Illegal road to Gharb fireworks factory could be widened
A country road illegally widened in recent years could be widened even further to facilitate access to a firework factory in Gharb
Plans for Chinese embassy on 19,000 sqm site presented
Despite being 280 metres from a special area of conservation, parts of the embassy will rise to five floors  
Hunters’ Tower restaurant in Marsaxlokk to make way for hotel after permit approved

All Planning Authority board members have voted in favour of a 112-room hotel that will replace an existing restaurant on ODZ land in Marsaxlokk

All Planning Authority board members have voted in favour...

Lia sixth-floor Valletta boardroom gets PA board approval

PA approves Pawlu Lia’s six-storey block in...

PA approves Pawlu Lia’s six-storey...

Stricter rules for developments in vicinity of historical buildings

Environment minister Aaron Farrugia announces stricter rules for developments...

Environment minister Aaron Farrugia announces stricter...

DB group withdraws separate application to excavate ITS site

Application withdrawn just a week before start of public consultation by...

Application withdrawn just a week before start...

Fort Cambridge high-rise hits snag

Five years on, PA is still considering whether to schedule Fort Cambridge barracks earmarked for 31-storey hotel

Five years on, PA is still considering whether to schedule...

Government supercharges funding for green planning projects by local councils

Minister for the Environment, Climate Change and Planning Aaron Farrugia announced a 'Green reform' of the Development Planning Fund

Minister for the Environment, Climate Change and Planning...

No revision of development zones  in ‘foreseeable future’, minister says

A spokesperson for planning minister Ian Borg told MaltaToday the government will not be changing the development boundaries last enlarged in 2006, in the...

A spokesperson for planning minister Ian Borg told...

Townsquare study: 60% of Sliema residents do not trust Planning Authority

Sliema versus the Planning Authority: residents disagree with Townsquare despite revision of plans and have no trust in PA

Sliema versus the Planning Authority: residents disagree...

Dingli college’s sports complex ‘excessive and unjustifiable’

A proposed sports complex around the St Nicholas School in Dingli, has been...

A proposed sports complex around the St Nicholas School in...

High-rise on Xghajra farm-land: Three blocks, fifteen storeys high

Three 15 storey tower blocks have proposed on farmland located just outside the...

Three 15 storey tower blocks have proposed on farmland...

No decision yet on 8,000sq.m to be added to Tigné Point ‘jigsaw’

No committal yet from Midi plc on additional floorspace it has gained from...

No committal yet from Midi plc on additional floorspace it...

Almost 500 requests to extend building zones could change Gozo’s idyllic vistas

The 497 submissions in Gozo to the Planning Authority are seeking permission to extend the development zones on parcels of land kept outside the...

The 497 submissions in Gozo to the Planning...

Downsize Saqqajja hotel, ERA says in warning on increased traffic in Rabat

Environment and Resources Authority said that the development of a hotel will result in the loss of an extensive agricultural area. It has called for the...

Environment and Resources Authority said that the...

Zammitello gardens earmarked for nine-storey hotel

Developers have presented plans for a nine-storey high, four-star hotel along...

Developers have presented plans for a nine-storey high,...

Lidl’s Fgura plans hit brick wall

Lidl’s plans for a new supermarket on the site of a scrap-yard along Triq id-Dejma in Fgura going back to 2016, seems to be heading towards a refusal...

Lidl’s plans for a new supermarket on the site of a...

PA board rejects Palazzo Giannin gardens development

The board said that the proposed development would compromise the...

The board said that the proposed development would...

Shoreline residences approved but Labour MP raises concern over full Smart City impact

The Planning Authority board has approved the development of 372 apartments and retail space at Smart City but Clayton Bartolo expresses concern over master...

The Planning Authority board has approved the development...

Mistra ridge mega-project has permit renewed

The development was granted a permit with a five-year validity back in 2013 and...

The development was granted a permit with a five-year...