In this section, one can find details of archived public consultations that have been carried out during an EIA process of a particular case. For further information on concluded cases, kindly click here.

Reference No. Project Title Location Consultation Start Date Consultation End Date Consultation Start Date Consultation End Date
PA 01892/19 & PA 00055/17 (i) PA 1892/19 – To demolish the Go-Exchange building and excavate site to accommodate an entertainment arena, an extension to the existing car park and back of house facilities approved in PA 6955/17, and to construct a 9 storey (29m) residential block with retail (class 4B) facilities on the lower floors and a swimming pool at roof level. The redesign of the podium to include a 19- storey hotel (Class 3B), as an extension to the approved hotel. To restore and refurbish the underground vaults housing the Hotel Spa. To reorganise the uses in the approved main residential tower to incorporate the addition of a residential floor at level 31, an amenity floor at level 32 and receded roof structure capping the building. The resulting overall height is 121.66m above street level. (ii) PA 0055/17 – 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 05/07/2020 05/08/2020
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 15/03/2020 15/04/2020
PA/06044/17 Demolition of the existing Grand Hotel Verdala and its proposed redevelopment to achieve a better skyline and urban setting. The development consists of class 1 residential units, class 4B ancillary retail use and class 3B 5 star Spa Hotel.​ Former Grand Hotel Verdala, Triq Inguanez across, Triq Ir-Rghajja, Rabat, Malta 20/06/2018 20/07/2018 13/05/2019 12/06/2019
PA/08089/19 To sanction changes from approved permits PA04236/08, DN/01094/18, DN00624/16; to change use approved in DN/01094/18 from general manufacturing (class 5B) to production of Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (API); to replace parking layout approved in PA03638/18 with waste containment area and including changes to landscaping; changes to boundary wall and access gates and extension of external warehouses. Site, at Ħal Far, Birzebbugia, Malta​ 12/03/2019 12/04/2019
PA/09890/17 Proposed junction upgrading and road widening to existing roads and construction of new schemed road​. Site at Several streets including and adjoining, Triq l-Imdina, Triq iz-Zaghfran, Triq Tumas Chetcuti, Triq Ferdinandu Inglott, Triq Haz-Zebbug, Triq In-Nutar Zarb, Triq Il-Belt Valletta, Triq Oliver Agius, Vjal Ir-Royal Malta Artillery, Triq L-Intornjatur, Qrib Sant' Anton, Vjal De Paule, Attard, Malta. 31/08/2018 30/09/2018 17/01/2019 20/02/2019
PA/04811/19 Proposed North Aquaculture Zone intended to relocate tuna farms in the North of Malta for a total biomass of approximately 5,000 tonnes of fish Sikka il-Bajda, Il-Bahar Mediterran, Mellieha 28/03/2017 18/04/2017 07/01/2019 06/02/2019
PA/05732/17 Outline Permit – Demolition of existing licensed explosives factory & re-development onto Eco-spa & resort Class 3A. Development includes excavation of site for accommodation of facilities. Pulvic Explosives Factory, off Triq il-Qaws, Dingli, Il-Qaws, Rabat, Malta​ 28/03/2018 27/04/2018 26/11/2018 07/01/2019
PA/02175/18 Proposal to consolidate temporary tuna farming area at a parcel of sea approximately 5 kilometers from the shore (in general area approved for PA 3072/17 and PA 5858/17) for a total biomass of 3,300 tonnes of fish.​ Site off Sikka l-Bajda, Sikka l-Bajda, San Pawl il-Bahar 09/02/2018 11/03/2018 28/07/2018 03/09/2018
PA/01029/18 Excavation of site to sea level and construction of mixed use development consisting of the following elements: Underground car park on three levels, a commercial complex ( including Class 4B, 4C , 4D) over two partially below ground levels and with a frontage onto the existing Laguna Walk, an elevated residents plaza with communal pool and landscaping, and an overlying residential complex on eleven floors Plots 3 & 4, Smart City, Ricasoli, Kalkara, Malta​ 19/02/2018 21/03/2018 29/05/2018 28/06/2018
