Regulatory Compliance

Local and EU Legislation

Local Legislation

All local primary legislation and subsidiary legislation currently in force as well as other ancillary services related to legislation may be retrieved from the Justice Services website. These ancillary services include:

  • Laws of Malta
  • Legal Publications
  • European Union Law

The Justice Services website may be accessed through this link:

More information on Local Legislation can be accessed here.

EU Legislation

EU Legislation can be accessed through EUR-Lex website which provides free access, in the 24 EU Languages. Users have access to:

  • Authentic Official Journals of the European Union
  • EU law (EU treaties, directives, regulations, decisions, consolidated legislation, etc.)
  • Summaries of EU legislation, which put legal acts into policy context, explained in plain language and;
  • Preparatory acts (legislative proposals, reports, green and white papers, etc.)
  • EU case-law (judgements, orders, etc.)
  • International agreements
  • EFTA documents
  • Other public documents

The EUR-Lex website can be accessed through this link: