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ELECTIVE RESIDENCE National Visa (D Type)

 

ELECTIVE RESIDENCE National Visa (D Type)

The residency visa allows entrance into Italy to individuals with high self-sustaining incomes and financial assets who have a real necessity to stably residing in Italy and who can demonstrate a steady and adequate income (not from subordinate work) and other financial resources. This visa is issued solely to those applicants who are planning to move permanently to Italy and it does not allow the recipient to work.

Residency visa can also be issued to dependent spouse and minor children and dependent children over 18 living with their parents, assuming that the applicant can demonstrate adequate financial assets to support them. Proof of relationship must be provided: marriage/civil partnership/birth certificate* (original & photocopy).

 

No liability can be accepted for application rejected as a consequence of the applicant not complying with the requirements outlined in the ESSENTIAL INFORMATION page, therefore please make sure you read it in full before applying, and in particular the relevant section for each item marked with * (click HERE).

  1. Duly completed National Visa (D Type) application form*;
  2. Valid passport or travel document* (original & photocopy);
  3. Valid U.K. Residence Permit/Card* (original & photocopy);
  4. 1 recent, colour passport size photo*
  5. Documented and detailed guarantee of substantial and stable private income originating from pensions, annuities, income from properties or investments funds and income from stable economic and commercial activities (at least a minimum of €31.000 per year). Income deriving from subordinate work will not be taken into consideration. Please provide official letters from banks, financial consultants, financial institutions, U.K. Social Security institutes, etc. and last 2 years of your Income Tax Return. Please note: Letters and certificates issued in a language different from English, MUST be translated into English or Italian and the translation must be certified by the Italian Consular Office in the issuing Country OR by the Consular Authority of the issuing Country in the U.K.;
  6. A registered lease or deed for property in Italy;
  7. A letter explaining the reasons of your intention to move to Italy;
  8. One-way travel ticket reservation*;
  9. Return Envelope*;
  10. Fees* €116.00;
  11. For all items marked with * see the ESSENTIAL INFORMATIONSINFORMATION section HERE. No liability can be accepted for application rejected as a consequence of the applicant not complying with the requirements outlined in the ESSENTIAL INFORMATION section.

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