Kummissjoni Nazzjonali Persuni b'Diżabilità

VAT Refund

If you are purchasing items that are specifically intended for use by people with disability, you make request compensation equivalent to the amount of VAT paid on the item. Some of the goods are subject to 5% VAT while others subject to 18%. A complete list of the items which qualifty for compensation can be found here (PDF). KNPD gives a VAT refund of up to a maximum of €180 on Computers and Accessories. A fiscal receipt, which should not have been issued prior to two months before applying, should be presented to KNPD.

Applying for VAT Refund

Applicants must:

  • Have a Special Identity Card (SID)
  • Be in possession of the original fiscal receipt
  • Fill in the relevant application form:
    Assistive Apparatus (MT) (EN) or Computers and Accessories (MT) (EN)

Applications for financial assistance accepted by the Board, which cannot be granted due to lack of funds, remain on the waiting list for one year.