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An ETIAS authorisation will be required for every Brazilian citizen for short-stay period in Italy starting from 2021.


A valid passport is required to enter Italy. All tourists entering Italian territory from another (Schengen country) are exempted from presenting their passports to Italian authorities. In this case, a national identity card is the only document needed.
The passport and other travel documents accepted for entry must be valid for a minimum of 3 months beyond the period of intended stay. All the Passports (or equivalent travel documents) issued more than ten years before the date of travel, may not be accepted.

A Schengen visa is mandatory for all nationals of Brazil who stay in the country for a period greater than 90 days.
For short stay visits (less than 90 days within a period of 180 days), the visitors are exempted from obtaining a valid Schengen visa.
An ETIAS authorisation will become a mandatory requirement for every Brazilian citizen starting from 2021.
ETIAS will have a validity of five years, and it can be used for an unlimited number of entries.

Custom Regulations
Italian custom regulates and blocks the importing of several dangerous items such as weapons (the traveler must hold a valid European Firearm Pass), legal and illegal drugs.
Goods can be imported into Italian territory following the mandatory limits regulated by the government:

If arriving from a non-EU country:

  • Tobacco: Cigarettes (800), cigarillos (400), cigars (200), tobacco (1Kg).
  • Alcohol: Spirits over 22% volume (10L), alcoholic beverages under 22% volume (20L), wine (90L), beer (110L).

If arriving from an EU Member State:
  • Tobacco: Cigarettes (200), cigarillos (100), cigars (50), tobacco (250g).
  • Alcohol: Spirits over 22% volume (1L), alcoholic beverages under 22% volume (2L), wine (4L), beer (16L).

Currency Restriction
Money Amounts of over €10,000 (or equivalent in foreign currencies) in cash or travelers' cheques must be declared at the point of entry or exit of the EU. Visitors entering Italy with a one-way ticket and not having sufficient funds to purchase a return ticket might be refused to enter.

List of Brazilian diplomatic offices in Italy

Honorary Consulate of Brazil in Palermo, Italy

Address: Via Roma, 386, 90139 Palermo, ItalyCheck on map

Phone: (+39) 091 585 661

Fax: (+39) 091 585 155

Details: Mr Paolo Mancuso - Consul

Honorary Consulate of Brazil in Naples, Italy

Address: Via Giovanni Bausan, 24, 80122 Napoli, ItalyCheck on map

Phone: (+39) 081 344 3359

Fax: (+39) 081 344 3359



Details: Mr Mario Luis Piccaglia de Menezes - Consul

Consulate General of Brazil in Milan, Italy

Address: Corso Europa, 12, 20122 Milano, ItalyCheck on map

Phone: (+39) 02 777 1071

Fax: (+39) 02 760 15628


Details: Mr Luiz Henrique Pereira da Fonseca - Consul General

Honorary Consulate of Brazil in Genoa, Italy

Address: V.le Pio VII, 11, 16148 Genova, ItalyCheck on map

Phone: (+39) 010 387 317, (+39) 348 551 9061

Fax: (+39) 010 374 058 / 2 / 3



Details: Mr Giuseppe Francini - Consul

Honorary Consulate of Brazil in Florence, Italy

Address: Piazza de Pitti, 5, 50125 Firenze, ItalyCheck on map

Phone: (+39) 055 222 336

Fax: (+39) 055 229 345


Details: Mr Paolo Francini - Consul

Honorary Consulate of Brazil in Bari, Italy

Address: Via Dalmazia, 159/B, 70121 Bari I, ItalyCheck on map

Phone: (+39) 080 553 0750

Fax: (+39) 080 550 1948

Details: Mr Demetrio Zavoianni - Consul

Embassy of Brazil in Rome, Italy

Address: Piazza Navona 14, 00186 Roma, ItalyCheck on map

Phone: (+39) 06 683 981

Fax: (+39) 06 686 7858



Details: Mr Ricardo Neiva Tavares - Ambassador

List of Italian diplomatic offices in Brazil

Italian Consulate in Recife, Brazil

Address: Avenida Domingos Ferreira, 2222 - 2 Andar - sala 201- Edf. Robert Gran- Boa, Viagem - Recife CEP 51010-030Check on map

Phone: 00558134664200

Fax: 34664320



Italian Consulate in Belo Horizonte, Brazil

Address: Rua Inconfidentes 600 - 30140-120 - Belo Horizonte (MG)Check on map

Phone: 00553132814211

Fax: 005531 32814408



General Consulate of Italy in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil

Address: Avenida Presidente Antonio Carlos 40 - 20020-010 - Rio de Janeiro (RJ)Check on map

Phone: 00552135341315

Fax: 0055 21 - 2262.6348



General Consulate of Italy in Porto Alegre, Brazil

Address: Rua José de Alencar, 313 - 90880-481- Porto Alegre (RS)Check on map

Phone: 00555132308200

Fax: 00555132308222



General Consulate of Italy in Curitiba, Brazil

Address: Rua Marechal Deodoro, 630 - 21 Andar-Centro Comercial Italia - 80010-912 CuritibCheck on map

Phone: 00554138831750

Fax: 38831773



General Consulate of Italy in San Paolo, Brazil

Address: Av.Paulista,1963 - CAP: 01311-300 San PaoloCheck on map

Phone: 00551135495643

Fax: 005511 31712633



Embassy of Italy in Brasilia, Brazil

Address: Avenida as Nacoes, Lote 30, Lote 30, DFCheck on map

Phone: 55 61 442 9900

Fax: 55 61 443 1231



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About Italy

Capital: Rome
  • Italian;
  • German (parts of Trentino-Alto Adige region are predominantly German-speaking);
  • French (small French-speaking minority in Valle d'Aosta region);
  • Slovene (Slovene-speaking minority in the Trieste-Gorizia area)

Area: 301,230 KM2
Population: 60,340,328
Timezone: UTC/GMT +1 hour
Currency: Euro (EUR)
Calling Code: +39

Power Sockets

Type C European 2-pin  C European 2-pin
Type F Schuko plug  F Schuko plug
Type L Italian 3-pin  L Italian 3-pin

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