Central bank of malta (cap. 204)
IT is hereby notified for general information that the President of Malta, acting on the advice of the Prime Minister, in accordance with the provisions of article 8(1) of the Central Bank of Malta Act (Cap. 204) has approved the appointment of Professor Edward Scicluna, BA (Hons) Econ., MA (Toronto), PhD (Toronto), DSS (Oxon), as Governor of the Central Bank of Malta for a period of five years with effect from 1st January, 2021.
28th December, 2020
ARMED FORCES OF MALTA (REGULAR FORCE)
The President of Malta has the pleasure to approve the grant of a Commission in the rank of Lieutenant in the Armed Forces of Malta (Regular Force) to the under mentioned Warrant Officers with effect from the date as shown against their names.
86782 WO1 Titley Harold 1st January, 2021
85894 WO1 Gauci Dorothy Dolores 1st January, 2021
29th December, 2020
PUBLICATION OF ACT IN SUPPLEMENT
IT is notified for general information that the following Act is published in the Supplement to this Gazette:
Act No. LXV of 2020 entitled the Civil Code and Various Other Laws (Amendment) Act, 2020.
LEGAL NOTICES PUBLISHED IN THE SUPPLEMENT TO THE GOVERNMENT GAZETTE
IT is notified for general information that the following Legal Notices were published in the Supplement to the Government Gazette No. 20,543 of the 22nd December, 2020, and No. 20,545 of the 24th December, 2020, respectively.
L.N. 470 of 2020: Public Health Act (Cap. 465); Closure of the Public Registry Order, 2020.
L.N. 471 of 2020: Public Health Act (Cap. 465); Period of Quarantine (Amendment No. 5) Order, 2020.
L.N. 472 of 2020: Public Health Act (Cap. 465); Travel Ban (Extension to All Countries) (Amendment No. 6) Order, 2020.
L.N. 473 of 2020: Government Lands Act (Cap. 573); Modification to, or Removal of, a Condition or Conditions imposed in a Contract of a Property Transferred by the Government, the Lands Authority or Ecclesiastical Entities through a Sale or Emphyteusis (Amendment) Regulations, 2020.
L.N. 474 of 2020: Commissioners for Justice Act (Cap. 291); Petitions (Local Tribunals) (Amendment) Regulations, 2020.
L.N. 475 of 2020: Public Administration Act (Cap. 595); Local Enforcement System (Establishment as an Agency) (Amendment) Order, 2020.
L.N. 476 of 2020: Explosives Ordinance (Cap. 33); Control of Fireworks and other Explosives (Amendment) Regulations, 2020.
GOLDSMITHS AND SILVERSMITHS ACT
THE Commissioner of Inland Revenue notifies that, on the date shown hereunder, the price of gold and silver on which valuations made by the Consul for Goldsmiths and Silversmiths are based has been fixed for the purposes of article 14 of the said Act as follows:
Date Pure Gold Pure Silver
29.12.2020 €49.887 €0.708
NOTICE IN TERMS OF THE PRIVATE GUARDS AND COMMUNITY OFFICERS ACT 1996 (CAP. 389)
THE Commissioner of Police, in terms of articles 7 and 8 of the Private Guards and Community Officers Act 1996, hereby notifies that the following applications as mentioned hereunder have been received:
Application for licence of a Private Guard
Any person may, within one month from the publication of this notice, object in writing to the Commissioner about the issue of the above licences on any of the grounds listed in section 10 of the Private Guards and Local Wardens Act, which are:
(a) where the applicant or any officer of the applicant or any person who has an effective control of the services to be provided by the applicant.
(i) has been convicted in Malta or elsewhere of any crime against the safety of the state, or of any crime of voluntary harm or injury to any person or any crime against property or public trust or any other serious crime; or
(ii) has been declared bankrupt or his financial position is precarious or otherwise renders the applicant unsuitable; or
(iii) has been discharged from the Police or Armed Forces or the prison services because of any offence or other misbehaviour; or
(iv) is a public officer or a member of the police or armed forces or the prison services; or
(b) when information is available which is in the public interest; or
(c) where the applicant does not possess the necessary qualifications as may be prescribed by or under the Act.