If you have a disability or any special need, please contact the National Commission Persons with Disability before you travel.
The National Commission Persons with Disability (KNPD), a government organisation dedicated to improving the quality of life of disabled persons, has a useful website with numerous contact details and links. They are also able to provide practical information on other organisations which can assist you while you are in Malta.
National Commission Persons with Disability
(Kummissjoni Nazzjonali Persuni b'Diżabilita)
SVR 1619, Malta
Tel: 356 22788555
SMS Only: 356 79788555
Fax: 356 22788490
If you require any assistance at the airport, please notify your airline before you fly. They will notify Malta International Airport (MIA) directly. The MIA can provide assistance both airside and landside.
Beach Trotters for wheelchair users can be found at Għadira, Golden Bay and St. George's Bay. Contact the beach supervisor on site at the respective beach (mid-June - mid-September, daily from 10.00 - 18.00 hrs).
Toilets for Disabled Persons are available to the public, free of charge, at the following locations:
St. George's Bay:
- At Paranga Restaurant (accessible by ramps from the promenade) during beach operations; and
- Across the road from the beach (parallel with Villa Rosa Wall) mobile units to complement are available 24/7.
- At the bottom of the Parking Area.
||This is a new web portal which aims to provide information to help people with special needs enjoy a holiday in the Maltese Islands. The website is currently under development and will be constantly updated with new information about accessible resources which help mitigate the challenges of travelling.