This scheme is intended to encourage eligible undertakings to continuously improve the quality of their products, services and processes through the attainment of industry recognised certifications. The scheme is intended to boost awareness of the added value that may be achieved through certification when competing in international markets.

What you'll get

The Corporation may approve a tax credit to assist in recovering the costs of achieving approved certifications, quality marks, or licences.

The total aid that may be awarded to any single undertaking through this measure is capped at €25,000 per certification. Consultancy costs are capped at €2,500 per certification.


Consultancy services provided by third parties leading to qualifying certifications AND costs incurred from a Certifying Body as may be required by the undertaking to achieve the Certification. These costs may include first time audits, due diligence or verification service, and laboratory costs.

How to apply

Fill in the online form, print it and send to:

Malta Enterprise Corporation
Malta Industrial Parks Ltd
Gwardamangia Hill
Pietà MEC 0001

An Undertaking claiming a tax credit for the attainment of a qualifying certification is to submit to the Corporation the following documentation within 3 months from the attainment of the Certification.