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Representation in Malta

Press Resources & Contacts

The Representation’s Press Office works to keep the Maltese press informed on European matters and to increase awareness of the role of the European Union in the life of Maltese people.

The Press Team

The Press Office responds directly to a wide range of press and media enquiries on EU issues. In addition, it actively promotes media coverage of the EU by initiating regular contacts with the media and publishing press releases on current EU topics of interest to a Maltese audience. It also organises information and communication events and represents the Commission at press conferences in Malta.

The Press Office also manages the Representation's website as well as its Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube pages. 


Head of Press: Mark VELLA

email: Mark [dot] VELLAatec [dot] europa [dot] eu (Mark[dot]VELLA[at]ec[dot]europa[dot]eu)

Press Assistant: Mariella MANGION

email: Mariella [dot] MANGIONatec [dot] europa [dot] eu (Mariella[dot]MANGION[at]ec[dot]europa[dot]eu)

European Commission spokesperson's service

The spokesperson's service (SPP) operates under the political authority of the President of the Commission and in cooperation with national representations of the European Commission. It is responsible for issuing press releases, organising press conferences and dealing with press queries. The spokespersons are responsible for specific Commission policy areas.

The Spokesperson's Service

Press material from the Commission Spokesperson's Service

Media Accreditation - Journalists, photographers and TV crews need accreditation to enter the European Commission, European Parliament and European Council press zones.


Audiovisual service

The European Commission's audiovisual service provides a range of free services and materials to journalists including: