The electoral commission has announced that there were five nominations for the European Parliament posts vacated by Simon Busuttil, Louis Grech and Edward Scicluna.
Nominations opened this morning and Roberta Metsola Tedesco Triccas, so far submitted her nomination for the seat vacated by Dr Busuttil.
Claudette Abela Baldacchino and Stephen Borg have submitted their nominations for the two seats vacated by Louis Grech and Edward Scicluna.
Nominations close on Monday.
Once the validity of the nominations has been verified by the electoral commission, counting of votes will commence on the 24 April.
The current MEPs are four years into their five year tenure, with Europe wide elections expected to be held between 22 and 25 May 2014.
Likely contenders for the seats include Marlene Mizzi, Glenn Bedingfield, Robert Metsola Tedesco Triccas and Rudolph Cini.