Plant Protection Directorate
110, Annibale Preca Street
Lija LJA 1915, 

356 2292 6535


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Forms, Applications & Guidelines

Introduction & Importation of Plant Material/Products:

​​EU Notification Form​​ ​

Third Countries Notification Form​ ​

Seeds of Agricultural Plants & Vegetables

Seed Production Guidelines​

Form A - Notification of Production of Seeds

Form B - Seed Production Record Sheet

Import of Seeds over 2kg from third countries​

Seeds & Other Propagation Material (excluding those of forest trees and ornamentals)

Lista ta' varjetajiet​

Ancient and Vulnerable Trees:


Palm Movement - General Public & Private

Palm Movement - Registered Activities​​​

Genetic Resources Registration

Genetic resources registration form​

 Application for R&D entities to obtain Prior Informed Consent (PIC) to access Genetic Resources for which Malta has sovereign rights​​

 ​Application for Academic Researchers to obtain Prior Informed Consent (PIC) to access Genetic Resources for which Malta has sovereign rights​​​

Registration for IPM Technical Advisor/Agronomist – Application & Guidelines ​

Registration of Technical Advisor for the certification of the Maltese Black Chicken – Application & Guidelines ​Forms

Registration as Soil Management Advisors

Application for the registration as a Soil Management Advisor - AECM 5

Guidelines for the Registration of Soil Management Advisors​

Tuta Absoluta

Guidelines for the control of Tuta Absoluta (2016)​ EN Version | MT Version​

Palm Trees

Guidelines for pruning and spraying of Palm Trees revised (2018​​)​​ EN Version | MT Version​

Genetic Resources, Access & Benefit Sharing Guidelines 

User Guide on Access to Genetic Resources and the Fair and Equitable Sharing of Benefits arising from their Utilization in Malta

Guidance document on the scope of application and core obligations of Regulation (EU) No 511/2014 of the European Parliament and of the Council

IUCN Explanatory Guide to the Nagoya Protocol on Access and Benefit-sharing

Bonn Guidelines on Access to Genetic Resources and Fair and Equitable Sharing of the Benefits Arising out of their Utilization