The main activities and responsibilities are to oversee the
process of verification and reconciliation of ex-Church property as
established by the Ecclesiastical Act of 1992, as well as managing
all the aspects involved in the registration of Government
property, including data capturing.
- Undertakes the verification and reconciliation of ex-Church
- Ensure that all immovable assets belonging to the Government
are protected by accelerating the process of property registration
and reduce the risk of such property being lawfully misappropriated
by third parties.
- Ensure that the process of registration of Governemnt property
is performed as established by the legislation / regulations in
- Ensure that all the data, maps and documentation relevant to
the business of the GPD is accurately captured within the system
and / or updated accordingly.
Mr. Vincent Gilson
||Mr. Vincent Gilson was born in Paola on the 1st
September 1953. He received his primary education at the Paola
Primary School and his secondary education at the Archbishop's
Seminary in Floriana.
Mr. Gilson joined the Civil Service in 1975 as a Clerk at the Land
Department. He worked in most sections of the same department with
different responsibilities and in November 2006 he was appointed
Assistant Director Enforcement in the same Department, then
re-organized as the Government Property Division.
In November 2008, following consultation with the Church
Authorities, Mr. Gilson was appointed as Director-Designate Joint
Office, within the Government Property Division, Ministry of
Finance, the Economy and Investment and in March 2009 he was
appointed Director Joint Office. His main function is to administer
the property transferred to the State by virtue of an agreement
entered into between the Holy See and Malta on the 28 November
He is married to Miriam nee' Stafrace and has two children. He is
involved in voluntary community work at Christ the King Parish