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'.

Tribunal consents to replacement  of an old fuel tank
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A planning application seeking the replacement of an ‘old fuel...
Applicant decides to scale down proposal at appeals stage
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After appealing the decision before the Environment and Planning Review...
Birzebbugia two-storey UCA dwelling granted extension
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The extension permit was granted on appeal after the Planning Commission had...
A ‘girna’ and an agricultural room given the green light
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After noting that the illegal room was situated close to the girna, the...
ODZ semi-detached dwelling next to a winery refused
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The Tribunal held that the proposal would not result in an environmental...
Request for billboards turned down
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The fact that Transport Malta had not objected to the proposal could not be...
Fuel depot outside development zones refused
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Although the proposed activity could not be located in a residential area, the...
Wall should be raised to ensure privacy
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Green light for demolition of an existing store and construction of a...