Driver and vehicle-related services from Ħal Lija

New Unit in Ħal Lija

The new Driver and Vehicle Licensing Unit in Ħal Lija will offer driver and vehicle-related transaction services. For the time being, it will offer most of the services, offered at the A3 Towers in Paola, with a few exceptions as shown in the table below.

Opening Times

The unit will be open for the public on week days between 07:30 and 12:00

On Mondays the unit will be open until 2:00pm

Counter Services Paola / Lija

Services Paola Office Lija Office
Registration of Vehicles YES YES*
Change of Ownerships requiring Plates YES YES*
Re-Issue Of Vehicle Registration Certificates and/or Vehicle Licence Discs YES YES
Issue of Plates including Lost Plates YES YES*
Scrapping YES YES
Garaging YES YES
Payment of Arrears YES YES
Export YES YES
Garaging YES YES
Change of Engine/Body types/ Colour YES YES
Collection of VRT certificates or Licence renewals YES YES
Driving Licenses
Licence Renewals YES YES
Category renewals/inclusions YES YES
Driving License alterations - change of address surname etc YES YES
International Driving Permits YES YES
Leaner permit deposits/collection YES YES
Tachographs (deposits/collection) YES YES
License revoactions (submission or collection) YES YES
Medical referrals YES YES
Seat belt exemptions (deposits/collection) YES YES
Any service relating to Vintage Vehicles YES NO
Transactions related to Public Service Garage Permits YES NO
Any service relating to TAGs YES NO
Any service relating to Operators Licences YES NO
Releases or information on Towed or Vehicles in Compound YES NO
Legal assistance / information YES NO
Inspection of Vehicles YES NO

* Deposit at Ħal Lija and collect within 24 hour

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Malta Transport Centre Triq Pantar, Ħal Lija
Tel: +356 21222203
Fax: +356 21250365

Week Days
Monday to Friday - 07:30 - 12:00