Identity Malta Agency was established in 2013 by virtue of Subsidiary Legislation 497.07 and is responsible for citizens’ identity management and the implementation of migration processes.
Its mission if to execute the functions and duties of the public administration in matters relating to citizenship, passports, visa, identity documents, the registration of public deeds, acts of civil status as well as work and residence permits. These functions were grouped under one corporate body, which has its own separate legal identity and is governed by the Public Administration Act (Cap. 497).
Identity Malta Agency is rooted towards offering a quality service without compromising security.