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This is the official site of the Italian honorary consulate in San Diego.
We look forward to being of service to you!

The San Diego office is open by appointment only.
Mondays: 11 am – 4 pm


IMPORTANT: PLEASE READ THE INFORMATION ON THIS PAGE BEFORE BOOKING AN APPOINTMENT.

You can also read the information for the varying services and required documents/data you will need (on the Web site for the consulate general of Italy in Los Angeles). Go to page →

GENERAL INFORMATION

PASSPORTS
Locally, we can take fingerprints, signature, and photo, which are then digitally sent to the Los Angeles consulate. You will then send your application, payment, and other required documents directly to the Los Angeles Italian consulate by postal service.

What to bring to the appointment in SD:

PHOTO. Passport-size photo to be digitized as we do not print photos at the local office.
EXPIRED/PREVIOUS PASSPORT. (if applicable)
AIRE. Evidence of AIRE registration, and current address must match what is in the database.
CONSENT. If you have minor children, regardless of whether the passport is for you or your child/children, you will need to have a consent form completed by the other parent.

IMPORTANT: Please refer to the documentation pages for all the passport requirements:
Passport documentation and information:
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FAST IT platform for AIRE confirmation:
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Please note: When sending your documents to Los Angeles, a copy of your US passport is sufficient (for dual citizenship holders).

Please note regarding minors under age 12: Fingerprints are not required, so an appointment is not necessary. Simply mail your documents to the LA consulate.

CITIZENSHIP. All matters regarding obtaining Italian citizenship are handled by the LA consulate.
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VISAS. All matters regarding obtaining Italian visas are handled by the LA consulate, and we cannot advise on visa matters.
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STUDENT VISAS. We are able to verify your identity at the local office, and then you can mail your application and documents directly to the LA consulate. You will need to bring two copies of your application and passport/ID.
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POWER OF ATTORNEY. This honorary consulate does not offer notary nor power of attorney services. Please refer to the following link regarding notary services.
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FISCAL CODE. To obtain a fiscal code, please refer to the following link.
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APOSTILLE. This honorary consulate does not offer apostille services. For assistance, please contact the LA consulate.

This is the contact information for the Italian honorary consulate in San Diego.

For faster service, please contact us via e-mail.

E-Mail:
sditalianconsulate@gmail.com

Tel:
619.800.7974