Used to apply for a Government grant when purchasing new Categort L petrol motorcycle and, if applicable, to the associated scrappage scheme.

What you'll get

If approved, you will be provided with a grant, with the amount due depending on the type of grant.


To be eligible for the grant an applicant shall:

  • be a person residing in Malta, a Local Council, a Voluntary Organisation, including NGOs, or an undertaking established in Malta;
  • register a new Category L petrol-powered motorcycle (including mopeds, motorcycles, tricycles and quadricycles);
  • if applying also for the scrappage scheme, have a motor vehicle in Category L, M1 or N1 which is older than 10 years, and registered, garaged, or licensed with Transport Malta in the applicant's name as at application date, and which will be deregistered as part of the application process. The age of the vehicle is calculated from the year of manufacture. The vehicle shall be de-registered at an authorised treatment facility;

The maximum quantity of grants that may be issued under this incentive shall vary by type of applicant, as follows:

  • Person residing in Malta: 1 grants;
  • Local Councils or Voluntary Organisation that do not carry out an economic activity (including NGOs): 5 grants;
  • Voluntary Organisation that do carry out an economic activity (including NGOs): 10 grants; and
  • Undertakings established in Malta: 10 grants.

How to apply

To apply for this service:

  1. Download the PDF version of the application from link shown here.
  2. Send the filled-in application by post or present it at the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Unit of Transport Malta any of the following addresses:

-Level 1, A3 Towers, Arcade Street, Paola PLA1212;
-Malta Transport Centre, Pantar Road, Ħal Lija LJA2021; or
-Transport Malta, St. Francis Square, Victoria, Gozo.

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