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Malta Flag new guidelines for private yachts
New guidelines introduced by Transport Malta allow private superyachts over 500gt, flying the Malta flag, to carry more than 12 guests on board.
Malta’s strategic location in the middle of the Mediterranean Sea and a stronghold of Maritime tradition offer superyacht owners natural harbours, skilled workforce, and up-to-date facilities that will meet every high net worth individual’s needs when berthing their sea vessel.
Up to now, private yachts were not able to accommodate more than 12 guests onboard unless they were registered with a Red Ensign flag.
Malta’s has a long tradition in the Maritime industry that has led to the establishment of a reputable Malta flag. This offers Superyacht owners a viable and advantageous jurisdiction to register their vessels that is based within the European Union.