how does the process work - local consulates

Over 25 million Italians have emigrated between 1861 and 1960 with a migration boom between 1871 and 1915 when over 13,5 million emigrants left the country for European and overseas destinations.
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how does the process work - local consulates

Post by Steverino3006 » 29 Mar 2009, 21:38

Do the local consulates look over your paperwork and then make the decision and issue your papers? Or, do they look them over and send them to the embassy or to Italy and insturct papers to be issued? Or do they send them off, and the embassy or Italy look them over and make the decision?

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Post by mler » 29 Mar 2009, 22:57

The decision is made at the consulate. The documents are then sent to the comune for registration. Some consulates allow you to apply for a passport as soon as they make their decision; other wait for registration to be complete.

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