Accessibility

Airport
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.

Transport
Wheelchair Friendly Car Hire (WFCH)
8, Pinto Street, Ħal-Qormi, Malta
Tel: 356 99493963
Email: mario58@go.net.mt
Facebook: www.facebook.com/WheelchairFriendly 
Brochure: Download PDF

Facilities

MTA Managed Beaches in Malta (From 1st June till the 30th September from 10.00hrs till 17.00hrs)

  • Għadira Bay, Mellieħa: Sandy beach, three wooden walkways, two concrete walkways, three floating beach wheelchairs, two public toilets, one mobile toilet and six parking bays.
  • Golden Bay, Mellieħa: Sandy Beach, two walkways, one floating beach wheelchair, one public toilet and two parking bays.
  • Pretty Bay, Birżebbuġa: Sandy beach, ramp leading to the sandy beach, two walkways, one floating beach wheelchair, one public toilet and eight parking bays.
  • Buġibba Perched Beach, Mellieħa: Artificial sandy beach, ramp leading to the sandy beach and one public toilet. However, there is limited access to the sea.
  • Qawra Point, St. Paul’s Bay: Rocky Beach, ramp leading to a hoist chair, one public toilet and two parking bays.
  • St. George's Bay, St Julians: Sandy beach, ramp leading to the sandy beach, one walkway, two floating beach wheelchairs, one public toilet at Paranga restaurant and four parking bays.
  • Ta’ Fajtata, Marsascala: Rocky beach, ramp leading to the beach, one walkway, one hoist chair and three parking bays.
  • Fond Għadir, Sliema: Rocky beach, ramp leading to the rocky beach and one public toilet. However, there is limited access to the sea.

Other accessible facilities on beaches in Malta

  • Exiles Rocky Beach, Sliema: Ramp leading to the beach, one hoist chair, one public toilet and two parking bays.
  • Little Armier, Mellieħa: Sandy Beach, one walkway and one floating wheelchair.
  • Armier, Mellieħa: Sandy beach, one walkway, one floating wheelchair, one public toilet and two parking bays.
  • Dawret it-Tunnara, Mellieħa: Rocky beach, one ramp and one manual hoist chair.
  • Ġnejna Bay, Mġarr: Sandy Beach, one walkway, one floating wheelchair and two parking bays.
  • Baħar iċ-Ċagħaq, Naxxar: Sandy Beach, one walkway

Gozo Accessible Beach

  • Ramla Bay, Xagħra: Sandy beach, one walkway and one toilet, one floating wheelchair, one parking slot.
  • Marsalforn, Żebbuġ: Sandy beach, one walkway, one toilet, one parking slot.

Commission for the Rights of Persons with Disability (CRPD)
The Commission for the Rights of Persons with Disability (CRPD), 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.

If you have a disability or any special need, you may wish to contact the Commission for the Rights of Persons with Disability (CRPD) before you travel.

Commission for the Rights of Persons with Disability (CRPD)
Buġeia Institute, Braille Street, Santa Venera, SVR 1619
Tel: 00356 22788555
Email: helpdesk@crpd.org.mt
Website: http://crpd.org.mt