As a national of Malta or any other EU country – you are automatically also an EU citizen. As such, you can benefit from many important rights under EU law, in particular the right to move freely around Europe to live, work, study or even retire.
And if you are travelling outside the EU and your country has no diplomatic representation there, you can go to the embassy or consulate of any other EU country and receive assistance and protection.
Your Rights in the EU
EU Charter of Fundamental Rights
Full text of the charter, application of the charter, how the charter relates to international laws
How to report a breach of your rights
Addressing your complaint to the relevant national authority, government, national courts or a specialised human rights body.
European Commission initiatives on the protection of persons reporting on breaches of Union law.