Important information to all Italy visa applicants-Lagos
Due to major technical issues, submission of visa application at Lagos VFS Centre is currently suspended.
Applicants wishing to travel for business, tourism, attending conferences or religious purposes, can request an appointment by sending an e-mail to the Consulate General of Italy at the address firstname.lastname@example.org and using this format:
|DATE OF BIRTH|
|SCOPE OF TRIP (business, tourism, ...)|
|NAME OF ITALIAN COMPANY (for business visa)|
|PREVIOUS ITALIAN VISAS|
|OTHER VISAS (SCHENGEN, USA, UK, ...)|
|EXPECTED DATE OF DEPARTURE FROM NIGERIA|
As per the E.U. Visa Code, the Consulate has 14 days to respond to the request. Applicants are advised to well plan their trips, as it takes 9 days to receive the required clearances from the Schengen system.
Submission of applications for family reunion (all types) are currently suspended since the whole process of documents legalization is currently under review.
All Malta applicants are required to fill tourist visa application form but should prepare documents according to their main purpose of travel to Malta. Please note that the document requirements for Malta and Italy visa application are the same depending on the visa type you intend to apply for.