Going abroad - Malta

Other specific rules


Safety equipment for cars Cars for hire must be equipped with fire extinguishers, warning breakdown triangle and first aid kit.


Safety equipment for cyclist Reflective jacket (in the dark only)
Helmet for children under 10 travelling pillion in a safety seat
Front and rear lamps and rear reflectors (in the dark only)
Racing bicycles are normally exempted from the obligations mentioned above unless used at night

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