Italian residency: Who needs it and how do you get it?
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Italian residency: Who needs it and how do you get it?

Whether you’re from inside or outside the EU, whatever your circumstances, here's what you need to know about getting residency in Italy.

Reader question: If Britons are already resident in one EU country, can they move to another?
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Reader question: If Britons are already resident in one EU country, can they move to another?

Reader question: Can Brits stay more than 90 days in the EU if they have a spouse with an EU passport?

Reader question: Can Brits stay more than 90 days in the EU if they have a spouse with an EU passport?

Italy’s population still getting older despite increase in foreign residents

Italy’s population still getting older despite increase in foreign residents

Immigration to Italy is falling for the first time since 2014

Immigration to Italy is falling for the first time since 2014

How will Italy’s new government approach immigration?

How will Italy’s new government approach immigration?

Lampedusa mayor denounces Italy’s collapsing government over migrant boat standoff

Lampedusa mayor denounces Italy’s collapsing government over migrant boat standoff

Dozens of migrants remain in limbo after landing in Italy

Dozens of migrants remain in limbo after landing in Italy

Italy closes Europe’s biggest migrant centre

Italy closes Europe’s biggest migrant centre

Trial of Italy’s ‘migrant model’ mayor adjourned

Trial of Italy’s ‘migrant model’ mayor adjourned

Italy makes it harder for non-EU immigrants to claim ‘citizens’ income’

Italy makes it harder for non-EU immigrants to claim ‘citizens’ income’

Pope urges end to migrant boat deadlock

Pope urges end to migrant boat deadlock

NGOs slam ‘pathetic’ politicians as migrant families are left stranded at sea

NGOs slam ‘pathetic’ politicians as migrant families are left stranded at sea

Salvini furious as Italian mayors defy new immigration rules

Salvini furious as Italian mayors defy new immigration rules

Denying school lunch subsidies to immigrant children is discrimination, Italian court rules

Denying school lunch subsidies to immigrant children is discrimination, Italian court rules

UN condemns Italy’s anti-migrant decree and ‘climate of hatred’

UN condemns Italy’s anti-migrant decree and ‘climate of hatred’

Asbestos, chemicals and rats: Inside Rome’s migrant squats

Asbestos, chemicals and rats: Inside Rome’s migrant squats

Italy’s Senate passes tough anti-migrant decree

Italy’s Senate passes tough anti-migrant decree

After mayor’s arrest, Italy’s model migrant town struggles to survive

After mayor’s arrest, Italy’s model migrant town struggles to survive

Immigrant children return to school canteens in Italian town that denied them lunch subsidies

Immigrant children return to school canteens in Italian town that denied them lunch subsidies

Donors step in after Italian city denies school lunch subsidies to children of immigrants

Donors step in after Italian city denies school lunch subsidies to children of immigrants

Tensions between Italy and France as ministers meet on immigration

Tensions between Italy and France as ministers meet on immigration

Protesters rally around migrant-supporting Italian mayor

Protesters rally around migrant-supporting Italian mayor

Matteo Salvini urges Tunisia to repatriate undocumented Tunisians in Italy

Matteo Salvini urges Tunisia to repatriate undocumented Tunisians in Italy

Angela Merkel ‘underestimated’ challenges of mass migration, says Italy’s Matteo Salvini

Angela Merkel ‘underestimated’ challenges of mass migration, says Italy’s Matteo Salvini

Italians overestimate immigrant population more than any other Europeans: study

Italians overestimate immigrant population more than any other Europeans: study

Italy’s Salvini allies with Hungary on anti-migration manifesto

Italy’s Salvini allies with Hungary on anti-migration manifesto

League blasts comparison of Italian diaspora with today’s migrants

League blasts comparison of Italian diaspora with today’s migrants

Pro-migrant protests on France-Italy border

Pro-migrant protests on France-Italy border

New row brewing between Italy and Malta over migrant arrivals

New row brewing between Italy and Malta over migrant arrivals

Italian coast guard ship to arrive in Sicily with 67 migrants aboard

Italian coast guard ship to arrive in Sicily with 67 migrants aboard

Italy needs migrants to pay for pensions: social security chief

Italy needs migrants to pay for pensions: social security chief

Italy’s president: ‘Talk of closing borders is irresponsible’

