A residency visa may be issued to applicants wishing to settle permanently in Italy and who are able to provide proof of substantial financial means.
Applicants cannot undertake any form of employment during their stay.
DOCUMENTS AND REQUIREMENTS
You can click here to download a checklist with documents and requirements. All requested documents must be submitted in hard copy on the day of your visa interview. To book an appointment with us click here and after you have created your personal account, select National visa service and chose your preferred date.
RESIDENCE PERMIT FOR RESIDENCY VISA HOLDERS
Within 8 days from entering Italy, holders need to apply for a residence permit(permesso di soggiorno) from the local Police Station (Questura). For further information you can click here.