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'.

Nine-square metre extension refused
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The Planning Commission had rejected a planning application ‘to sanction...
Fixed structure in front garden granted planning permission
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Tribunal held that fixed structures in front gardens were acceptable in such...
Permit issued before enforcement notice
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The applicant was already in possession of a previous permit for the...
Changes to construction health and safety regulations
The domestic client is not exonerated from taking all the necessary measures to...
Bee breeding station sanctioned without proposed extensions
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A planning application seeking the sanctioning of ‘changes’ and...
Local Plan heights are consistent with the SPED
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The Tribunal conceded that the proposed building envelope was in line with the...
Permission revoked due to false declaration of ownership
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A summary planning application for the  ‘proposed sanctioning of...
Permission to extend area for tables and chairs denied
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The catering establishment is located adjacent to other similar outlets...