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Italy. Family Reunion visa

Family reunification
The difficulty
From 1 750 €
Special feature
Reunification is possible with a person officially residing in Italy

Summary of the Italy Family Reunion visa program

Visa for reunification with close relatives residing in Italy officially.

Who is eligible for the Italy Family Reunion visa

  • Close relatives of foreign citizens officially residing in Italy on a residence permit or permanent residence permit:
  • Spouses;
  • Minors under 18 years old;
  • Children over 18 years of age under the condition of incapacity for health reasons;
  • Elderly parents over 65 years old who are dependants of a person residing in Italy and who have no other relatives to take care of them.

Italy Family Reunion visa requirements

  • Original and copy of the official permit from the Unified Emigration Service of Italy for the relative residing in Italy;
  • Copy of residence permit or Permit to Stay of the relative residing in Italy and his/her passport;
  • Visa application;
  • Valid passport, which expiration date should be at least three months longer than the anticipated end date of the internship;
  • 2 3.5x4.5 cm photos;
  • Statement from a relative residing in Italy, confirming his/her desire to be reunited with his/her family, in accordance with the established Italian legislation;
  • Proof of family ties (birth certificate, marriage certificate);
  • Proof of financial solvency of the receiving party in relation to the required income of at least €8,850 per annum for the person residing in Italy and one relative moving to Italy;
  • Proof of availability of housing suitable for family reunification, taking into account the minimum space required:
2 persons - minimum 45 sq.m. and 1 bedroom (including a relative living in Italy);
3 persons - minimum of 55 square meters and 2 bedrooms;
4 persons - minimum 60 sq.m. and 2 bedrooms.
  • Visa fee payment receipt;
  • Proof that the elderly parents are dependent on the applicant (e.g., translations);
  • Written statement from the parents that they are dependent on the applicant;
  • Health insurance with a coverage of at least €30,000 for at least one year.
Costs associated with a Italy Family Reunion visa
  • Visa fee: 116 €
  • Immigration lawyer' fees: from 1,750 €
Terms of obtaining a Italy Family Reunion visa
  • From 4 to 12 months

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