The Environmental Health Directorate within the Superintendence of Public Health wishes to notify that until further notice bathing is not recommended the presence of a white material that may presenting a risk to bathers' health. The EHOs are investigating to determine the source of contamination. The duration of the contamination cannot be predicted at this stage.

Kodiċi tas-sit: Pet Friendly Beach Tigne Point

Lokalità         Tigne Point Sliema​

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Signs indicating the area have been fixed in the area. When the quality is restored, the signs will be removed, and another press release will be issued to notify the public that the site is again fit for bathing.

For further information, the public is kindly requested to contact the Health Inspectorate Services between 8:00 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. on telephone number 21337333 or by email on [email protected].

The public is also being invited to access the Directorate's Facebook page at or our official website at for similar information.