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.
Monday: 12 pm – 5 pm
IMPORTANT: PLEASE READ THE GENERAL-INFORMATION 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 →
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.
PHOTO. Please bring a passport-size photo to be digitized as we do not print photos at the local office.
AIRE. Prior to your appointment, you must bring (or send by e-mail) evidence of AIRE registration, and current address must match what is in the database or we cannot process your application.
MINORS UNDER AGE 12. Fingerprints are not required, so an appointment is not necessary. Simply mail your documents to the Los Angeles Italian consulate.
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.
All matters regarding obtaining Italian citizenship are handled by the Los Angeles Italian consulate.
All matters regarding obtaining Italian visas are handled by the Los Angeles Italian consulate and we cannot advise on visa matters.
We are able to verify your identity at the local office, and then you can mail your application and documents directly to the Los Angeles Italian consulate. You will need to bring two copies of your application and passport/ID.
This is the contact information for the Italian honorary consulate in San Diego.
For faster service, please contact us via e-mail.