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Welcome to the Visa Section of our website


Important Notice

- Due to an increase of visa requests  we regret to inform that the waiting times to book

                              an appointment can exceed 60 days.

           - Application presented earlier than 180 days from the start date of the Visa cannot be accepted.

 Book an appointment for request Shengen Visa

Urgent requests will be taken into consideration limited to the following visa types: business, work, mission, study, partners of EU citizens and humanitarian cases (supporting documentation will be requested according to the visa type).

This Visa Office accepts applications from residents in this consular jurisdiction.

Do you need a Visa to enter Italy? Please click here

click here  Information on the protection of individuals with reference to the processing of personal data for the issuance of an entry visa in Italy and in the Schengen area
(General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679, art. 13)

Canadian citizens are allowed to visit Italy and the rest of the Schengen countries for tourism or business purposes for up to ninety days in any 180 day period WITHOUT A VISA.

Holders of a blue Canadian Travel Document (convention of july 28th 1951) do not need visa for transit/and or short term stay (e.g. for tourism or business purposes for up to 90 days) in Italy

If you have already been in the Schengen area and wish to visit again, you can estimate how long you may return for using the Travel
Time Calculator for short-stays in the Schengen area.

Please note that you should consider the Calculator as merely a helpful tool, in that the results given do not necessarily entitle you to remain in the Schengen area for the period of time calculated. To calculate click here.

Important Warning

  • We also remind everyone that the online booking system “Prenota OnLine” is exclusively managed by the Italian Consulate, without any assistance from third parties and that the service to book an appointment is provided completely free of charge.