PA/09407/17 Amendments to PA 02135/94 for the Manoel Island Master Plan, including: Change in building configuration and increase in open spaces to achieve a better balance between built-up and open area, Reduction of 8,000 sq.m floor area of already approved development resulting from a decrease in massing, increase in residential component, decrease in commercial component and removal of offices, Re-design of access to Manuel Island and re-organisation of parking areas and berthing facilities, Alterations to breakwater to include a Helipad and Restoration of the existing Pay Office and Guard House.​ ​​Manoel Island, Gżira, Malta 03/11/2017 26/11/2017 18/05/2018 17/06/2018
PA/07807/16 Proposed relocation of kerb-side fuel station and ancillary services (duly licensed) at 6, Valley Road Msida to site in Triq l-Imdina, Attard. Site at, Triq L-Imdina, Attard, Malta 02/05/2017 23/05/2017 03/04/2018 03/05/2018
PA/00977/17 Upgrading of the primary water network between Ta` Qali reservoir, San Gwann reservoir and Pembroke reverse osmosis plant via a proposed underground tunnel. ​Underground Tunnel Node 1 Att​ard, Node 2 Naxxar, Part between Mosta (Pantar Area). Nodes 3 & 4 Iklin, Nodes 5, 5b & 6 San Gwann, between Node 6 & 7 Swieqi, Node No.8 through Pembroke to Water Reverse Osmosis Plant off, Triq Il-Mediterran, Pembroke, Malta. 22/03/2018 22/04/2018 22/03/2018 22/04/2018
PA/02335/07 Relocation of kerbside pump and construction of ancillary office and servicing garage, car wash and landscaping Site at, Triq Burmarrad, Burmarrad 29/04/2016 24/05/2016 20/02/2018 23/03/2018
PA/03782/16 The proposed development consists of a 125 bedroom hotel Class 3B, amenities and semi-basement parking / service level inline with the brief guidelines stated in “Marsaxlokk inner harbour area environment and development brief” public consultation draft 2014. Hunters Tower Restaurant, Triq Il- Wilga, Marsaxlokk, Malta​ 21/02/2017 14/03/2017 02/02/2018 03/03/2018
PA/03347/16 Proposed construction of petrol station and auto repair and maintenance centre instead of an existing open storage yard. Site at L-Andar Ta' Fuq, Triq Valletta, Mqabba, Malta. 05/08/2016 26/08/2016 24/01/2018 24/02/2018
PA/02906/16 Retention of the historic existing facades of the Fort Cambridge barracks building and demolition of the existing southwest facade and internal structure . proposed excavation and construction of a new high-rise hotel Class 3B including all ancillary facilities and amenities. Site at, Triq Tigne c/w, Triq Il- Ponta Ta' Dragut, Sliema, Malta. 04/12/2015 04/01/2016 23/01/2018 23/02/2018
PA/03807/17 Proposed City Centre multi-use development, including 5 Star Hotel (464 rooms) Class 3B, 162 residences, commercial office space (Class 4A), shopping mall (Class 4B) & restaurants (Class 4C and 4D) and basement car park’ Former ITS Site, Wesghet George Portanier & Wesghet Lewis V. Farrugia 30/04/2017 21/05/2017 12/01/2018 12/02/2018
PA/05448/16 To regularise site and construction of petrol service station, car wash, ATM and signs Site at Triq Tal-Balal, Iklin, Malta 06/02/2017 27/02/2017 12/11/2017 04/12/2017
PA/05477/16 Proposed Fuel Service Station, including ground floor Class 4B shop, Tyre Service Garage, VRT Garage, ATM, Car Wash Facilities, storage at first floor level and installation of PV panels at roof level​ Site at, Triq Hal Qormi, Luqa, Malta 19/02/2017 12/03/2017 09/09/2017 30/09/2017
PA/02523/16 Creation of business park consisting of 7 blocks of class 4a offices, over 5 storeys with landscaped courtyards & a multi-level car park for 689 vehicles underlying class 4a offices at top level. including demolition of existing buildings but retaining screen facade (listed grade 2). The Brewery, Triq Notabile and, Triq San Gwakkin, Birkirkara, Malta 01/05/2016 23/05/2016 22/03/2017 12/04/2017