Facts & Tips

LANGUAGE

The official languages of Malta are Maltese and English. Maltese, a language of Semitic origin written in the Latin script, is the national language which over the centuries has incorporated words derived from English, Italian and French. Italian is also widely spoken.

 CURRENCY

On the 1st of January 2008, Malta adopted the Euro as its currency.

 CLIMATE

ENCAPP2016 is scheduled for the 26th to the 29th of April 2016. The table below illustrates the averages measured since 1985:

MONTH HIGHEST RECORDED (°C) DAILY AVERAGE (°C) LOWEST RECORDED (°C) SEA TEMP. (°C) RAINFALL (in mm)
Hi Lo
April 31.7 20.0 13.4 6.5 15.9 24.9
May 37.3 24.0 16.6 10.5 17.5 8.4

ELECTRICITY

The electrical supply is 240 volts /- 10%. The frequency of the supply is 50 Hz. The three-pin rectangular plug system is used (as in the United Kingdom).

VISAS

EU passport holders do NOT require a visa to enter Malta.

Non-EU passport holders will require a Schengen visa in order to be granted entry into Malta. Please visit homeaffairs.gov.mt for more information.

Should you require proof of attendance, please contact us on contact@encapp2016.eu.