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Class 3

Formation, laying out, alteration or improvement of roads by Government Agencies, Local Councils and other entities appointed thereby

General Provisions
All permitted structures described below shall be subject to the following (where applicable):
(i) It does not entail additional undeveloped land outside the planned or existing highway boundary;
(ii) It does not affect the planning scheme boundary or entails departure from the official alignment;
(iii) It does not entail direct or indirect damage to existing historical buildings or monuments, archaeological features including underground shelters, cisterns or water galleries, rubble walls and natural stone paving; and
(iv) It includes all the necessary measure so that, wherever possible:
(a) infrastructural services are installed underground without any introduction, installation or attachment of overhead wiring on the site or its surroundings; and
(b) existing overhead wiring and other infrastructural services currently above ground are relocated underground.
(v) it is subject to prior written authorisation by Transport Malta.

3.1(i) Roads and pavements within a planning scheme
3.1(ii) Widening, improvement or maintenance of existing roads
3.1(iii) Improvement or alteration of junctions
3.1(iv) Traffic Lights and similar traffic management systems
3.1(v) Embellishment or enhancement of roundabouts, traffic islands and centre strips

3.1(i) Roads and pavements within a planning scheme
Notification:
A notification is not required 
 
3.1(ii) Widening, improvement or maintenance of existing roads. 
Notification:
A notification is required if existing road/pavement and constructed in  natural stone paving
Fee: € 60

3.1(iii) Improvement or alteration of junctions 
Notification: A notification is not required but it is not permitted if it involves the alteration of a grade separated junction or a significant alteration in the traffic direction.
 
3.1(iv) Traffic Lights and similar traffic management systems 
Notification:
A notification is required for works on or attached to a building which is in itself a Scheduled Property
Fee: € 60

3.1(v) Embellishment or enhancement of roundabouts, traffic islands and centre strips
Notification:
A notification is not required
Conditions and other provisions: Works shall not create an obstruction to the view of, or a distraction to, persons using any road used by vehicular traffic, so as to be likely to cause danger to such persons. 
Fee: €120