When permission is requested on site with illegalities
The Commission turned down the said application of an agricultural field situated outside the development zone of Marsascala after it held that the site was characterised by a...
Manual tile production allowed  in basement garage
The Tribunal ordered the Authority to issue the permit subject to applicant having to install a noise absorbing enclosure and anti-vibration mountings so as to ensure that the...
Applicant asked to provide design transition solution

The Commission has given the applicant the opportunity to submit fresh...

The Commission has given the applicant the opportunity...

Material considerations come into play

The proposal was rejected after the Planning Board thought that it was in breach of Urban Objective 2 which seeks to improve the townscape and environment in...

The proposal was rejected after the Planning Board thought...

Material considerations come into play

The Planning Commission held that the case officer was wrong to assert that the proposal would result in a loss of parking 

The Planning Commission held that the case officer was...

Capping the number of one bedroom units

At issue was a planning application which envisaged the sanctioning of various internal alterations to a groundfloor level maisonette which led to its...

At issue was a planning application which envisaged the...

Historic garden to be excavated for Naxxar hotel development

The development will see the excavation of the present tree-filled garden to...

The development will see the excavation of the present...

Permit issued after Superintendence of Cultural Heritage withdraws concerns

The Tribunal noted that appellant had indeed secured a conditional no objection from the Superintendent during the pendency of appeal proceedings. Against this...

The Tribunal noted that appellant had indeed secured a...

Structural changes approved in Mdina

A 2008 planning application for the sanctioning of “alterations and mezzanine[e] floor constructed in hollow section[s] and covered in timber” in a Grade 1...

A 2008 planning application for the sanctioning of...

Tribunal refuses to delve into ‘civil matters’

A development permit for the conversion of two maisonettes into one large...

A development permit for the conversion of two maisonettes...

Portomaso extension ‘overturned’

A development proposal “to construct apartments, parking, natural sea water swimming pool and a roof garden” adjacent to Portomaso complex (in St...

A development proposal “to construct apartments, parking,...

Tribunal gives green light to swimming pools

A 2012 planning application for the construction of four swimming pools was...

A 2012 planning application for the construction of four...

Tribunal gives green light to swimming pools

A 2012 planning application for the construction of four swimming pools was...

A 2012 planning application for the construction of four...

Increase in footprint sanctioned for structural reasons

A Xaghra, Gozo, an application for the sanctioning of various structural works...

A Xaghra, Gozo, an application for the sanctioning of...

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Tribunal gives green light to dwelling instead of abandoned farm

A development application entitled ‘To replace an abandoned pre-1992 farm...

A development application entitled ‘To replace an...

Tribunal takes note of precedent and GSB decision

A planning application “to subdivide an apartment into two units” was...

A planning application “to subdivide an apartment into...

Approval in a Natura 2000 site subject to prior assessment

A development application entitled “to construct agricultural store and...

A development application entitled “to construct...

Tribunal orders MEPA to change the local plan

An outline development application entitled ‘To Demolish existing...

An outline development application entitled ‘To Demolish...

Tribunal consents to extra floors in settlement

A 2008 planning application entitled ‘To construct an additional stairwell...

A 2008 planning application entitled ‘To construct an...

Tribunal approves billboard following court ruling

A 2010 development application for the installation of a permanent billboard in...

A 2010 development application for the installation of a...