The Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) has downloadable documents that are associated with the gaming sector in Malta. The list includes; Application Forms, Guidance Notes, Public Notices, Regulatory Policies, Fact Sheets and Links.

Fact Sheets

MGA Fact Sheets

National Lottery

National Lottery - Sellers of National Lottery Games Application Form

Amusement Machines

Amusement Machines Application Form

Non-Profit Games

Non-Profit Games (Tombola/Bingo) Application Form
Non-Profit Games (Lottery) Application Form

Remote Gaming

Remote Gaming - System Documentation Checklist
Remote Gaming - System Audit Checklist
Remote Gaming - Compliance Audit Manual

Application Enclosures

Enclosures - Criminal Conviction Sheet Authorisation Form
Enclosures - MLRO Eligibility Form
Enclosures- Approval of New Games
Enclosures- Gaming Information
Enclosures- Financial Management Information
Enclosures- Entity Declaration
Enclosures- Personal Declaration

Controlled Gaming Premises

Controlled Gaming Premises - Premises Certificate of Approval Application Form
Controlled Gaming Premises - ‘No Objection’ Certificate Application Form

Responsible Gaming

Self-Barring Request Application Form

Freedom of Information Act

The Freedom of Information Act (Cap. 496) (FOIA) places obligations on public authorities (including Ministries, Departments and Public Sector entities) to provide access to documents held by them, in accordance with and subject to the provisions of the Act.

In the case of requests for information relating specifically to an individual, individual’s assets, interests and or right of access, the applicant shall provide copies of an Identity Card or Passport for such requests to be processed and the relevant information to be released as provided under this Act.

Notwithstanding it is to be noted that the Gaming Act (Cap 583 Art. 8) provides that any document produced in pursuance of this Act shall be secret and confidential and may not be disclosed or produced other than for the purposes of this Act.

The following are the Contact Details for the Freedom of Information Officer at the MGA:

Freedom of Information Officer

Malta Gaming Authority
Building SCM 02-03, Level 4, SmartCity Malta, Ricasoli, SCM 1001, Malta

Tel: +356 25469000

Email: [email protected]

Further information can be obtained from:

MGA Documents, Policies and Procedures

Guidance Notes

Guidance Note for Acquiring Police Conducts
Guidance Note on Gaming Devices and Amusement Machines
Guidance on the use of Innovative Technology Arrangements and the acceptance of Virtual Financial Assets and Virtual Tokens through the implementation of a Sandbox Environment
Policy on Outsourcing by Authorised Persons
Fit and Proper Guidelines
Shared Conduct of Gaming Business Agreement Procedures
Guiding Principles for the Application of Enforcement Measures
Commercial Communications Committee Guidelines
Guidelines on the Impact of the UK's Exit from the European Union
Technical Infrastructure hosting Gaming and Control Systems Remote Gaming
Industry Guidelines on the GDPR in consultation with the IDPC
Treatment of Intermediaries under the new Gaming Act (Cap. 583 of the Laws of Malta)

Service Providers

Audit Service Providers Guidance Notes
Audit Service Providers Application Form

Implementing Procedures

Part I - Implementing Procedures
Part II - Implementing Procedures Land based Casinos
Part II - Implementing Procedures Remote Gaming Sector

Gaming Devices (Exhibition of Gaming Devices) Ruling

Exhibition of Gaming Devices Application Form