“Starting from January 1st 2021, British citizens planning to stay in Italy for more than 90 days (‘long stay’) within 180 days, will be subject to national visa requirements, according to the Italian immigration rules applied to third country nationals,” read a statement posted on the website of the Italian consulate in London on Thursday.
It read: “Starting now, British citizens may submit a Long Stay visa application for entry on 1 January 2021 or later”.
If applying for the following purposes:
• Religious purposes
• Elective residency
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