Italian Citizenship Certificate

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Italian Citizenship Certificate

Postby michaud » 01 Aug 2014, 02:54

Hello
I'm working at obtaining my Italian citizenship for me and my children. I have been to the Consulate to apply and have been told I'm short one document. :cry:
My grandfather was born in Celano Aquila i 1893. He moved to Canada in 1912 and naturalized in 1949. I have a copy of his Italian birth certificate which has two dates, one written 1956 on the front and one stamped on the back April 25 1963. My grandfathers name is Simplicio Villa.
I have been by the Consulate that I need a copy of his Italian Citizenship Certificate from the commune he was from (Celano Aquila). Address? Anything??
How do I get this???? Please help as I am sooooo close to fulfilling my dream!!
Thanks in advance.

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Postby Italysearcher » 01 Aug 2014, 11:05

You write to the town directly asking for the certificate in 'modello plurilngue per motivo cittadinanza'. The certificates you have are only valid 6 months, that's why you have to get a current one.
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Re: Italian Citizenship Certificate

Postby michaud » 01 Aug 2014, 14:36

Ok that's great....but I have tried unsuccessfully to find the address where I write to.
Any help?

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Re: Italian Citizenship Certificate

Postby johnnyonthespot » 01 Aug 2014, 15:19

You can try the contact form on the comune's website: http://www.comune.celano.aq.it/pagine/contatti.asp

Google translation of same: https://translate.google.com/translate? ... edit-text=


The postal address is:

Ufficio dello Stato Civile
Comune di Celano
Piazza IV Novembre
67043 Celano (AQ)
ITALY
Carmine

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Re: Italian Citizenship Certificate

Postby TerraLavoro » 01 Aug 2014, 16:25

The Toronto Consulate has a form on their website to send to the town to help you request the correct certificate.

http://www.constoronto.esteri.it/NR/rdo ... REV125.pdf

I am assuming that you are applying through a consulate in Canada, the consulates in the US do not require this "citizenship certificate". Good luck!
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Re: Italian Citizenship Certificate

Postby michaud » 01 Aug 2014, 16:48

Thanks...I could not find the address in Celano. I appreciate the address finding for me.
Yes I am applying through the Consulate in Toronto.
Carmine....PM? Not sure what that means. Lol
Thanks everyone !!!

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Re: Italian Citizenship Certificate

Postby mler » 01 Aug 2014, 19:50

PM = Private Message :D

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Re: Italian Citizenship Certificate

Postby michaud » 01 Aug 2014, 20:02

Thanks mler. lol. :)


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