Door-to-Door Sales
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Door-to-Door Sales

​​Door-to-door seller means a person who offers the provision or supply of any type of goods or services in connection with commercial activities listed in Part 1 of the First Schedule of the regulations by means of a doorstep contract, whether the offer is unsolicited by the person to whom it is made, or is solicited by the latter person in response to any advertisement, but does not include vendors of food stuffs and drinks who sell their goods from door-to-door.

The applicant must provide the following information, as required in the Application Form (Form H):

  •              Title, Name and Surname;
  •              Nationality;
  •              ID Card No/Passport No;
  •              Address of residence in Malta;
  •              Telephone, Mobile and email address; and
  •              JobPlus Work Permit No. 

Where the application is made on behalf of Company or a Commercial Partnership, the following details need to be provided:

  •             Name of Company
  •             Address
  •             Company Reg. No.
  •             Vat No.

The application for Door-to-Door Sales shall be accompanied by:

  •             Copy of Work Permit issued by JobPlus
  •             Copy of Passport or Residence Permit Certificate (if applicant is not of Maltese nationality)
  •             A Board Resolution signed by the Company Secretary authorizing the applicant to represent                the company.


Where an applicant feels aggrieved by the decision of the Trade Licensing Unit or from any Local Council in respect of a refusal of issuing of a licence, he may file an appeal in writing to the Licensing Appeals Board within ten (10) working days from the date when the applicant or any other person has been notified by the Trade Licensing Unit, in accordance with the provisions of Part VI of Subsidiary Legislation 441.07 - Trading Licences Regulations. The appeal can be sent to or to Commerce Department, Lascaris Bastions, Daħlet Ġnien is-Sultan, Valletta, VLT1933, Malta. 


€50 per annum

The application form can be downloaded from here:

Link to important legislation:

Subsidiary Legislation 441.07 - Trading Licences Regulations​

Enquiries can be directed to or by telephone on 25690313, 25690289, 25690310, 25690312 and 25690315​ during the normal working hours.


Date of last update – 09/07/2020