Italy’s president: ‘Talk of closing borders is irresponsible’

‘League of Leagues’: Italy’s Matteo Salvini calls for anti-immigration alliance across Europe

‘League of Leagues’: Italy’s Matteo Salvini calls for anti-immigration alliance across Europe

Immigration to Italy: a look at the numbers

Immigration to Italy: a look at the numbers

Inside the slum that houses southern Italy’s migrant workforce

Inside the slum that houses southern Italy’s migrant workforce

Nearly 1,500 migrants rescued in Mediterranean in two days: Italian coastguard

Nearly 1,500 migrants rescued in Mediterranean in two days: Italian coastguard

What will Italy’s new government mean for migrants?

What will Italy’s new government mean for migrants?

Italy seizes NGO boat that refused to take migrants to Libya

Italy seizes NGO boat that refused to take migrants to Libya

Italy closes Lampedusa migrant centre for renovation after conditions criticized

Italy closes Lampedusa migrant centre for renovation after conditions criticized

Italy’s migrants don’t expect life to change after the election

Italy’s migrants don’t expect life to change after the election

What the election result tells us about Italy’s north-south divide

What the election result tells us about Italy’s north-south divide

Immigration in Italy: Myths and reality ahead of election

Immigration in Italy: Myths and reality ahead of election

Talking to locals and migrants in Macerata, Italy’s immigration flashpoint

Talking to locals and migrants in Macerata, Italy’s immigration flashpoint

Immigration in Italy: Fact-checking five common myths and assumptions

Immigration in Italy: Fact-checking five common myths and assumptions

How many Stockholmers are actually immigrants?
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How many Stockholmers are actually immigrants?

Nearly 900 migrants rescued off Libya arrive in Italy

Nearly 900 migrants rescued off Libya arrive in Italy

Nearly 50,000 young people left Italy last year

Nearly 50,000 young people left Italy last year

Eleven dead, 200 missing after Mediterranean boat sinkings

Eleven dead, 200 missing after Mediterranean boat sinkings

UN defends migrant rescue groups after Italian accusations of trafficking links

UN defends migrant rescue groups after Italian accusations of trafficking links

Italy’s foreign minister talks peace and migration in Libya

Italy’s foreign minister talks peace and migration in Libya

Italy’s PM hails migrant rescuers amid probe into trafficking links

Italy’s PM hails migrant rescuers amid probe into trafficking links

More than 1,000 migrants have died en route to Italy this year

More than 1,000 migrants have died en route to Italy this year

‘In a refugee home, right and wrong don’t always go hand in hand with the law’

‘In a refugee home, right and wrong don’t always go hand in hand with the law’

Refugees have brought this dying Italian village back to life

Refugees have brought this dying Italian village back to life

A Libyan court has suspended an anti-people-smuggling deal with Italy

A Libyan court has suspended an anti-people-smuggling deal with Italy

Italy’s overcrowded migrant centres leave children vulnerable: Council of Europe

Italy’s overcrowded migrant centres leave children vulnerable: Council of Europe

Italy made easy: how to avoid bureaucratic pitfalls
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Italy made easy: how to avoid bureaucratic pitfalls

EU ‘in no position to judge Trump’s travel ban’, says Italian FM

EU ‘in no position to judge Trump’s travel ban’, says Italian FM

‘What Trump is doing affects us all’: Italy’s politicians speak out against travel ban

‘What Trump is doing affects us all’: Italy’s politicians speak out against travel ban

This app is helping refugee children speak Italian

This app is helping refugee children speak Italian

Italy cracks down on illegal immigration from China

Italy cracks down on illegal immigration from China

Brain drain: More Italians than ever are moving abroad

Brain drain: More Italians than ever are moving abroad

Germany and Italy signal tougher stance on immigrants

Germany and Italy signal tougher stance on immigrants

‘More rights and more humanity’: Italy overhauls anti-immigration security decree

