Prepare your application
|Complete your visa application form
You should submit one visa application form for each individual applying for a visa, including children. Please download a copy of the visa application form from this website.
|Prepare your documents
First, check the current validity of your passport. The period of validity of a passport must be at least 3 months longer than that of the visa. The passport shall have been issued within the previous 10 years.
Second, make sure your passport has minimum 2 blank Visa pages.
|Arrange two color photographs as per the photograph specifications per applicant.|
|Know what documents you need to submit along with your visa application. Refer All about visa webpage of this website for more information on the required documents. Kindly note information mentioned in required document section of this website is not exhaustive.|
|Ensure you submit documents in Italian, if required. Documents which are not in Italian must be translated into Italian. Translation should be completed from certified translator.|
|All applicants are required book an appointment to submit their visa application at the Joint Schengen visa application center.|
|How to book an appointment|
|Call - 022-67866004 to book an appointment through call center.
|Please click here to book an online appointment.|
|Read security regulation of the visa application Centre|
|You must carry the following documents : Original Valid passport ,duly filled and signed application form ,two color photographs and all other supporting documents as mentioned in respective visa application checklist.|
|You will have to undergo with a brief security check before a token is issued.|
|For submission of visa application you will be called at the submission counters as per your token number. Staff will check the completeness of application and capture your application information in the system. An acknowledgement receipt will be issued for submission of visa application and payment of visa fees.|
|Applications submitted through travel agents and representatives, please click here to know more about the submission process.|
|You can track your visa application by using the following options|
|Telephone to call centre|
|Modes of delivery
Counter delivery : The Consulate General of Italy in Mumbai has implemented a change in arrangements for the collection of passport from visa application centres in West & South India. With effect from 02nd March 2015, it will no longer be possible for third parties to collect the documents on behalf of an applicant, except in the following cases:
|Copy of Govt ID card|
|Tourist / Incentive Group – Declaration format
Published on 20 February 2017
|The Government of India has withdrawn with immediate effect (midnight of 08 November 2016)...
Published on 13 December 2016