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 New online schengen visa application form

  • From  November 16-2017 a new Italian software is available for short term (up to 90 days) schengen visa applicants only The software enables the applicant to fill up and complete the visa request form on line.
  • The form should be printed by the applicant and presented at the Italian Embassy in which the applicant has the habitual residence,together with a specific code provided by the system.
  • The online form is available on

 To book an appointment for the issue of entry visas, send an e-mail to  
stating name,surname and nationality of the applicant, address, purpose, duration and dates of the journey.

avviso 8 Starting from February 15,2016 visa fees for study visa type D (up than 90 days) in 210 NIS

Israeli citizens do not require visa for short tourism, business or study trips in Italy lasting up to ninety days.
They can enter Italy with a passport valid at least three months after the intended date of departure from Schengen Area.

 For citizens of other non-EU countries and other types of visas (study, work, etc..up than 90 days)  for grneral information,requirementes and costs  please visit appropriate  section of the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation.

Rights and obligations. All foreigners who travel to Italy are subject to specific rights and obligations.

Visas to enter Italy

Rights and duties of foreign nationals

Ingresso e soggiorno per investitori

Modelli                                                                                                Documentazione richiesta

Act of consent                                                                                    Checklist C-Business
Application form national visa eng                                                        Checklist C-Study
Application form Schengen visa eng                                                      Cehcklist C-Tourism
Invitation letter business
Invitation letter tourism

The Visa Information System started operating on 10 May 2012

Visa information System (VIS)



The Visa Office handles the issuance of visas allowing applicants entrance into Italy or the EU. Office personnel are available to the public for consultation on what type of visa to apply for.