Bar Substitute

Bar Substitute is a person who is employed by the licensee to replace to replace him (as a substitute or agent) in the licensee’s absence. This shall apply only where alcoholic beverages are sold or served. Persons who will act as a substitute in the absence of licensees and/or operators in a catering establishment, and will be responsible for the selling of wines and spirits, need to apply for this permit.



Chapter 409.05 Fees (Tourism) Regulations



Information about obtaining a Bar service Management Substitute permit can be found here.


An application can be filed online by following this link.

Competent Authority:

Malta Tourism Authority

last updated Oct 2022

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