Legal Notice 216 of 2018

Legal Notice 216 of 2018

Transposition into Maltese legislation of DIRECTIVE (EU) 2016/1148 OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL of 6 July 2016 concerning measures for a high common level of security of network and information systems across the Union.

The transposition document of D​irective (EU) 1148 of 201​6, better known as the NIS Directive, was approved by the Cabinet of Ministers in Malta.  The Legal Notice, namely L.N. 216 of 2018 on “Measures For High Common Level of Security of Network and Information Systems Order, 2018” is now formally published.  It can be accessed from the website of the “Ministry for Justice, Culture and Local Government”, Justice Services section.  The text of the L.N. 216 of 2018 can be access by pressing here.

The National Competent Authority and Single Point of Contact in Malta is the Critical Information Infrastructure Protection Unit (CIIP Unit) within the Malta CIP Directorate.

The National CSIRT in Malta is CSIRTMalta

Approval and publication was notified to the CION as per established procedure.
More details together with further information and Guidelines related to L.N. 216 of 2018 will be published on the Malta CIPD website in the near future.
Request for further information may be addressed to

Contact Information:

 Contact Name 
Malta Critical Infrastructure Protection Directorate

43A St Paul Building Suite 1,
West Street
Valletta, VLT1532
+356 2568 9800

MaltaCIP Email