COVID-19

Application deadline for bar & club COVID support scheme extended 

15th March 2021

Owners now have until 31st March to apply 

The Malta Tourism Authority has announced that the application deadline for bar and club owners to benefit from the COVID-19 support scheme has been extended until 31st March.

Bars and clubs have had to endure the longest closures among Malta’s businesses, with their second round of closure orders lasting from end October until, at least, 11th April.

As a result, Government announced has issued special monetary assistance to businesses in this sector.

Category A, referring to commercial bars, will receive €3,820 to cover the end-October to mid-April closure. Bars forming part of a club, also known as Category B, will receive a payment of €2,490 and non-political clubs, Category C, will receive €1,660.

Bar and club owners who have already applied to the scheme need not reapply, while those who haven’t yet are urged to do so.

 

 


16th March 2021

Parents in the private sector unable to work from home will receive €800 gross monthly

10th March 2021

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9th March 2021

Worst impacted to be helped until end 2021

4th March 2021

A limit on the number of households that can mix indoors has also been introduced

Application deadline for bar & club COVID support scheme extended