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Tourist visa

Visa fee

35 euro

Visa type

С
The holder of a tourist visa can stay in Italy and other Schengen countries for period mentioned on the visa for the purpose of tourism and rest, health resort treatment, visiting of relatives and friends, taking part in cultural and sport events, conferences and master-classes, excursions, sightseeing, exhibitions and museums, operas and concerts.
Business visa

Visa fee

35 euro

Visa type

C
The holder of a business visa can stay in Italy and other Schengen countries for period mentioned on the visa for the purpose of business meetings and negotiations with international business partners, execution and signing of the contract for procurement and partnership, attending production trainings, cargo escorting while its transportation by surface transport.
Business visa (for models)

Visa fee

35 euro

Visa type

С
The holder of a business visa can stay in Italy and other Schengen countries for period mentioned on the visa for the purpose of taking part in seasonal fashion show and photo-sessions.
Family reunion visa

Visa fee

0 / 116 euro

Visa type

C / D
The holder of a family reunion visa can stay in Italy and other Schengen countries for period mentioned on the visa for the purpose of reunion with close relatives and living together in Italy.
Driver's visa

Visa fee

35 euro

Visa type

С
The holder of a driver’s visa can stay in Italy and other Schengen countries for period mentioned on the visa for the purpose of the international transportation of the commercial cargo freights in the heavy vehicles and passenger carriage by buses. Usually these visas are applied by long distance truckers.
Sport visa

Visa fee

0 / 35 euro

Visa type

С
The holder of a sport visa may stay of the Schengen states in the certain period of time for the purpose of with the aim of participating in international sport events (Olympic sports).
Medical treatment visa

Visa fee

35 / 116 euro

Visa type

C / D
The holder of a medical visa can stay in Italy and other Schengen countries for period mentioned on the visa for the purpose of treatment (short or long term) and surgery in the state or commercial clinics having medical grounds.
Elective residence visa

Visa fee

116 euro

Visa type

D
Il titolare di un visto per residenza elettiva è autorizzato a soggiornare in Italia e in altri paesi Schengen per il periodo indicato nel visto per risiedere permanentemente in Italia. Questo tipo di visto è richiesto da persone che non sono dipendenti subordinati e che posseggono un alto reddito costante tale da consentire loro di vivere in Italia.
Visa for religious reasons

Visa fee

35 / 116 euro

Visa type

С / D
Обладатель визы по религиозным мотивам может находиться на территории Италии и стран Шенгена в указанный период с целью участия в мероприятиях религиозного характера. Сделать запрос на получение данной визы могут монахи, священнослужители, члены религиозных сообществ, поддерживаемые общеизвестными конфессиями.
Student visa
 
 
 
 
 
Student visa (invitation letter from Private School)

Visa fee

0 / 50 euro

Visa type

С / D
The holder of student visa can stay in Italy and other Schengen countries for period shown on the visa for the purpose of education in the commercial and state schools, colleges and universities; higher education confirming or upgrading the qualification; education exchange program for students between universities; passing examinations at the Italian University; undertaking a professional internship or taking part in scientific researches.
Student visa (education in public institutions for higher education and passing exams)

Visa fee

35 / 50 euro

Visa type

C / D
The holder of student visa can stay in Italy and other Schengen countries for period shown on the visa for the purpose of education in the commercial and state schools, colleges and universities; higher education confirming or upgrading the qualification; education exchange program for students between universities; passing examinations at the Italian University; undertaking a professional internship or taking part in scientific researches.
Student visa (exchange program between Educational Institutions)

Visa fee

0 / 50 euro

Visa type

C / D
The holder of student visa can stay in Italy and other Schengen countries for period shown on the visa for the purpose of education in the commercial and state schools, colleges and universities; higher education confirming or upgrading the qualification; education exchange program for students between universities; passing examinations at the Italian University; undertaking a professional internship or taking part in scientific researches.

