The following are the requirements and licensing conditions for persons who intend to become licensed operators of light passenger transport vehicles, which are chauffeur-driven passenger carrying vehicles having not more than eight seats, besides that of the driver):
To apply for a Public Service Garage Licence, the operator is required to submit the original application form to the Driver and Passenger Operator Licensing Unit - A3 Towers, Triq l-Arkata, Paola PLA 1212. The following documents are required to be submitted together with the application form:
Table A below details the annual licence fees payable to Transport Malta to keep a public service garage, which are calculated on the rental value of the licensed premises at the rate mentioned in Column 1, and subject to a minimum fee mentioned in Column 2.
|Column 1||Column 2|
|Locality A, 8%||582,34|
|Locality B, 7%||465,87|
|Locality C, 6%||244,58|
|Locality D, 5%||116,47|
|Locality A comprises:||Valletta Republic Street between City Gate and St. Christopher Street,
Merchants Street between Victory Square and St. Christopher Street.
|Buġibba and Qawra||This locality includes the area surrounded by Toni Bajada Street. (both sides); Mosta Road betweenToni Bajada Street and Salini Coast Road up to Pioneers Corps Road; Pioneers Corps Road; Qawra Road (inclusive of side streets found in the area up to and including Buġibba Road till it meets with Toni Bajada Street near to and including the Gillieru Restaurant).|
|Paceville||i.e the area known as Paceville surrounded by and including Spinola Road (both sides); that part of St. Georges Road between Spinola Road and St. Georges Bay (both sides);
St. Georges Bay and the road leading from that bay towards the Regional
Road (both sides and side streets thereat); Dragonara Road.
|St. Julians||Spinola Square; St. Georges Road up to Spinola Road (including any side streets in the area).|
|Locality B comprises:-||Valletta St.Pauls Street between Castille Place and St. Christopher Street; Old Bakery Street between Ordnance Street and St. Christopher Street; St. Zachary Street; Strait Street between Ordinance Street and St. Nicholas Street;Victory Square; Old Treasury Street; St. Frederick Street;
Ordinance Street; South Street; Melita Street; Carts Street; St. Johns Street between St. Ursula Street and West Street; St. Lucias Street between St. Ursula Street and West Street; Old Theatre Street between St. Ursula Street and Old Bakery Street; Felix Street; Archbishop Street between St. Ursula Street and Old Bakery Street.
|Ħamrun||St. Joseph High Road.|
|Mellieħa||Gorg Borg Olivier Street; Main Street.|
|Sliema||Bisazza Street; Bisazza Lane; The Strand; Tower Road; St. Anne Square;
Cathedral Street; High Street between Tower Road and Għar il-Lembi Street;
Manwel Dimech Street between The Strand and St Helen Street; Rudolph Street between Manwel Dimech Street and St. James Street;
|St. Julians||Ġorġ Borg Olivier Street|
|Victoria, Gozo||Pjazza Indipendenza; Republic Street;
St. Sabina Square; St. Georges Square; St. Joseph Street; Market Street; Main Gate Street.
|Locality C comprises:- Birkirkara||Valley Road; Mannarino Road; Fleur-de-Lys Road; Naxxar Road.|
|Birżebbuġa||Pretty Bay; St. Edward Street between Pretty Bay and the Pier; Bonnici Street;
|Cospicua||Gavino Gulia Square; Paolino Vassallo Square; Bormla Wharf; St. Paul Church Area.|
|Floriana||St. Anne Square; St. Anne Street; Pope John XXIII Square.|
|Guardamangia||St.Lukes Road /Triq il-Mimosa|
|Gzira - Msida||The Strand; Testaferrata Street; Msida Sea Front.|
|Marsaskala||Dun Tarcisio Agius Square; Marina Street; Salini Street;
Mifsud Bonnici Square.
|Mosta||Eucharistic Congress Road
Constitution Street; Main Street between Rotunda Square and Grech Mifsud Alley
|Rabat||Main Street; The Saqqajja;
Parish Square; L Isle Adam Square; St. Augustine Street; St. Pauls Street; St. Joseph Street.
Locality D comprises:-
All other areas not included above.
The driver operating the service shall need to be in possession of a Driver Permit Tag. For more information please click here