The Maltese Citizenship Act, which complemented the provisions made under the Constitution, established who could become a citizen of Malta by naturalisation, that is, who having satisfied the relative conditions of the said Act, could be granted Maltese citizenship.

What you'll get

Citizenship Certificate by naturalisation.


You are entitled to apply if:
i) You are a former citizen of Malta;
ii) You were born abroad to Maltese parents who are returned migrants;
iii) You were born in Malta, you hold a foreign citizenship, and at least one of your parents is a citizen of Malta;
iv) You were born to parents who were non-Maltese but one of whom or both subsequently acquired Maltese citizenship;
v) You were born abroad and you are of Maltese descent.

How to apply

Fill in the online form and submit.