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Update on Opening of Maltese Ports


From Wednesday 1st July, crew changes to / from vessels berthed at the Malta will be permitted to crew members travelling from the list of countries as listed in the Legal Notice 244 of 2020.

The Shipping Agent must send their request to terminal Security attaching approvals from Port Health and Immigration. We must also include proof that the crew member has been for a minimum of 2 weeks in one of the listed countries as per LN244 of 2020.

As regards shore leave, please be advised that this is still prohibited and Transport Malta will be advising when this would be allowed through a Port Notice.


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