International Recognition for Eco Scheme

The Malta Tourism Authority ECO Certification is a proud member of the Global Sustainable Tourism Council.

We support GSTC mission of making all tourism more sustainable by increasing the reach of the sustainable tourism practices to traditional, small, and large-scale operations and we endorse the principles of the Global Sustainable Tourism Criteria (GSTC criteria).

Our standard for ensuring the environmental, socioeconomic, and cultural sustainability of hotels and apart-hotels on the Maltese Islands has been recognised by the Global Sustainable Tourism Council as fully reflecting the GSTC criteria.