Environmental Permitting Services

ERA is responsible for issuing permits in three different streams - Industrial, Nature and Waste Management. These are required in order to safeguard the environment from impacts arising from activities

For further information on different permitting streams click on the links below or contact the ERA using info@era.org.mt or phone 2292 3500 during office hours:

  1. Industrial Permitting: This includes a system of notifications, General Binding Rules (GBRS), Environmental Permits (EPs) and IPPC permits for industrial operations of varying scales;
  2. Nature Permitting: These are permits related to activities in Protected Sites, activities on protected species and access to genetic information of species. These permits are issued as GBRs and full Nature Permits(NPs); and
  3. Waste Management Permitting: Includes a number of permits and notifications dealing with movements of waste and registrations of schemes on waste management.