Role of ARPA

Vision:

A catalyst towards maximising the benefits from the Common Agricultural Policy.

Objective:

• Operate an effective administrative set-up
• Ensure an efficient, effective and timely processing of claims
• Attain effective control procedures that would ensure that there is no risk to the Community Funding
• Provide accurate and timely information to the Commission, the local entities and to the farming community.

Legal Basis:

Paying Agencies are set up in accordance with Regulation (EU) No 1306/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council and Commission Regulations (EC) Nos 908/2014and 907/2014

The Malta Agriculture and Rural Payments Agency is established in accordance withSubsidiary Legislation 146.03 Paying Agency Regulations.​​​​