Public Consultation

The government has launched a public consultation aimed at streamlining the voluntary sector, ridding it of unnecessary bureaucracy.

The reform will strengthen the laws regulating voluntary work and not-for-profit organisations and will formally set up the Office for the Commissioner for the Voluntary Sector and Not For Profit organisations.

The document can be downloaded from here.

Registration and reporting procedures will be simplified, focused on the concept of a one-stop shop. The NGOs will also be afforded more flexibility in their financial operations.  

The document can be downloaded from here.

The Scout Association of Malta is preparing its comments on the proposed document and welcomes your feedback. Please submit your feedback using the Suggestion Box by the 5th of March.