The political situation in Libya has resulted in tensions between two offices claiming to represent the Libyan government in Malta. The two buildings are situated near bus stops on Triq L-Abate Rigord in Ta’ Xbiex and Triq L-Imdina in Attard. Take extra care and avoid large gatherings and demonstrations at these locations.

Around 450,000 British tourists visit Malta every year. Most visits are trouble-free.

If you need to contact the emergency services call 112. If you need urgent consular assistance out of office hours telephone (+356) 2323 0000.

There is a low threat from terrorism. See Terrorism.

You should take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance before you travel.