Traffic Enforcement in Malta and Gozo is the responsibility of the Local Enforcement System Committee (LES) Through its five regions, each managed by its own management team, the LES offers a more uniform approach and an ideal platform to its refine the system based on the driving principles of the L.E.S. i.e. Education, Deterrence and Enforcement.
The Route Warden, is responsible for the enforcement of traffic and environmental regulations within the Region where he or she is deployed. The Warden works closely with the Regional committee to establish a better understanding of the requirements of the localities within that region and the level of monitoring that is required. This close co-operation ensures that the LES works in the best interest of all concerned.