Merchant Shipping Directorate notice no. 164 of 2020 dated 24 November 2020 refers to the changes to be brought about to the Commercial Yacht Code with effect from 1 January 2021: https://www.transport.gov.mt/MS-Notice-164-Revision-of-the-Commercial-Yacht-Code.pdf-f5739. A synopsis of the changes may be found here - https://www.transport.gov.mt/Synopsis-of-amendments-of-the-CYC-2020-Rev-1.pdf-f5433.
Furthermore, Transport Malta has published a draft Malta Passenger Yacht Code (PYC) 2020 which is subject to a public consultation process aimed at being concluded by end of February 2021. A draft version of the Malta Passenger Yacht Code (PYC) 2020 is available online: https://www.transport.gov.mt/PYC-2020-Rev-1.pdf-f5744 The PYC is specifically designed and intended for Passenger Yachts ≥ 500 GT, which carry more than 12 passengers up to 36 passengers, which carry not more than 200 persons (including crew), which do not carry cargo and which are engaged on international voyages. E-mails with feedback/suggestions may be sent to Transport Malta to: firstname.lastname@example.org .