Visa Advice for Maltese Nationals

The Visa Section within the Ministry for Foreign Affairs and Trade Promotion (MFTP) is a point of information and provides advice for Maltese nationals travelling to countries that may require a visa.

For Visa Advice for Maltese nationals click here

Foreign nationals may receive visa advice to travel to Malta by contacting Central Visa Unit (CVU) within Identity Malta. For more information, click here.

MFTP Opening Hours

Our opening hours are from Monday to Friday.

Between 1st October and 15th June:
08:30 hrs - 12:00 hrs
13:30 hrs - 16:00 hrs

Between 16th June and 30th September:
08:00 hrs - 12:00 hrs

For further information, kindly contact us on +356 2204 2331 or +356 2204 2313.

Feedback and Complaints

If you are not satisfied with our service, you are kindly invited to call at our offices to discuss your complaint, or get in touch by post, by phone, or by sending us an email on

We treat all feedback confidentially, deal with it promptly, and use it to improve our service. Your complete satisfaction is essential to us. We will look into all complaints as they help us improve our service. If you would like to lodge a complaint, it is best first to speak to the person who served you.

If you are not satisfied with the outcome, you may call at our office or write to the following address:

Visa Unit
Consular Services Directorate
Ministry for Foreign Affairs and Trade Promotion
Palazzo Parisio,
Merchants' Street,
Valletta VLT 1170

We will acknowledge your complaint promptly and give you a full reply within 2 weeks from date of receipt of the complaint.

© Government of Malta 2018
Ministry for Foreign Affairs
and Trade Promotion
Palazzo Parisio
Merchants Street
Valletta, VLT 1171
2124 2191
2123 6604