Maritime Services

Reasons Malta is Ideal to Register Yachts and Private Vessels

Malta is the sixth-largest ship and yacht registry in Europe. Why are ship and yacht owners trusting the island nation? Read on to understand.

New Guidelines on VAT Treatment of Short-Term Yacht Chartering

Malta's VAT Department has new guidelines on the VAT treatment of short-term Yacht Chartering.

The Malta Ship Register

The Malta Ship Register went through an extreme growth since 1999. Learn how Malta became the largest ship register in Europe.

VAT Treatment of Short-Term Yacht Chartering

What are the new guidelines for VAT treatment on short-term yacht charters? Read on to get an overview.

What is Maritime Law?

Malta's robust Maritime Law makes it the largest ship registry in the European Union. Read on to get a deeper understanding of the law.

Malta Flag State Requirements for Seafarers

What are the requirements for seafarers in Malta? Read on to learn the obligations of seafarers and shipmasters in the island nation.

Merchant Shipping Act Malta

Malta's strong maritime traditions is reflected and pursed through the Maltese Merchant Shipping Act.

Amendments to the Merchant Shipping Regulations

The Registrar of Companies is administering the Legal Notice 31 of 2020, issuing amendments to the Merchant Shipping (Shipping Organisations – Private Companies) Regulations.

Innovative Initiatives in the Maritime Sector

Innovative ideas from the maritime field can now come to life through the Maritime Seed Awards 2020. Learn the initiatives that the programme funds.