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The Embassy

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

Malta Staff

The Ambassador:
Pádraig Mac Coscair

Locally Recruited Staff:
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

The Embassy’s public office is open Monday to Friday from 09:00 – 13:00 and 14:00-17:00.

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 2016/2017



St. Stephen's Day


10/02/2017 Feast of St. Paul's Shipwreck
31/03/2017 Freedom Day
14/04/2017 Good Friday
01/05/2017 Workers' Day
07/06/2017 Sette Giugno
29/06/2017 Feast of St. Peter and St. Paul
15/08/2017 Feast of the Assumption
08/09/2017 Victory Day
21/09/2017 Independence Day
08/12/2017 Feast of the Immaculate Conception
13/12/2017 Republic Day
25/12/2017 Christmas Day