giljan, Malta ​16/10/2018 ​​14/11/2018
PA 02467/16​ ​To demolish existing building, excavation of site. Consolidation of existing structures and construction of old people's home (class 2a). (Site covered by outline permit PA 05998/05).​ ​Site at Buskett Forest Aparthotel, Triq ta' Sabbat, Ta' Sabbat, Dingli, Malta​​ ​04/09/2018 ​04/10/2018
EA 00018/16​ ​Malta-Gozo Tunnel ​Malta, Gozo 16/07/2018​ ​15/08/2018
PA 01820/18​ ​Sand Replenishment of Ghadira Bay, including the construction of a wave deflection and related Marine works. ​Il-Bajja tal-Mellieha, Triq il-Qammieh and, Triq l-Marfa, Ghadira, Mellieha, Malta. ​27/06/2018 26/07/2018​
​PA 08757/17​

​Construction of the Malta-Italy gas pipeline EU Project of Common Interest, including a terminal station at DPS, an onshore HDD route through Delimara Peninsula and the laying of an offshore 22” diameter pipeline extending up to Gela, Sicily. ​Delimara Power Station and offshore route within the Malta Territorial Waters, Delimara, Marsaxlokk, Malta​ ​29/01/2018 28/02/2018​

PA 02910/16​

Construction of an elderly residence

Triq Hal-Luqa, Luqa, Malta



​​PA 05987/08​  ​Construction of fuel station and ancillary facilities at Triq Dun Karm, L-Iklin Triq Dun Karm, L-Iklin​​ ​N/A N/A

EA 00001/12

Beach replenishement project with ancilliary facilities


Site at Ir-Ramla Tal-Pwales, Xatt il-Pwales, San Pawl il-Bahar, Malta


PA 04905/10 ​Development of coastal defences against wave incidence on shore for Marsalforn Bay including: beach nourishment; construction of groin; upgrade of storm water channel and construction of submerged breakwater.​ ​Site at, Marsalforn Bay, Marsalforn, Zebbug (Gozo), Gozo.​ ​26/08/2011 ​16/09/2011