Planning Authority approves Sliema car park with overlying playground
The planning application was submitted by the Sliema Local Council and approved to make way for nearly 200 new parking spots
Illegal deer farm wants agritourism permit on unspoilt Dwejra farmland
The owner of land beneath the Dwejra fortification lines in Mgarr wants to regularise an illegal deer farm he built by creating an agritourism farm
Social impact assessments for projects to get standard template

The assessment will remain optional in most cases and will only become a...

The assessment will remain optional in most cases and will...

Valletta’s bulky arches to be replaced by slender foot bridges

The Great Harbour Regeneration Corporation is proposing the demolition of five...

The Great Harbour Regeneration Corporation is proposing the...

Works on former ITS site in breach of permit conditions, Graffitti insists

The NGO said that demolition work was underway despite the a ‘Stop Works’ being issued by the Superintendence of Cultural Heritage

The NGO said that demolition work was underway despite the...

In Malta, the park walks you... the unsympathetic rules keeping people off the grass

To arms! But keep off the grass, please… Medieval revivalists bemoan restricted battleground in Mdina’s moat, where people are not allowed to walk...

To arms! But keep off the grass, please… Medieval...

Naxxar hotel in St Lucy neighbourhood could gobble up garden and open space

The development of a five-storey block will be on open space adjacent to the villa’s garden along Triq Hal Dghej

The development of a five-storey block will be on open...

Lower Verdala redevelopment to include 85 new apartments

The new development will consist of a 5-star hotel with 40 guestrooms and 17...

The new development will consist of a 5-star hotel with 40...

Developers submitting ODZ applications ‘under false pretenses’, Environment Commissioner warns

Commissioner David Paces alleges that developers are lying on their applications submitted to build on ODZ land

Commissioner David Paces alleges that developers are lying...

On election eve, Planning Authority ‘regularised’ three times normal workload of planning illegalities

Illegalities regularised by the Planning Authority during the electoral campaign amounted to 588, 405 of which were issued in the final two weeks of the...

Illegalities regularised by the Planning...

Developers of American University of Malta request planning permission to start Zonqor campus

American University campus developers Sadeen have asked the Planning Authority to green-light the demolition of the former national swimming pool at Zonqor...

American University campus developers Sadeen have asked the...

Planning Authority makes U-turn, website to allow searches by location

PA re-introduces search facility enabling users to search permits by location following a MaltaToday report and public criticism

PA re-introduces search facility enabling users to search...

Before Paceville masterplan, Portelli applies for Mercury House high-rise

The Gozitan developer Joe Portelli has formally presented a new application to redevelop the Mercury House site in Paceville, despite the masterplan for the...

The Gozitan developer Joe Portelli has formally presented a...

Meridien set to rise to 13 storeys

A proposed vertical extension of two and three storeys is being proposed on different parts of the already imposing Meridien hotel in St Julian’s, which...

A proposed vertical extension of two and three storeys is...

Qawra bungalow zone 'free' of apartment blocks

The Planning Authority has rejected a proposal to build four-storey apartment...

The Planning Authority has rejected a proposal to build...

Updated | New Planning Authority website makes it tougher to search for applications

People used to be allowed to access all ODZ applications in a town by simply typing in that town's name • Planning Authority says planning information...

People used to be allowed to access all ODZ applications in...

Smart City inked promise-of-sale on Shoreline land before MPs vote on masterplan changes

A promise-of-sale agreement between SmartCity Malta and the company Ricasoli Properties has already been signed for the sale of land to be developed into the...

A promise-of-sale agreement between SmartCity Malta and the...

Transport Malta stops Hamrun kiosk drive-in

PA approves kiosk extension which is 12sq.m greater than allowed by policy

PA approves kiosk extension which is 12sq.m greater than...

Five-storey old people’s home proposed at Buskett

The owners of a dilapidated hotel in Buskett have now applied to build an...

The owners of a dilapidated hotel in Buskett have now...

Illegal Gudja restaurant set for refusal

The Planning Directorate has shot down a proposal to allow tourism and commercial development on land in Dawret il-Gudja

The Planning Directorate has shot down a proposal to allow...