Villa Leoni hotel set for refusal, but garden lacks protection
Despite the Planning Authority giving legal protection to the Villa Leoni home in St Julian’s in 1994, it failed to schedule its gardens. Despite this omission, the PA...
Excavations under Times building could pose threat to Auberge de Castille
Extensive rock cutting for apartment block would be ‘unacceptable threat’ to Auberge de Castille
Lands Authority objects as PA to decide on Danish Village beach concession on Friday

The Malta Tourism Authority hints that it may drop its objection if beach loss at Għadira is reversed

The Malta Tourism Authority hints that it may drop its...

Heritage watchdog objecting to Birkirkara house demolition

Superintendence strongly objects to Birkirkara village core demolition

Superintendence strongly objects to Birkirkara village core...

Central Link: developer wants roadside café

A roadside cafeteria is being proposed instead of a derelict rural building...

A roadside cafeteria is being proposed instead of a...

‘Guesthouses’ sprawling into residential areas in Birkirkara, Sliema and Gozo

Six-storey guesthouse in Sliema’s Amery Street, five-storey and four-storey guesthouses in Birkirkara and San Lawrenz

Six-storey guesthouse in Sliema’s Amery Street,...

St Julian’s valley ruins to get green light for guesthouse

Ruins of two houses Wied Ghomor valley houses approved for rebuilding as...

Ruins of two houses Wied Ghomor valley houses approved...

Santa Lucija activists meet Borg with alternative design for Tal-Barrani entrance

Save Sta Lucija Open Spaces Network tell roads minister jogging track green area must be spared from roads project

Save Sta Lucija Open Spaces Network tell roads...

Three ways new planning polices made Malta’s countryside ripe for plunder

Nationalist MP Toni Bezzina’s application to build a country home outside development zones reopens the Pandora’s box of policies Labour devised to...

Nationalist MP Toni Bezzina’s application to build a...

Proposed Tal-Bajjada planning parameters to set up clearer land use distinctions

The Planning Authority has published for public consultation a revised policy framework for the area of Tal-Bajjad in Qormi which are said to bring...

The Planning Authority has published for public...

Illegal boathouses can be legalized through rural policy

Planning Authority regularise illegal boathouse in Bahar ic-Caghaq by invoking...

Planning Authority regularise illegal boathouse in Bahar...

Marsaskala stables and vet office set for approval

Eight stables, a paddock, a vet office and a storage office located in...

Eight stables, a paddock, a vet office and a storage office...

[WATCH] Architectural firm proposes replacing towns’ state schools with public spaces

Maniera Group has proposed demolishing existing schools in town centres and relocating them outside development boundaries

Maniera Group has proposed demolishing existing...

Din l-Art Ħelwa objected to Bezzina’s ‘deceptive’ application, minister says

Din l-Art Ħelwa’s objection to Toni Bezzina’s application had fallen on deaf ears until it was published in the media, minister Edward Zammit...

Din l-Art Ħelwa’s objection to Toni Bezzina’s...

Siggiewi farm to be demolished as planning compensation for ODZ development permission

The Planning Board requested that the site of the farm was to be rehabilitated back to agricultural land, and imposed a planning gain to the...

The Planning Board requested that the site of the...

New planning parameters for Ħal Mula 'do away' with mixed-use zone approach

The Planning Authority's proposals for the Ħal Mula area aim to address the current poor quality environment resulting from conflicting...

The Planning Authority's proposals for the Ħal...

How Labour’s own planning policies paved way for Toni Bezzina’s ODZ dwelling

An application involving a Nationalist MP exposed by Labour weekly Kullhadd has thrown light on the dangers posed by loopholes in the rural policy guidelines...

An application involving a Nationalist MP exposed by Labour...

Application filed for water polo pitch in Marsaskala bay

The domino effect set in motion by the planned campus for AUM has...

The domino effect set in motion by the planned campus for...

Planning Authority launches Magħtab planning strategy guidance for public consultation

The Planning Authority has issued for public consultation a new planning strategy guidance for the Magħtab area aimed at addressing 'planning...

The Planning Authority has issued for public...

Church urges government to commission own study on property development

The Church Environment Commission has expressed concern that the study commissioned by the Malta Developers Association will not go beyond the...

The Church Environment Commission has expressed concern...