‘Rotten planning regime’ favouring developers unchanged despite PM’s pledge
NGOs call on Prime Minister to change planning appeals system as no sign of promised reform despite reform pledge made in 2023
New Mdina guesthouse project seeks rooftop pool
UNESCO technical committee had proposed a ban on rooftop pools in Mdina
San Blas ruins want ‘room with a view’ PA permit

Applicant wants rebuilding of countryside ruin overlooking picturesque San Blas...

Applicant wants rebuilding of countryside ruin overlooking...

Corinthia Group seeks permit to develop Marsa match factory site

Marsa match factory development to include car park, large retail outlet set on...

Marsa match factory development to include car park, large...

PA ignores Ombudsman by pressing on with heights increase

While some pre-election carrots fell onto the laps of environmentalists and...

While some pre-election carrots fell onto the laps of...

Endangered turtle species nesting site discovered at Golden Bay

The loggerhead turtle is classified as a globally endangered species by the...

The loggerhead turtle is classified as a globally...

Ħal Far industrial site to be rezoned as Natura 2000 buffer for low-impact sports

PA wants to “keep harmful industrial development as distant as possible from the area of high environmental value”

PA wants to “keep harmful industrial development as...

NGOs opposing Comino redevelopment vow to keep up legal challenge

Court of Appeal turns down environmental NGOs’ appeal over the adequacy...

Court of Appeal turns down environmental NGOs’ appeal...

Residents’ groups frustrated at public encroachments want meeting with PM

Moviment Graffitti and resident groups are demanding an end to private business encroachments on public walkways

Moviment Graffitti and resident groups are demanding an end...

Developers GAP seek more apartments on Zonqor site

GAP Projects Limited has presented a planning application aimed at increasing...

GAP Projects Limited has presented a planning application...

Guesthouses for south pile up on PA caseload

Despite studies pointing at an over-supply of hotel accommodation, applications...

Despite studies pointing at an over-supply of hotel...

FKNK releases more barn owls into the wild at Buskett

Hunting organisation FKNK to monitor newly introduced barn owls in the wild as...

Hunting organisation FKNK to monitor newly introduced barn...

Floriana Pinetum gardens to be turned into ‘family-friendly’ destination

Social ministry’s agency to develop children’s play area and cafeteria, with park management operation

Social ministry’s agency to develop children’s...

Four-star hotel approved in Villa St Ignatius

Objectors denounce breach of local plan which specifically does not allow...

Objectors denounce breach of local plan which specifically...

Din l-Art Ħelwa appeals for objections to PA policy that increases heights beyond local plans

DLH warns PA policy amendment would increase crowding and congestion

DLH warns PA policy amendment would increase crowding...

Qrendi farmland earmarked for five-storey block

A planning application has been presented for the development of 48 apartments...

A planning application has been presented for the...

Xemxija residents call on Abela to safeguard Xemxija garigue from construction

A group of over 150 Xemxija residents, mainly from the Xemxija Heights area, sent the open letter calling on the government to safeguard a site of relatively...

A group of over 150 Xemxija residents, mainly from the...

Mqabba tarmac plant application formally withdrawn

Plans for an asphalt plant just 500 metres away from people’s homes in...

Plans for an asphalt plant just 500 metres away from...

PA set to approve Stivala’s rooftop lido extension

A Planning Authority case officer is recommending the regularisation of an...

A Planning Authority case officer is recommending the...

Baia beach club set to get rooftop seating area

Case officer recommends approval of rooftop seating area on the Armier lido...

Case officer recommends approval of rooftop seating area on...