Sunday 04 December 2022

Operator’s Licence for the Carriage of Goods using Light Commercial Vehicles

Transport Malta notifies that in accordance with Regulation (EU) 2020/1055 of the European Parliament and of the Council, Light Commercial Vehicles with a Permissible Laden Mass of between 2,501kgs and 3,500kgs which are used internationally to carry goods for third parties against compensation must be covered by an operator’s licence for the carriage of goods as from the 21st of May 2022.

Therefore, Transport Malta is inviting persons and undertakings using such vehicles to carry goods for third parties between Malta and any other Member State of the EU to apply for an operator’s licence. Undertakings who fail to obtain such a licence will not be able to continue their operations beyond the above-mentioned date.

Contact Details to use for this purpose:


Phone: 25555190/99078995

More information may be obtained from Transport Malta’s website on

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