Balluta owner wants more, appeals PA refusal to turn building into offices
PA deviated from policy to allow offices but now gets cold feet as owner requests even more office space and appeals PA’s refusal
Bulldozed: Knights-era ‘replica’ on Qormi mall irks watchdog
A Knights-era farmhouse opposite the Maltapost headquarters in Qormi has been demolished instead of being carefully dismantled and reconstructed as specified in permit conditions...
ERA objects to San Gwann supermarkets, residents warn of traffic congestion

The Environment and Resources Authority is objecting to the proposed development of two supermarkets on a 7,000sq.m site on the Tal-Balal road near San Gwann

The Environment and Resources Authority is objecting to the...

Deceptive zoning may pave way for 14-storey Xghajra high-rise

Xghajra residents are up in arms against a proposal for three blocks of a total...

Xghajra residents are up in arms against a proposal for...

PA to appeal €500,000 ‘planning gain’ discount to  St George’s Bay developer

The Planning Authority is appealing a decision by its appeals tribunal to slash a planning gain of €623,325 for a St George’s Bay development, to...

The Planning Authority is appealing a decision by its...

PA tightens ODZ screws as Bahrija permit set for refusal

In a clear sign of cautiousness from the Planning Authority in the aftermath of...

In a clear sign of cautiousness from the Planning Authority...

Cottonera rejoices as AUM extension is rejected by Planning Authority board

Plans for students' residence in Bormla for the American University have been rejected by the Planning Authority

Plans for students' residence in Bormla for the...

Two villas proposed instead of Maghtab petrol station

Abelcare proposes ‘recreation’ of farmhouses demolished to make way...

Abelcare proposes ‘recreation’ of farmhouses...

Former minister Anton Refalo’s wife requests permit for ODZ hotel

Site subjected to two enforcement orders in 2002 and 2009, both regularised in...

Site subjected to two enforcement orders in 2002 and 2009,...

[WATCH] Design panel pours cold water on db project in St George’s Bay

A design advisory panel within the Planning Authority has argued that the size of the project proposed by the db Group in St George’s Bay is ‘out...

A design advisory panel within the Planning Authority has...

NGOs appeal rejected as Mriehel high-rise gets go-ahead

The tribunal, which recently revoked a permit for the Townsquare high rise in...

The tribunal, which recently revoked a permit for the...

Transport Malta not committed to funding db tunnel at St George’s Bay

Together with other projects earmarked in St George’s Bay, and primarily the approved Villa Rosa project, the development is expected to increase the...

Together with other projects earmarked in St George’s...

Vernacular Xaghra building proposed for demolition

The development lies 200 metres from the Santa Verna archaeological site and...

The development lies 200 metres from the Santa Verna...

Sand replenishment exercise to see selected beaches temporarily closed

The initiative would further improve the quality of Malta’s offer, the Malta Tourism Authority said

The initiative would further improve the quality of...

Two petrol stations set for refusal, another for approval by end of month

The two refusals are set for 17 May while the approval of the Luqa petrol station is scheduled for 31 May

The two refusals are set for 17 May while the approval of...

PA design panel puts foot down on Gzira tower mast

The committee had already described the proposed antenna as being 'somewhat...

The committee had already described the proposed antenna as...

Design watchdog shoots down Attard supermarket proposal

The objection by one of the PA’s main advisory panels comes in the wake...

The objection by one of the PA’s main advisory panels...

Art Deco Sliema house proposed for demolition

The latest plans presented on 26 March foresee the retention of some of the...

The latest plans presented on 26 March foresee the...

Gaffarena gets permit for ODZ warehouses after tribunal overturns PA refusal

The appeals tribunal justified overturning the decision arguing that the ODZ land consists of a former quarry surrounded by existing roads

The appeals tribunal justified overturning the decision...

PA ignores breach of rules in pre-electoral Kalkara villa permits

The proposal involves the construction of four terraced houses having a...

The proposal involves the construction of four terraced...