Companies Act (Shipping and Aviation Cell Companies) Regulations

The Minister for Economy, Investment and Small Businesses issued new regulations under the Companies Act entitled the Companies Act (Shipping and Aviation Cell Companies) Regulations. The purpose of these regulations is to create a new structure to be used by companies operating in the shipping and aviation field by means of cell companies. After the…

Notice to Officers – Beneficial Owner Forms

Changes to the Companies Act (Register of Beneficial Owners) Regulations, 2017 (hereinafter referred to as the ‘Regulations’) will become effective following the entry into force of Legal Notice 247 of 2020. This notice is being brought to the attention of all company officers and provides an overview of the regulatory changes being introduced. When submitting…

Appointment of Special Controllers in terms of Article 329B of the Companies Act

The Official Receiver is receiving applications from individuals interested in being appointed as Special Controllers to assist Companies facing financial difficulties. Individuals with 5 years proven experience in the administration of companies, or 2 years experience if they hold a bachelor's degree from a recognised university, are invited to apply by email sending a CV…

Register of Beneficial Owners (Associations and Foundations) – Amended Forms

The forms and the regulations relating to the Register of Beneficial Owners of foundations and association have been amended pursuant to Legal Notices 24 and 25 of 2020. As from first (1st) May 2020, the public is hereby advised to use the new Forms, which are available on our website under the Foundations and Associations…

Company Search and Purchase of Company Documents made Public

Kindly note that users may now search company information and purchase company documents without the need to subscribe for an account on the MBR Online System. The Company Search functionality can be found here:https://registry.mbr.mt/ROC/index.jsp#companySearch.do?action=companyDetails Should you have any queries, do not hesitate to contact us on support.mbr@mbr.mt