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The Embassy

Practical information on who we are and how to find us.

  • Staff
  • Directions
  • Opening Hours
  • Closure Dates


Malta Staff

The Ambassador:
Patrick Duffy

Team Members:
Adam Vella, Political and Public Diplomacy Officer
Marthese Abela, Consular Affairs and Executive Support






Directions to the Embassy

Our Address is:

Whitehall Mansions
Ix-Xatt ta’ Ta’ Xbiex
XBX 1026

The Embassy is located in Whitehall Mansions on the Seafront (Ix-Xatt) in Ta’ Xbiex at the bottom of Ir-Rampa (the ramp). 

You can get to the Embassy from Valletta by using bus number 15 and stop on bus stop 'Principessa'.

If you are coming from Sliema or St Julian's you can board routes 13, 13A, 14 or 16 and stop on bus stop 'Rigord' in Ta' Xbiex.

Opening Hours

Opening Hours

The Embassy’s public office is open between 8:30am-12:30pm and 13:30pm-16:30pm

Out of hours Emergency Contact Details:

Please note that if you require assistance in the case of emergency while the Embassy is closed, please contact +356 99 05 88 95 where one of the Embassy staff will deal with your call.

The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade also has an afterhours Duty Officer who may be contacted in emergencies on 00 353 1 4780822.

Closure Dates

Closure Dates 2018

Monday 1st January New Year's Day
Monday 19th March Feast of St. Joseph
Friday 30th March Good Friday
Monday 2nd April Easter Monday
Tuesday 1st May Worker's Day
Thursday 7th June Sette Giugno
Friday 29th June Feast of St. Peter and St. Paul
Wednesday 15th August Feast of the Assumption
Friday 21st September Independence Day
Thursday 13th December Republic Day
Tuesday 25th December Christmas Day
Wednesday 26th December St. Stephen's Day