Assisting the most vulnerable and in need in Society

Scheme to support people who pay for a private rent

Register your private rent contract with Housing Authority

Supporting the tenants who have been living in the dwelling rented pre-1995

Pay your rent online

Why queue when you can pay your rent online? Follow the link below for the online portal 

Mission Statement

To provide and sustain decent social and affordable housing opportunities promoting stability and supporting social mobility

The principles and the ideas behind the work of the Housing Authority. A description of what the the Authority strives to achieve.

The Housing Authority’s operations is divided into seven departments; Schemes and Customer Care; Private Residential Leases; Social Housing; Technical Services; Estate Management; Finance and Legal and Corporate.

The Chairman and the Board of Directors confer the day to day decision making to the Chief Executive Officer, who is assisted by Executive Heads who lead the Authority’s departments.   

Since 11th October


Our Journey

The Housing Authority was established on 11th October 1976, by an Act in Parliament, entitled Act XV of 1976, better known as The Housing Authority Act. The Housing Authority falls under the Ministry for Social Accommodation.

New Scheme

A new scheme intended for owners who lease their residence at affordable rents and are interested in selling the property to their tenants; as long as the tenants are eligible for the Housing Benefit.

Latest Updates

News, Press Releases and More

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Framework Agreement

Framework Agreement for the Execution of Responsive Structural and other Repair Works in Government tenements in Malta and Gozo (Ref. CT 2373/2022, Advert no. CT001/2022). Closing date: 20th December 2022 at 09:30a.m


Ref. SPD4/2022/136
Tender for the Supply, Installation and Commissioning of 8 in no. Passenger Lifts including Dismantling of Existing Lifts, and Design, Manufacture, Supply and Installation of 3 in no. Metal Structure Lift Hoistways (Housing Authority, EU funded).
Closing Date: 20th December 2022 at 9:30am

Tender for Restoration

Works Tender – Ref. SPD4/2021/007 – TWO 6/2020 Tender for Restoration of Part of the Upper Façade at 125, Cottoner Block at St. Paul’s Street, Valletta (Housing Authority). Offer closes on 27th September 2021 at 9:30a.m. Tender documents are to be viewed and downloaded ONLY from Clarifications shall be uploaded and will be available […]