Northern Region, Malta

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Northern Region

Reġjun Tramuntana
St. Paul's Bay
Coat of arms of Northern Region
Coat of arms
Map of the Northern Region
Map of the Northern Region
Coordinates: 35°57′00.8″N 14°24′44.0″E / 35.950222°N 14.412222°E / 35.950222; 14.412222Coordinates: 35°57′00.8″N 14°24′44.0″E / 35.950222°N 14.412222°E / 35.950222; 14.412222
Country Malta
IslandMalta
Act No. XVI of 200930 September 2009
SeatSt. Paul's Bay
Government
       Regional Committee
 • Regional PresidentAnthony Mifsud
Area
 • Total112.9 km2 (43.6 sq mi)
Population
 (March 2014)
 • Total102,892
 • Density910/km2 (2,400/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1
Dialing code356
Local councils12
WebsiteOfficial website

The Northern Region (Maltese: Reġjun Tramuntana) is one of five regions of Malta. The region includes the northwestern part of the main island of Malta. The region borders the Central and Southern Regions, and is also close to Gozo Region.

It was created by the Act No. XVI of 2009 out of part of Malta Majjistral.[1]

Subdivision[edit]

Districts[edit]

Northern Region includes the entire Northern District and parts of the Northern Harbour District and Western Districts.

Local councils[edit]

Northern Region includes 12 local councils:

Hamlets

Regional Committee[edit]

The current Northern Regional Committee (Maltese: Kumitat Reġjonali Tramuntana) is made up of:[2]

Office Officeholder
President Anthony Mifsud
Vice President Paul Vella
Members Sandro Azzopardi
Mary Anne Abela
Charles Azzopardi
Edwin Bartolo
Peter Joseph Dei Conti Sant Manduca
Anne Marie Muscat Fenech Adami
Giljan Aquilina
Dean Hili
Alfred Grima
Keith Cassar
Executive Secretary George Abdilla

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Regions of Malta". Statoids. Retrieved 1 April 2015.
  2. ^ "Kumitati Reġjonali". Government of Malta. Archived from the original on 6 June 2015.