Third-country nationals (employees) may request to be exempted from registering in Malta under the Social Security Act (Cap. 318.), as long as a state contribution is being paid in the home country.

What you'll get

The third-country nationals (employees) shall then receive an Exemption Certifcate from the Department of Social Security, with which they shall be exempted from paying Social Security Contributions in Malta.


The third-country nationals (employees) are to provide proof that they:


a. Have a valid single permit (residence and work), or have submitted an application to Identità Malta b. Are insured with a national institution in their third-country homeland.

How to apply

Fill in the online form and submit.