Notices published in Govt. Gazette No. 19,916 of 07 December 2017


Post of Customs Assistant in the Customs Department
in the Ministry for Finance - 2017

Part I: General Ability Test

The Director of Examinations notifies that the result for the General Ability Test of the above posts has been published and may be seen at the Examinations Department, The Mall, Triq Sarria, Floriana and at the Examinations Centre, Triq Fortunato Mizzi, Victoria, Gozo during office hours.

7th December, 2017


Directorate for Learning and Assessment Programmes

Open Call for the Submission of Supplementary Reading Resources in Maltese For Middle and Senior Schools

The Maltese Section within the Directorate for Learning and Assessment Programmes is requesting the submission of supplementary reading resources in Maltese for Middle and Senior schools.

The Department appoints a Selection Board to evaluate and select the suitable resources for the schools to choose from them for supplementary reading in Maltese. The Board meets regularly to evaluate and to select the submitted resources, to adjourn the official list and to publish it in the Department’s official website of the Maltese Language ( The list is sent to all the middle and senior schools in Malta and Gozo, and to the European Schools. The resources which are already in this list need not be submitted, unless a revised edition has been published.

The Director of the Learning and Assessment Programmes invites authors, publishers, and book distributors to submit copy/copies of Maltese reading schemes and/or resources of reading in Maltese for evaluation purposes.


The resources submitted under this call must satisfy the following criteria:

1. Be in conformity with the principles, objectives and general guidelines of the National Curriculum Framework (NCF).

2. Can include graphical representations/illustrations/pictures compatible both with texts and contexts of different genres.

3. Be suitable for the various skills and competencies of middle and senior school pupils and be adaptable to various teaching strategies.

4. Preferably incorporate teachers’ resource packs or teaching aids.

5. The resources will be chosen according to the checklist (

 The resources are to be submitted to:
Anna Frendo (Secretary)
The Textbook Selection Board
Maltese Supplementary Reading Resources (Middle and Secondary)
The Curriculum Centre
Triq Sarria
Floriana, FRN 1460

All the submitted material will be returned to supplier/s.

7th December, 2017


Business Enhance ERDF Grant Schemes

Operational Programme I – Cohesion Policy 2014-2020
Fostering a Competitive and Sustainable Economy
to Meet Our Challenges

The Measures and Support Division within the Ministry for European Affairs and Equality (MEAE), designated by the Managing Authority as the Intermediate Body responsible for administering aid schemes for enterprises under the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) under the 2014 – 2020 programming period, would like to notify that Call 3 for the SME Growth Grant Scheme was issued on 4th December, 2017, as follows:

Call 3 – SME Growth Grant Scheme

Priority Axis 3 – ‘Enhancing Malta’s competitiveness through investment in SMEs’

This scheme shall now be administered through an open rolling call system.

Next cut-off dates:
Wednesday, 31st January, 2018 at noon;
Friday, 30th March, 2018 at noon;
Thursday, 31st May, 2018 at noon;
Tuesday, 31st July, 2018 at noon.

An information session will be held for prospective applicants on 11th December, 2017. Prospective applicants may register through the following link (

Further information on this call including the respective Guidance Notes and the Guidelines for Implementation may be obtained from (

7th December, 2017

Operational Programme I − European Structural and Investment Funds 2014-2020
“Fostering a competitive and sustainable economy to meet our challenges”
Advert part-financed by the European Union
European Regional Development Fund (ERDF)
Co-financing rate: 80% European Union; 20% National funds

MEIB tenders list Gaz 7.12.pdfMEIB tenders list Gaz 7.12.pdf


Annual Locality Meeting

In accordance with section 70 of the Local Councils Act (Cap. 363), an annual public meeting will be held on Tuesday, 12th Decemer, 2017 at the Għasri Local Council’s office, Triq Dun Karm Caruana, Għasri at 7.00 p.m.

All residents whose names appear in the last Għasri Local Council’s Electoral Register are urged to attend and to participate in the discussion.  Participants can put forward their suggestions for the Council’s consideration.

7th December, 2017


Suspension of Traffic and Parking

The Birkirkara Local Council notifies that on Wednesday, 13th December, 2017 no parking is allowed in Triq il-Ħerba. These roads will be closed for traffic from from 6.00 a.m. till 2.00 p.m.

7th December, 2017


Bye Laws

In accordance with Article 35 (1) of the Local Council Act (Cap. 363), the Ħal Safi Local Council notifies that during the next Council meeting, scheduled for Monday, 18th December, 2017, it shall be discussing the following bye-law:

Advertisements on street furniture and in the Ħal Safi football pitch (Ħal Safi Local Council) Bye Laws

The general public is being informed that a copy of the mentioned bye-law will be made available at the Local Council’s until Wednesday, 27th December, 2017.

7th December, 2017