The Labour party has a long list of hopeful candidates, including MEPs Miriam Dalli and Alfred Sant.

Labour Party (PL)
Alex Agius Saliba
Felix Busuttil – Dancer, choreographer and LGBT activist
Josef Caruana – former Orizzont Editor
Noel Cassar
Josianne Cutajar
Miriam Dalli  MEP
Cyrus Engerer
Mary Gauci
James Grech
Robert Micallef – TV Presenter and former PN Executive
Alex Saliba
Joe Sammut
Alfred Sant  MEP
Lorna Vassallo – Former PL general election candidate and legal procurator
Fleur Vella

Marlene Mizzi MEP  said she would not be contesting