Transport Malta has announced Once-Only grant for vehicles registered and licensed in 2006 for personal use.
It said that it has dispatched 6,827 application forms to owners of vehicles registered between the 1st January and 31st December 2006.The owners who are eligible for tax refund, are to submit the form by not later than the 28th of April 2017.
The Government, as announced during the last Budget, will be refunding the equivalent amount of VAT paid on the registration tax, less the one-time grant payment in 2014 of either €110 in case of vehicles or €55 in case of motorcycles.
Transport Malta added that one full and final payment by cheque will be posted to the address on the application form in the coming months. The same process will apply for all the vehicles registered up to 2008, it said.
The completed application form will only be processed if it reaches Transport Malta by Friday, the 28th of April 2017.
TM said that applicants are to verify details, fill in, sign and send the form by post, or submit it in person to one of the following addresses:
Ghotja ta’ Darba
Ministeru Ghal Ghawdex
Pjazza San Frangisk, Rabat,
Ghotja ta’ Darba
Triq l-Arkata, Rahal Gdid
The documents required with the Application Form:
“No additional documentation is required to be submitted if a person is submitting his/her own application.
In the case of a deceased person, the heir should together with the application form fill in his/her personal details and include a declaration made by a notary public, confirming that he/she is the eligible person to apply for the Scheme.
In the event of a person that registered a vehicle between the 1st January and 31st December 2006 has in the meantime changed residency and did not receive such an application then one has to contact Transport Malta on the details below.”
Transport Malta said that vehicle owners who have registered a vehicle for private use between 1st May 2004 and 31st December 2006, are eligible for the scheme, but had not applied for the grant in the past, may also submit the application form which may be obtained from Transport Malta, until Friday, the 28th of April 2017.
Further information may be obtained on free phone 8007 2373 from Monday to Friday between 8.00am and 3.00pm or by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org