The search tool below will help you to identify court(s)/authority(ies) competent for a specific European legal instrument. Please note that although every effort has been made to ascertain the accuracy of the results, there may be some exceptional cases concerning the determination of competence that are not necessarily covered.
The means they have to receive documents: The original documents together with Annex 1 of Regulation (EC) No 1393/2007 and bank receipt should be sent by post. Copies may be sent in advance by fax and / or by e-mail.
The languages that may be used for the completion of the standard form are English or Maltese
Attorney General’s Office
St George’s Square
Tel: (00356) 25683214 / (00356) 25683209 / (00356) 25683192 / (00356) 25683205
Fax: (00356) 21237281
Geographical areas of jurisdiction: Malta and Gozo
Means available for the receipt and communication, and language skills: English
Malta intends to derogate from Article 9(2) as this is not in line with the procedural law in Malta.
The costs referred to in Article 11(2) of this Regulation are of a fixed fee of €50 for every document that has to be served.
This fee must be paid prior service. The documents will be returned without processing if the notification request is not accompanied by a bank receipt after the aforementioned payment is made. The payment of the fee is to be made by bank transfer payable to the person to whom the money are to be returned without processing. The payment of fees shall be made by bank transfer payable to the Office of the Attorney General with the following bank account details:
Bank Name: Central Bank of Malta
Account name: AG Office – Receipt of Service Documents
Account number: 40127EUR-CMG5-000-Y
Swift Code: MALTMTMT
Yes, we oppose.
It is not possible because proof of service is required. However if judgment is given against a person and such person has not been duly notified in advance by summons, such person may within three months from the judgment, request that the case be heard again.
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