‘More rights and more humanity’: Italy overhauls anti-immigration security decree

Italy halts plan to stop fining illegal migrants

Italy halts plan to stop fining illegal migrants

Italy set to decriminalize illegal immigration

Italy set to decriminalize illegal immigration

UN calls on Italy’s rich to give to refugees

UN calls on Italy’s rich to give to refugees

Italians help fuel surge in UK immigration

Italians help fuel surge in UK immigration

At least 55 dead in new migrant tragedy

At least 55 dead in new migrant tragedy

Bishops and politicians clash over migrants

Bishops and politicians clash over migrants

The neglected children of Italy’s domestic workers

The neglected children of Italy’s domestic workers

Med’s latest death cargo comes ashore in Sicily

Med’s latest death cargo comes ashore in Sicily

Migrant shipwreck survivors arrive in Italy

Migrant shipwreck survivors arrive in Italy

Over 1,000 more migrants saved off Sicily

Over 1,000 more migrants saved off Sicily

More than 1,200 migrants brought to Sicily

More than 1,200 migrants brought to Sicily

Tunisia recovers bodies of Italy-bound migrants

Tunisia recovers bodies of Italy-bound migrants

Italian mayor calls migrant crisis ‘genocide’

Italian mayor calls migrant crisis ‘genocide’

Multicultural Rome: one in eight born abroad

Multicultural Rome: one in eight born abroad

Italy and France play down migrant drama

Italy and France play down migrant drama

Italy warns EU solidarity at risk over migrant crisis

Italy warns EU solidarity at risk over migrant crisis

Migrants flee Rome’s Tiburtina after police raid

Migrants flee Rome’s Tiburtina after police raid

Migrant victims of trawler will be given burial

Migrant victims of trawler will be given burial

Boat migrant arrest was a success: minister

Boat migrant arrest was a success: minister

Row after boat migrant arrested for Tunis attack

Row after boat migrant arrested for Tunis attack

Italy starts to show the strains of migrant influx

Italy starts to show the strains of migrant influx

Italy fourth in EU for granting asylum

Italy fourth in EU for granting asylum

Italian navy finds migrant disaster boat

Italian navy finds migrant disaster boat

More migrants arrive as backlash gathers force

More migrants arrive as backlash gathers force

‘EU must protect rights of deported migrants’

‘EU must protect rights of deported migrants’

Italians welcome ‘royal baby’ born on boat

Italians welcome ‘royal baby’ born on boat

Appeal for calm after murder by immigrant

Appeal for calm after murder by immigrant

Rome immigrant centre cleared over safety

Rome immigrant centre cleared over safety

Italian coastguard wants to carry weapons

Italian coastguard wants to carry weapons

Swiss anti-immigration bill may hit Italians

Swiss anti-immigration bill may hit Italians

Asylum-seekers told to wear high-vis jackets

Asylum-seekers told to wear high-vis jackets

Italians flock abroad in record numbers

Italians flock abroad in record numbers

VIDEO: Immigration centre attacked in Rome

VIDEO: Immigration centre attacked in Rome

EU to support Italy’s migrant sea patrols

EU to support Italy’s migrant sea patrols

Extreme right threatens hoteliers over migrants

Extreme right threatens hoteliers over migrants

Italians offered €30 a day to host a migrant

Italians offered €30 a day to host a migrant

‘Refugees can contribute positively to Italy’

‘Refugees can contribute positively to Italy’

Italians flock to Albania in search of work

Italians flock to Albania in search of work

Sicilian police investigate murder on migrant boat

Sicilian police investigate murder on migrant boat

‘Italy must stop saving migrants’: ex-minister

‘Italy must stop saving migrants’: ex-minister

Italy rescues 4,000 boat migrants in 48 hours

Italy rescues 4,000 boat migrants in 48 hours

Italy moves to revamp immigration law

Italy moves to revamp immigration law

One dead among migrants and smugglers

One dead among migrants and smugglers

Foreigners beat Italians in new businesses

Foreigners beat Italians in new businesses

Italian navy rescues 600 migrants in 24 hours

Italian navy rescues 600 migrants in 24 hours

Swiss vote will ‘fuel right-wing populism’

Swiss vote will ‘fuel right-wing populism’

Senate moves to ease tough immigration rules

Senate moves to ease tough immigration rules

Foreign births on the rise in Italy: report

Foreign births on the rise in Italy: report

Immigrants give Italy €1.4 billion tax boost

Immigrants give Italy €1.4 billion tax boost

‘I think Italy is slowly tackling immigration’

‘I think Italy is slowly tackling immigration’

How can American citizens work in Italy?
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How can American citizens work in Italy?

