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Measures and Support Division

​​Mission Statement

The Measures and Support Division aims to ensure the effective administration and implementation of EU Funded support measures to Enterprises, through effective liaison with internal and external stakeholders.

Role and Function

Set-up in 2015, the Division is mandated to ensure the strategic management, administration and implementation of EU funded Measures to support Enterprises by taking up the function of Intermediate Body in terms of Article 123 (6) of EC Regulation 1303/2013, for measures funded through the European Regional Development Fund 2014 – 2020, and acting as the National Contact Point for the implementation of aid measures funded through Structural Funds 2014-2020.

 In fulfilling its function the Division:

  • develops guidelines for the formulation of proposals and management of support measures    in close collaboration with the Managing Authority;
  • directs, liaises and  work in collaboration with various agencies having responsibility for aspects of measures funded through Structural Funds to ensure their effective implementation;
  • issues relevant calls for support measures as agreed with the Managing Authority for Structural Funds and  presides over the project selection process thereof;
  • monitors and reports the implementation of the measures being implemented by the Division;
  • liaises with relevant stakeholders on Cohesion Policy matters;
  • liaises closely with the relevant Government departments, entities/agencies in the preparation of annual and multi-annual programmes.

Director General – Ms Moira Attard

Ms Moira Attard joined the Public Service in 2003 as a Principal Officer and was posted at the European Affairs Directorate within the then Ministry for Justice and Home Affairs. In 2007 she joined the Staff Development Organisation within the Office of the Prime Minister where she took up the Position of Programme Manager. Ms Attard was appointed Assistant Director at Passports and Civil Registration Department in 2009 and was later deployed at the Employee Relations Directorate within the Public Administration HR Office, as Assistant Director (Special Projects) and subsequently appointed Director (Corporate Projects) within the Centre for Development, Research and Training in 2012. Ms Attard joined the Ministry for European Affairs and Implementation of the Electoral Manifesto in 2015, in her current role as Director General (Measures and Support).​


Contact Information:

 Contact Details
Measures and Support Division
St. Calcedonius Square,
Floriana FRN1530