Italy travel Visa requirements for Somali citizens

Travel and visa requirements

Basic Travel Requirements for Somalia citizens visiting Italy

Travelers are required to fulfill the following requirements in order to apply for a Italian Visa.



  • A duly filled and signed visa application form.
  • All the fields of the form must be filled accurately.
  • A valid international passport with at least two free pages, and 6months validity.
  • Two clear coloured passport-size photos taken on a plain white background.
  • Proof of payment of visa application fee.
  • Travel health insurance.
  • Hotel accommodation- for tourist visa applicants.
  • An invitation letter from a sponsor in Italy – For family visa applicants.
  • And any other documents supporting the purpose of the planned visit.
  • Proof of financial capacity.
  • For Underage (18 years and below):
  • A copy of a birth certificate issued by the National Population Commission.
  • A letter from the applicant’s school stating clearly the class attended and permission of absence.
  • Written consent from parents in the form of a sworn Affidavit issued by a High Court including the parent’s identity photograph and a copy of his/her passport.

Italy Visa for Somalia citizens

Facts about Italy


Italy is well known for its delicious delicacies, a plethora of wine, its trendy fashion industry, alpine lakes, mountain ranges, luxury cars and motorcycles, diverse regional cultures and dialects. The country just seems to have it all.
 
The country has about 52.4 million tourists a year which makes Italy the fifth most visited country in the world. This number is projected to increase year-on-year.
 
Italy is the fashion capital of the world. The country has the largest number of UNESCO world heritage sites in the world. There are high art and monument in every nook and cranny of the country. This is such a sight to behold.

Types of Italy Visa


Types of Visa Processing Time Duration of Stay
Business visa within 15 days 90 days
Tourist visa within two weeks 90 days
Medical visa within 2 weeks 90 days
Student visa within 15 days 1 year

General Requirements for Italy Visa



  • A duly filled and signed visa application form.
  • All the fields of the form must be filled accurately.
  • A valid international passport with at least two free pages, and 6months validity.
  • Two clear coloured passport-size photos taken on a plain white background.
  • Proof of payment of visa application fee.
  • Travel health insurance.
  • Hotel accommodation- for tourist visa applicants.
  • An invitation letter from a sponsor in Italy – For family visa applicants.
  • And any other documents supporting the purpose of the planned visit.
  • Proof of financial capacity.
  • For Underage (18 years and below):
  • A copy of a birth certificate issued by the National Population Commission.
  • A letter from the applicant’s school stating clearly the class attended and permission of absence.
  • Written consent from parents in the form of a sworn Affidavit issued by a High Court including the parent’s identity photograph and a copy of his/her passport.

Italy Visa Fees


Visa Type

Sub Types

Visa Fees

Business visa

60.00 (EUR)

Tourist visa

60.00 (EUR)

Medical visa

60.00 (EUR)

Student visa

Type-D

99.00 (EUR)

Italy Visa Application Centres & Embassies in Somalia


Location

Address

Mogadishu

Italian Embassy in Mogadishu, Somalia 3200 Whitehaven Street, N.W. Mogadishu Somalia

http://ambmogadiscio.estrei.it/

somalia.ambassadeasciata@estere.it

(+254) 22 6679 5931 / 2 / 3

Frequently Asked Questions


Will the visa interview be conducted in the Italian embassy?

The Italian visa interview will be conducted in the Italian embassy or consulate in the country you are applying from.


What city is the capital of Italy?

Rome is the capital and largest city of Italy. The city is situated in the central portion of the Italian peninsula on the Tiber River of about 15miles (24km) inland from the Tyrrhenian Sea.


Is Italy a developed country?

Italy is a developed country with advanced infrastructure and per capita of $36.000USD per year.


How many days will it take to process an Italian visa?

The Italian visa processing time is within 15 days but it can extend up to 30 days due to some cases.