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The Embassy

  • Embassy Team
  • Directions
  • Opening Hours
  • Closure Dates

Embassy Team

Embassy Team

The Ambassador:
Patrick Duffy

Team Members:

Patrick Bailey, Consul

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 2019

Closure Dates 2020

Wednesday 1 January – New Year's Day

Monday 10 February - Feast of St Paul's Shipwreck

Thursday 19 March - Feast of St Joseph

Tuesday 31 March - Freedom Day

Friday 10 April – Good Friday

Monday 13 April – Easter Monday

Friday 1 May – Workers' Day

Monday 29 June – Feast of St Peter and St Paul

Tuesday 8 September – Victory Day

Monday 21 September – Independence Day

Tuesday 8 December – Immaculate Conception

Friday 25 December – Christmas Day