Kummissjoni Nazzjonali Persuni b'Diżabilità

The Equal Opportunities Act

This Act can be viewed on the Laws of Malta website:


The Equal Opportunities Compliance Unit

KNPD established the Equal Opportunities Compliance Unit within its Secretariat, charged with promoting Equality of Opportunity and implementing the provisions of the Equal Opportunities Act (persons with disability) which came into effect on the 1st October 2000, and thus investigates acts of discrimination on the basis of disability.

For more information read the following factsheet (PDF).

Related Publications

EOA Annual Reports

Debates Leading to The Equal Opportunities Act

A compilation of transcripts (PDF) of the Parliamentary debates on the Equal Opportunities (Person with Disability) Bill leading to the enactment of the Equal Opportunities Act.

These are mainly in Maltese. You can listen to these using the Maltese Speech Engine.

Press Releases related to The Equal Opportunities Act

EOA Enforcement (MT/EN) (PDF)