After booking an appointment,Visa applications are to be submitted at the Italy Visa Application Centre in Nairobi. All applications will be assessed by Embassy of Italy located in Nairobi ‘competent’ on the basis of the applicants’ residence. This applies to Somali applicants as well.

  • All Short term Visa applicants are requested to Schedule an appointment at the Visa application center by sending an email to the email address with your name and passport details.
  • The appointment wait time may go up to 15 working days and that the Italian Embassy’s working time is 10 calendar days. Hence, please plan your travel accordingly and apply for your visa one month ahead of your trip.
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Italy Visa Application Centres

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For your comfort while applying for a Visa, we offer number of additional services
  • SMS Service
  • Photo copy
  • Pre Check Service
  • Courier Service
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  • Photo Booth Facility
  • Photocopy Service