TRAVEL/VISA INFO

About Malta
The Maltese archipelago lies around the centre of the Mediterranean, south of Sicily. The archipelago consists of three islands: Malta, Gozo and Comino, with a total population of over 400,000 inhabitants, occupying an area of 316 square kilometers. Malta is the largest island and the cultural, commercial and administrative centre. Gozo is the second largest island and is more rural, characterised by fishing, tourism, crafts and agriculture. Comino is largely uninhabited.

Passports & Visas
For information about Visa applications please visit https://identitymalta.com/

Malta Visa Application Requirements, Fees and Guidelines
https://www.schengenvisainfo.com/malta-visa/

Depending on the purpose of your travel to Malta, there are different types of visas that will apply to the occassion. Whether you are planning to go on a visit, study or work and reside there permanently, you will have to apply for a different Malta Schengen Visa, accordingly.
You can apply for the Maltese Schengen Visa since 2007 when Malta as a Member State of the European Union also became a member state of the Schengen Area.

General required documents for Maltese Visa Application:
Download Malta Visa application form, fill it completely and with sincerity. You can also fill the Malta Visa application form electronically and then print a hard-copy, 2 photos must be attached; the photo should be of passport format – a recent whole-face capture with a light background. Learn more about photo requirements and specifications for a Maltese Visa.Your passport and copies of your previous visas – valid for at least 3 months beyond return date – are required.
Your passport must have at least two blank pages,
A copy of your return-ticket reservation. It is not recommended to purchase the ticket before obtaining the visa – if not otherwise required,
Travel medical insurance confirmation of minimum 30,000 € coverage within Malta and the entire Schengen area,
A visa cover letter stating the purpose of visit to Malta and itinerary, Flight ticket reservation (if applicable),
Proof of civil status (marriage certificate, birth certificate of children, death certificate of spouse, ration card if applicable).
Proof of accommodation for your entire stay in Malta.
Means of subsistence – Proof of sufficient financial means for the period of stay in Malta. According to the information provided by the European Commission, a foreign national who wants to enter the territory of Malta, while applying for a Malta Visa it needs to attest owning 48€/day for the period of stay, to the Malta Embassy or Consulate.

For information about Visa applications please visit https://identitymalta.com