Dr Robert Musumeci is a warranted advocate and a perit. He also holds a Masters Degree in Conservation Technology in Masonry Buildings.

He is the founding partner of the architectural firm RMPERITI and prior to being admitted to the Maltese Bar in 2016, he had practiced as a perit since 1998. He is a former chairperson of the Building Industry Consultative Council (BICC) and presently holds the post of advisor within the office of the Prime Minister of Malta. Dr Musumeci was directly involved in the reforms which led to Malta Environment and Planning Authority’s demerger and the establishment of the new Lands Authority in 2016.

Dr Musumeci has published several academic articles related to planning legislation. He was selected by the Faculty of Laws (University of Malta) for the prize of Best Doctor of Laws Thesis Award 2016 for his thesis entitled 'The Development Planning Act 2016 - A critical Appraisal'.

Hondoq proposal to be reassessed in view of procedural error
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On the 30th June 2016, the Planning Board refused permission for a...
Permission denied due to subsisting illegal use
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Evidence showed that commercial activity within extension had persisted
Kirkop warehouses justified on Thematic Objective 12
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A development application contemplating warehouse construction close to the...
Decision to be taken following inspection of Heritage Board
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Applicant contended that the Authority may choose to deviate from the exact...
Residence to dairy producer permitted
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Livestock farmer sought planning permission for the “construction of a...
Permission for shooting academy turned down
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New development, which takes up fresh land, notwithstanding the location of the...
Permission for stables turned dwelling is denied
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“The Tribunal was not convinced that a dwelling had existed on site”
Permission to repair punctures issued following Court direction
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There was no evidence to suggest that applicant would make use of pneumatic...