Italian held in bungled ‘sham marriage’ raid

Italian held in bungled ‘sham marriage’ raid

‘Tax cheats are enemies, not foreigners’ – Kyenge

‘Tax cheats are enemies, not foreigners’ – Kyenge

‘Italy struggles to accept its multi-cultural identity’

‘Italy struggles to accept its multi-cultural identity’

Moroccan vendor praised by anti-immigrant party

Moroccan vendor praised by anti-immigrant party

‘The Med cannot remain an open-air cemetery’

‘The Med cannot remain an open-air cemetery’

Syrian refugee donates wife’s organs to Italy

Syrian refugee donates wife’s organs to Italy

Middle East crisis hits Italian coast

Middle East crisis hits Italian coast

Hundreds more migrants arrive on Italian shores

Hundreds more migrants arrive on Italian shores

Beachgoers make human chain to save migrants

Beachgoers make human chain to save migrants

Italy ‘can cope’ with huge boat migrant wave

Italy ‘can cope’ with huge boat migrant wave

Italy accepts migrants refused by Malta

Italy accepts migrants refused by Malta

Ministers respond to racist banana attack

Ministers respond to racist banana attack

‘Italy should lead on saving refugees’ lives’

‘Italy should lead on saving refugees’ lives’

Pope holds mass for perished migrants

Pope holds mass for perished migrants

Sicily: migrants rescued ahead of Pope’s visit

Sicily: migrants rescued ahead of Pope’s visit

Immigrants at sea: Why Italy must do more

Immigrants at sea: Why Italy must do more

Seven immigrants drown in Italy sea crossing

Seven immigrants drown in Italy sea crossing

Immigration to Italy on the decline: OECD report

Immigration to Italy on the decline: OECD report

Hundreds of migrants rescued off Lampedusa

Hundreds of migrants rescued off Lampedusa

How Americans can claim Italian citizenship by descent
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How Americans can claim Italian citizenship by descent

‘We’re scared of immigration, not Europe,’ say Italian voters

‘We’re scared of immigration, not Europe,’ say Italian voters

Italians in the UK: ‘After all these years, we feel unwanted’

Italians in the UK: ‘After all these years, we feel unwanted’

Immigrant kids may soon be ‘de facto’ Italians

Immigrant kids may soon be ‘de facto’ Italians

Italy angered by Swiss stance on Italian workers

Italy angered by Swiss stance on Italian workers

Europe identity at risk over migrant crisis: Italy

Europe identity at risk over migrant crisis: Italy

EU migrant talks hit rocks amid Italy row

EU migrant talks hit rocks amid Italy row

More than 700 migrants rescued in Mediterranean

More than 700 migrants rescued in Mediterranean

Mayor fumes as Indian woman becomes Italian

Mayor fumes as Indian woman becomes Italian

Foreigner’s Italian ‘not good enough’ for oath

Foreigner’s Italian ‘not good enough’ for oath

EU  to increase migrant aid to Italy

EU to increase migrant aid to Italy

Majority of Italians are against immigration

Majority of Italians are against immigration

Italy: EU must take over migrant boat rescues

Italy: EU must take over migrant boat rescues

Italians flock to become German citizens

Italians flock to become German citizens

‘National asylum plans should be scrapped’

‘National asylum plans should be scrapped’

Italian MEP protests during EU-Swiss debate

Italian MEP protests during EU-Swiss debate

Minister says ‘cultural change’ underway in Italy

Minister says ‘cultural change’ underway in Italy