The role of the Ministry for Gozo and Planning is to secure and bring about the economic and social prosperity for Gozitan entities and its residents, taking into consideration the Island’s unique characteristics and distinctiveness while making the Maltese Islands a more pleasant and desirable place to live in.

The Ministry for Gozo and Planning has a vital role in influencing national policies and the channelling of national funding programmes towards the needs and aspirations of Gozo and its residents. Through the Planning Authority, the Ministry also acts on behalf of the community to provide a balanced and sustainable environment, to provide a better quality of life for the community through transparent and fair planning services, today and tomorrow.