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RETIREMENT COMPLEX TO REPLACE AN EXISTING WEDDING HALL

RETIREMENT COMPLEX TO REPLACE AN EXISTING WEDDING HALL

November, 13, 2017
The Planning Commission has approved the rehabiliation and development of a retirement home for the elderly at the site of Villa Anna Tereza, in the heart of St. Julians. The 19th century villa with its large orange grove and mature garden will be restored and integrated in the overall design of the project. Read more

TRIDENT BUSINESS PARK PLANNING APPLICATION

TRIDENT BUSINESS PARK PLANNING APPLICATION

November, 10, 2017
The Planning Authority makes reference to a company announcement issued by Simonds Farsons Cisk p.l.c. on the Malta Stock Exchange. Read more

SOLAR FARM POLICY GIVES CLEAR GUIDELINES ON THEIR POTENTIAL  LOCATION AND DESIGN

SOLAR FARM POLICY GIVES CLEAR GUIDELINES ON THEIR POTENTIAL LOCATION AND DESIGN

November, 03, 2017
The new solar farm policy framework gives clear planning guidelines where and where not solar farms will be permitted. Referring to a motion passed earlier this week by the Siggiewi Local Council on solar farms in their locality, the Planning Authority points out that the policy is very clear on the location and design of these developments, especially due to their potential visual impact. Read more

 OUTSTANDING WORKS GET RECOGNISED IN SECOND EDITION OF  MALTA ARCHITECT AWARDS

OUTSTANDING WORKS GET RECOGNISED IN SECOND EDITION OF MALTA ARCHITECT AWARDS

November, 03, 2017
For the second consecutive year the Malta Architect Awards was a showcase for outstanding works in the architecture and interior design profession. The winners of this year’s awards were announced at a special ceremony which was held at Villa Arrigo in Naxxar. Read more

 COMPREHENSIVE STUDIES HAD CONCLUDED THAT SITE HAS LOW ARCHAEOLOGICAL VALUE

COMPREHENSIVE STUDIES HAD CONCLUDED THAT SITE HAS LOW ARCHAEOLOGICAL VALUE

October, 31, 2017
The Planning Authority can confirm that the site on which planning permission (PA 3770/16) was granted for a development project of AX Holdings, limits of Mosta, has low archaeological value. Read more

 PA SECURES MORE EU FUNDING

PA SECURES MORE EU FUNDING

October, 24, 2017
The Planning Authority has successfully managed to secure more European Union funds through the Structural Reform Support Programme (SRSP). Read more

DEVELOPMENT PERMISSION FOR ILLEGAL ZOO IN RABAT REFSUED

DEVELOPMENT PERMISSION FOR ILLEGAL ZOO IN RABAT REFSUED

October, 24, 2017
The Planning Board refused a planning application to sanction development works which are accommodating wild animals and ancillary facilities at a site which previously used as agricultural land. Read more

PROTECTING 300 YEAR OLD STRUCTURE

PROTECTING 300 YEAR OLD STRUCTURE

October, 17, 2017
A 300 year old rural building on the periphery of San Gwann was issued with an Emergency Conservation Order (ECO) by the Planning Authority. Read more

New Solar Farm Policy

New Solar Farm Policy

October, 10, 2017
A new policy framework has been published by the Planning Authority which provides a definition of a solar farm and guidance for their location, design and mitigation measures. The policy document will also facilitate Malta’s commitment to reach its 2020 EU target of 10% Renewable Energy. The policy was drawn up in collaboration with the Ministry of Energy and Water Management and the Parliamentary Secretary for Planning and the Property Market. Read more

 NEW  BUSINESS CENTRE FOR INDUSTRIAL AREA OF XEWKIJA

NEW BUSINESS CENTRE FOR INDUSTRIAL AREA OF XEWKIJA

October, 05, 2017
A new multi-purpose hub business centre which should generate employment opportunities in the future, received planning permission by the Planning Board. Read more