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Italy Tourist Visa from Pakistan:

Italy Short-term Visitor Visa C – Visiting Family or Friends:
C visas are generally issued for:
– Tourism or visiting to family or friends
– Business Exploratory Visa
– Medical care
– Sport activities
– Short-term Study (short term – less than 90 days)
– Transit

An entry visa is a permit required by persons wishing to enter Italy for a temporary visit. Depending on the purpose and duration of your stay in Italy you can either apply for a short-term “Schengen visa” (C visa).
The purpose of this visa is to travel to Italy for to meet friends or family for up to 90 days.
A Schengen visa only allows foreign nationals to visit Italy and the other Schengen countries for up to 90 days.

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Italy Short-term Visa:
A short-stay visa is an authorisation issued by a Member State for the purpose of transit through or stay in the territory of the Schengen States, not exceeding 90 days in any 180-day period. The visa issued can be:
USV “Uniform Schengen Visa” (type C): valid to enter and move freely in the territory of all countries that apply the Schengen Acquis(*) in full.
LTV “Visa with Limited Territorial Validity” (type C): valid ONLY for the territory of the issuing State or exceptionally for the territory of several member States, but not for all of them.

Visa applicants are hereby informed that applications cannot be lodged earlier than three months before the start of the intended journey. Therefore duly completed applications may be submitted three months onward prior to the confirmed travel date.

Visa Type C: Visa processing at the Italian Embassy in Islamabad generally takes about 15 calendar days. Some cases might take longer due to special circumstances.

Important Warning: Please note that applying for a visa is a process that could end both with the issuance of a visa or with a refusal. You are invited thus to seek for refundable tickets and hotel bookings. In any case the Embassy of Italy is not responsible for any financial loss connected to your trip and in which you can incur if the visa is not granted.

If you are Family members of an Italian citizen or of a citizen of another EU Country and applying directly at the Embassy, please note that Visa Application form can be filled online at this website . The print out of complete form along with the system generated barcode may be submitted at the Embassy in order to speed up the application submission process.

Where to apply for a visa:
Plot 196/208, Street 16, Diplomatic Enclave
+92512833183 | +92512833184
(Consular Chancery covering the following consular district: Federal Capital District, the province of North-West Frontier and tribal areas.)
Note: In order to facilitate the submission of visa applications, as well as for taking the appointment for visa application submission, see also the site of the external service provider agreement;

Consulate of Italy in Karachi:
85, Clifton – Karachi
(Consular Chancery covering the following consular district: The provinces of Sind and Belucistan)
In order to facilitate the submission of visa applications, see also the site of the external service provider agreement:
Fees charged are for the administrative costs of processing the visa application (amounts of an equivalent to 60 Euro, are given in Local Currency). || Source ||