Q&A: What is the British government doing to help Brits in Italy overcome post-Brexit hurdles?

Q&A: What is the British government doing to help Brits in Italy overcome post-Brexit hurdles?

The Local put our readers' most frequently-asked questions about their rights in Italy after Brexit to a UK government minister who visited Italy this week and the British ambassador in Rome.

EXPLAINED: Why are residents in Italy being charged to receive small parcels from outside the EU?
FOR MEMBERS

EXPLAINED: Why are residents in Italy being charged to receive small parcels from outside the EU?

Britons and other non-EU travellers face €7 fee to enter Europe for visits

Britons and other non-EU travellers face €7 fee to enter Europe for visits

EU opens door to return of American tourists after adding US to safe list

EU opens door to return of American tourists after adding US to safe list

A million Europeans obtain EU Covid health pass ahead of vote

A million Europeans obtain EU Covid health pass ahead of vote

What is Italy’s ‘green pass’ for travel and how do you get it?
FOR MEMBERS

What is Italy’s ‘green pass’ for travel and how do you get it?

EU could achieve Covid-19 immunity by mid-July, says vaccine chief

EU could achieve Covid-19 immunity by mid-July, says vaccine chief

EU warns it could block more vaccine exports

EU warns it could block more vaccine exports

Most Italians want to remain part of the European Union, poll finds

Most Italians want to remain part of the European Union, poll finds

Two-thirds of young Italians are still living with their parents

Two-thirds of young Italians are still living with their parents

Italy doubles down on anti-migrant stance ahead of EU summit

Italy doubles down on anti-migrant stance ahead of EU summit

Italy calls for tougher reforms of EU’s asylum rules

Italy calls for tougher reforms of EU’s asylum rules

EU proposes spending more on Italy, less on Poland

EU proposes spending more on Italy, less on Poland

‘Markets will teach Italy to vote for the right thing’: EU official’s comment causes uproar

‘Markets will teach Italy to vote for the right thing’: EU official’s comment causes uproar

EU warns against euroscepticism as populists prepare to govern Italy

EU warns against euroscepticism as populists prepare to govern Italy

EU angling for grand coalition in Italy: sources

EU angling for grand coalition in Italy: sources

Even Italy’s eurosceptics have given up on leaving the euro

Even Italy’s eurosceptics have given up on leaving the euro

Italian government debt ‘reason for concern’: EU

Italian government debt ‘reason for concern’: EU

Italian PM criticizes EU nations for failing to share migrant burden

Italian PM criticizes EU nations for failing to share migrant burden

The EU commission has unveiled a migrant ‘action plan’ for Italy

The EU commission has unveiled a migrant ‘action plan’ for Italy

Only Italy sees dip in support for EU, new poll shows

Only Italy sees dip in support for EU, new poll shows

Goodbye to EU roaming fees: Here’s what you need to know

Goodbye to EU roaming fees: Here’s what you need to know

Refugee rescue group accuses EU border agency of plotting against them

Refugee rescue group accuses EU border agency of plotting against them

‘Brits abroad could face catastrophic consequences of Brexit, but I’m cautiously optimistic’

‘Brits abroad could face catastrophic consequences of Brexit, but I’m cautiously optimistic’

IN PICTURES: Politicians and protesters over the weekend in Rome

IN PICTURES: Politicians and protesters over the weekend in Rome

Original Treaty of Rome was ‘blank’, reveals veteran reporter

Original Treaty of Rome was ‘blank’, reveals veteran reporter

Italy PM backs ‘multi-speed Europe’ at EU ‘Big Four’ meeting

Italy PM backs ‘multi-speed Europe’ at EU ‘Big Four’ meeting

Italy PM meets key EU leaders to discuss the future of the bloc

Italy PM meets key EU leaders to discuss the future of the bloc

The pope will meet all EU leaders ahead of Rome summit

The pope will meet all EU leaders ahead of Rome summit

‘Stop telling expat Remainers to come home – it’s not that simple’

‘Stop telling expat Remainers to come home – it’s not that simple’

Earthquake recovery has cost Italy more than €23 billion

Earthquake recovery has cost Italy more than €23 billion

‘Europe’s problem is Europe’, says Italian Finance Minister

‘Europe’s problem is Europe’, says Italian Finance Minister

Italy ‘in talks’ with EU over budget deficit

Italy ‘in talks’ with EU over budget deficit

Italy’s Five Star Movement votes to leave Eurosceptics for Euro liberals

Italy’s Five Star Movement votes to leave Eurosceptics for Euro liberals

Italy’s Five Star Movement leader urges split from UKIP in European Parliament

Italy’s Five Star Movement leader urges split from UKIP in European Parliament

Italy vote won’t trigger new euro crisis, ministers insist

Italy vote won’t trigger new euro crisis, ministers insist

EU says Italy is at risk of breaking budget rules

EU says Italy is at risk of breaking budget rules

EU to train Libyan coastguard in attempt to end attacks

EU to train Libyan coastguard in attempt to end attacks

European Commission: Italy’s budget is a ‘real problem’

European Commission: Italy’s budget is a ‘real problem’

Renzi to EU: If you build walls against migrants, don’t expect Italian money

Renzi to EU: If you build walls against migrants, don’t expect Italian money

Spanish ‘La Mafia’ restaurants banned after Italian complaint

Spanish ‘La Mafia’ restaurants banned after Italian complaint

EU reduces clam size restrictions to help Italian fishermen

EU reduces clam size restrictions to help Italian fishermen

Anger as EU keeps mobile roaming fees

Anger as EU keeps mobile roaming fees

Italian parliament adopts budget after EU battle

Italian parliament adopts budget after EU battle

EU ‘appalled’ by migrant dead off Italy

EU ‘appalled’ by migrant dead off Italy

Half of Italians don’t feel like EU citizens: report

Half of Italians don’t feel like EU citizens: report

Italy calls on EU to make ‘profound changes’

Italy calls on EU to make ‘profound changes’

Italy denies seeking EU budget rule change

Italy denies seeking EU budget rule change

Fiat caught up in EU tax probe

Fiat caught up in EU tax probe

‘Now it’s time to change the EU’: Matteo Renzi

‘Now it’s time to change the EU’: Matteo Renzi

‘I’ve never had problems with Merkel’: Berlusconi

‘I’ve never had problems with Merkel’: Berlusconi

Support for EU plummets in Italy – survey

Support for EU plummets in Italy – survey

EU migrants ‘are a boost to local economies’

EU migrants ‘are a boost to local economies’

‘Migrants are not commodities’: MEP

‘Migrants are not commodities’: MEP

Business confidence dips in Italy as recovery drags

Business confidence dips in Italy as recovery drags

One in ten Italian contracts is corrupt

One in ten Italian contracts is corrupt

PM warns against rise of eurosceptics

PM warns against rise of eurosceptics

‘Time for united EU to be global security player’

‘Time for united EU to be global security player’

‘Italians are indifferent to Turkey protests’

‘Italians are indifferent to Turkey protests’