The Malta Amateur Athletic Association (MAAA), founded in 1928, is the governing body of athletics in Malta. It is affiliated with World Athletics, European Athletics and the Maltese Olympic Committee; it is also registered with Sport Malta and the Commissioner of Voluntary Organisations.
The objects of the Association are to encourage, promote, develop, manage and regulate Athletics in Malta. The MAAA is represented by a Council that is elected by affiliated clubs on a bi-annual basis. The Headquarters of the MAAA are sited at Athletics Malta, 6/7 Racecourse Street, Marsa. In 2009, Government granted the MAAA the title of the Matthew Micallef St John Athletics Stadium in Marsa.