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Malta

15-05-2018 updated
Capital: Valletta
Population: 425,000
Total land area (km2): 316 km2
Passenger cars: 256,000
Highway (km): 0 km
Category Description
Purchase Subsidies

Malta - Purchase Subsidies

For individuals and NGOs:

Option A - 7,000 grant on the purchase of a new full electric vehicle in conjunction with an over ten year old ICE conventional vehicle.

Option B - 4,000 grant on the purchase of a new electric vehicle without scrapping an older ICE vehicle.

Option C - 4,000 grant for the purchase of a second hand electric vehicle which is not older than 12 months and not in conjunction with scrappig electric vehicles.

Option D - 3,000 for the purchase of a hybrid electric vehicle.

Option E - 2,000 grant for the purchase of an electric quadricycle.

Other grants according to CO2 emission values and in association with scrapping an older ICE vehicle.

Registration Tax Benefits

Malta - Registration tax benefits

Registration Tax of vehicles is based on Lengh of vehicles, Emissions and Age. For Electric Vehicles Emission Tax is zero.

Ownership Tax Benefits

Malta - Ownership tax benefits

Electric Vehicles only pay 10 Euros per year as a symbolic contribution towards congestion.

 

 

Company Tax Benefits

Malta - Company tax benefits

Maximum grant of 14,000 but capped as follows per car:
 
Option A - 7,000 grant on the purchase of a new full electric vehicle in conjunction with an over ten year old ICE conventional vehicle.
 
Option B - 4,000 grant on the purchase of a new electric vehicle without scrapping an older ICE vehicle.
 
Option C - 4,000 grant for the purchase of a second hand electric vehicle which is not older than 12 months and not in conjunction with scrappig electric vehicles.
 
Option D - 3,000 for the purchase of hybrid electric vehicle
 
Option E - 2,000 grant for the purchase of an electric quadricycle.
 
Other grants according to CO2 emission values and in association with scrapping an older ICE vehicle.
 
ALSO tax incentives in tax return: Deduction Electric Vehicle rules, the deduction from a company’s chargeable income would be equivalent to 150 % and not 125% for electric vehicles and the deduction for vehicles with emission between 0 - 70g/km would be equivalent to 125%, of the cost incurred on the qualifying expenditure, subject to a maximum deduction of €25,000 for each electrical vehicle (qualifying expenditure).
 
Moreover, such a deduction under these rules would mean that the company forfeits depreciation deductions for that particular electric vehicle/s for the duration of the useful life of the electric vehicle/s.
 
Local Incentives

Malta - Local Incentives

Use of priority lanes in Valetta. No Valetta CVA charge
Infrastructure Incentives

Malta - Infrastructure Incentives

Grant of €2,000 to assist companies to buy charging points - up to five charging points per company, that is a total of €10,000 grant.Electric Car owners can charge their vehicles at home using residence electricity subsidies.
Category Description
Purchase Subsidies

Malta - Purchase Subsidies

For individuals and NGOs:

Option A - 7,000 grant on the purchase of a new full electric vehicle in conjunction with an over ten year old ICE conventional vehicle.

Option B - 4,000 grant on the purchase of a new electric vehicle without scrapping an older ICE vehicle.

Option C - 4,000 grant for the purchase of a second hand electric vehicle which is not older than 12 months and not in conjunction with scrappig electric vehicles.

Option D - 3,000 for the purchase of a hybrid electric vehicle.

Option E - 2,000 grant for the purchase of an electric quadricycle.

Other grants according to CO2 emission values and in association with scrapping an older ICE vehicle.

Registration Tax Benefits

Malta - Registration tax benefits

Registration Tax of vehicles is based on Lengh of vehicles, Emissions and Age. For Electric Vehicles Emission Tax is zero.

Ownership Tax Benefits

Malta - Ownership tax benefits

Electric Vehicles only pay 10 Euros per year as a symbolic contribution towards congestion.

 

 

Company Tax Benefits

Malta - Company tax benefits

Maximum grant of 14,000 but capped as follows per car:
 
Option A - 7,000 grant on the purchase of a new full electric vehicle in conjunction with an over ten year old ICE conventional vehicle.
 
Option B - 4,000 grant on the purchase of a new electric vehicle without scrapping an older ICE vehicle.
 
Option C - 4,000 grant for the purchase of a second hand electric vehicle which is not older than 12 months and not in conjunction with scrappig electric vehicles.
 
Option D - 3,000 for the purchase of hybrid electric vehicle
 
Option E - 2,000 grant for the purchase of an electric quadricycle.
 
Other grants according to CO2 emission values and in association with scrapping an older ICE vehicle.
 
ALSO tax incentives in tax return: Deduction Electric Vehicle rules, the deduction from a company’s chargeable income would be equivalent to 150 % and not 125% for electric vehicles and the deduction for vehicles with emission between 0 - 70g/km would be equivalent to 125%, of the cost incurred on the qualifying expenditure, subject to a maximum deduction of €25,000 for each electrical vehicle (qualifying expenditure).
 
Moreover, such a deduction under these rules would mean that the company forfeits depreciation deductions for that particular electric vehicle/s for the duration of the useful life of the electric vehicle/s.
 
Local Incentives

Malta - Local Incentives

Use of priority lanes in Valetta. No Valetta CVA charge
Infrastructure Incentives

Malta - Infrastructure Incentives

Grant of €2,000 to assist companies to buy charging points - up to five charging points per company, that is a total of €10,000 grant.Electric Car owners can charge their vehicles at home using residence electricity subsidies.