1. Check to make sure that the car you want to ship is allowed into Malta. There may be restrictions on certain vehicle types due to age, engine size, etc.

2. Be aware of any regulations regarding car shipment to and from Malta.

3. Make sure you have all the required documents, such as ownership and registration documents, as well as any necessary customs documentation.

4. Research the cost for shipping the car. There may be additional fees involved depending on the size and weight of the car.

5. Optionally, make sure the car is insured for the shipment.