They will select their entry in a televised national final that will comprise of a semi-final and a final. 20 artists will vie to represent Malta in Stockholm and will all compete in the semi-final, where only 14 will make it to the grand final.
The national broadcaster, PBS has invited composers and artists to submit songs by the end of October.
This year, Malta was represented by Amber and her song “Warrior”. She achieved 11th place in the second semi-final, receiving 43 points and therefore failed to qualify for the grand final in Vienna.