Currently they are not issuing any Schengen visas as residents of Kenya are still not allowed entry into Italy until further notice.


24 July 2020
The Italy Visa Application Centre in Dakar (Senegal) is expected to resume long stay visa and legalisation applications on 27 July 2020.
The centre in Nairobi (Kenya) has resumed passport pass back services.
The centre in Dhaka (Bangladesh) has resumed accepting limited long stay category and legalisation applications.
The centres in Chennai, Kochi and Hyderabad (India) have resumed accepting limited long stay category applications.
The centre in Melbourne, Australia in accepting emergency case applications only, operating 9 AM to 3 PM.
The centre in Mumbai has resumed accepting limited short and long stay category applications. The centre in New Delhi has resumed accepting re-entry visa applications, operating from 10 AM to 2 PM.
The centres in Bangkok (Thailand) and Manchester (UK) are now accepting limited short stay category applications.
The centre in Dakar (Senegal) has resumed accepting long stay and legalisation applications.
The centre in Johannesburg (South Africa) has resumed operations.
The centres in Edinburgh and London (UK) have resumed operations, with the centre in Edinburgh operating at reduced hours, and the centre in London accepting only short stay applications.
The centres in Beijing, Guangzhou and Shanghai (China) have resumed operations. The centre in Beijing is currently accepting applications for exceptional cases, Guangzhou is accepting short stay applications, and Shanghai is accepting long stay applications.
The centre in Quito (Ecuador) is operating at limited business hours.
The centres in Accra (Ghana) and Colombo (Sri Lanka) are accepting long stay applications.
The centre in Amman (Jordan) is offering passport passback services.

Italy Visa Application Centres reopened

Italy Visa Requirements Information

Italy Embassy Address

Address: United Nations Crescent, Gigiri
P.O. BOX 63389 – 00619, Muthaiga, Nairobi

Visa Application Centre Address: Italy Visa Application Centre,

5th floor, Park Field Building, Muthangari Drive, Off Waiyaki Way,

Opposite Safaricom House, Westlands, Nairobi

Tel: 254 731 077 555/ +254 2051479 06/ +254 (0) 20 5137500

Email: / /

Passport submission timings: 08:00-15:00
Passport Collection Timings: 11:00-15:30, Monday-Friday

 Italy Visa Requirements

Note: The Embassy of Italy, in order to correctly assess each case, reserves the right to request further necessary documentation.

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