Visa for work
 
 
 
 
 
Subordinate employment visa

Visa fee

35 / 116 euro

Visa type

C / D
The holder of a work visa may stay in Italy and other Schengen countries in the certain period of time for the purpose of working for a person or entity
Subordinate employment in entertainment or show bussines

Visa fee

35 / 116 euro

Visa type

C / D
The holder of a work visa may stay in Italy and other Schengen countries in the certain period of time for the purpose of performing a contract (for artists)
Subordinate employment on a vessel flying the Italian flag

Visa fee

116 euro

Visa type

D
The holder of a working visa on an Italian flag ship has the opportunity to work as a performing artist or service staff on a cruise liner.
Visa for work - sport

Visa fee

116 euro

Visa type

D
The holder of a work visa may stay in Italy and other Schengen countries in the certain period of time for the purpose of coaching or doing sports under the contract.
Self-employment visa (in entertainment or show business)

Visa fee

35 / 116 euro

Visa type

С / D
The holder of a work visa may stay in Italy and other Schengen countries in the certain period of time for the purpose of performing a contract (an autonomous work visa for artists).
Self emploiment visa (figure corporate)

Visa fee

116 euro

Visa type

D
The holder of a work visa may stay in Italy and other Schengen countries in the certain period of time for the purpose of working in a company in which he is also a shareholder. By this time the company should have been carrying on its business at least for 3 years.
Self employment visa (freelance)

Visa fee

116 euro

Visa type

D
The holder of a work visa may stay in Italy and other Schengen countries in the certain period of time for the purpose of freelance working.
Self employment visa (for business owner)

Visa fee

116 euro

Visa type

D
The holder of a work visa may stay in Italy and other Schengen countries in the certain period of time for the purpose of engaging in self-employment activities.
Self-employment visa (start-up)

Visa fee

116 euro

Visa type

D
The holder of a work visa is allowed stay in Italy and other Schengen countries in the certain period of time for the purpose of engaging in a Start-Up program.
Self emploiment visa (out of quota)

Visa fee

116 euro

Visa type

D
The holder of a work visa may stay in Italy and other Schengen countries in the certain period of time for the purpose of carrying out activities, included in the list of special cases (Article 27 of the Consolidated Text on Immigration).

Transit visa
 
 
 
 
 
Transit visa (for crossing the Italian border when travelling to San Marino)

Visa fee

35 euro

Visa type

С
The holder of a transit visa are allowed to stay in Italy in the period of time required for a transit, which means a crossing of the Italian border on one's way to the terminal destination.
Airport transit visa

Visa fee

35 euro

Visa type

С
The holder of transit visa can stay in Italy and other Schengen countries for period shown on the visa for the purpose of crossing the Italian border when traveling to the country of final destination.
Transit for seamen (Italian flagged vessel)

Visa fee

35 euro

Visa type

С
Il titolare di un visto per transito è autorizzato a soggiornare in Italia il periodo di tempo necessario per l'imbarco (per i marinai che lavorano a bordo).
Transit visa for seamen (foreign flagged vessel)

Visa fee

35 euro

Visa type

С
The holder of a transit visa is allowed to stay in Italy in the certain period of time required for the embarkation (for sailors working aboard).
Transit visa for work on a cruise liner (not the Italian flag ship)

Visa fee

35 euro

Visa type

C
The holder of a transit visa for work on a cruise liner is allowed to stay in Italy in the certain period of time required for the embarkation (for sailors working aboard).

Re-entry visa
 
 
 
 
 
Re-entry visa (if permit of stay has expired)

Visa fee

116 euro

Visa type

D
The holder of a re-entry visa may stay in Italy in the period of time required to get a residence permit or to reissue it.
Re-entry visa (in case permit of stay was stolen or lost)

Visa fee

116 euro

Visa type

D
The holder of a re-entry visa may stay in Italy in the period of time required to get a residence permit or to reissue it.
Re-entry visa (receipt for obtaining permit of stay was not stamped at the immigration desk in Italy)

Visa fee

116 euro

Visa type

D
The holder of a re-entry visa may stay in Italy in the period of time required to get a residence permit or to reissue it.