Italy is a member of the European Union (EU) and part of the Schengen Convention. Meeting participants in need for a VISA can apply for the Italian Schengen Visa. The Local Organisers will provide the applicants with the necessary “invitation letter for VISA purpose” in order to facilitate the process. VISA maybe required online or at the local/national Italian embassy or consulate.
For a complete list of countries whose citizens are required to obtain a Schengen visa in order to enter please click on list of countries.
Additional information available at the website of Schengen VISA information.
Besides all the Schengen area countries, the countries listed below DO NOT need a VISA to enter Italy:
Andorra, Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cyprus, Ecuador, Israel, Japan, Republic of Korea, Mexico, New Zealand, Paraguay, San Marino, Singapore, United States, Uruguay, UK, Vatican City and Venezuela.
If you require an invitation letter for your VISA application, please insert the following details:
Or please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information, please visit: vistoperitalia.esteri.it