Population

465,292 (2017) 

Official language

Maltese and English 

Currency

Euro () 

Official Statistics Office

National Statistics Office 

Trade Associations

National Book Council 

Annual Book Fairs

Malta Book Festival is held over 5 days in November.

Campus Book Festival is held over 3 days in March. 

Translation Programmes

Arts Council Malta Translation Grant funds the translation of Maltese works to any other language.  

VAT on Books

5% for books and 18% on eBooks 

Fixed Book Price System

Statistics

Book market statistics (PA, 2017) [link to download/view] 

Useful Contacts

British Council
Email: mt.information@britishcouncil.org