The Italia Startup Visa and Italia Startup Hub programs are now open

Tuesday, 25 January 2022

Applications can be submitted from January 27th to March 17th, 2022

Immagine decorativa

Italia Startup Visa is a strategic tool to attract talent and innovation to our country. The program promoted by the Ministry of Economic Development is aimed at entrepreneurs from non-EU countries who intend to start up a new innovative startup in Italy, individually or as a team, and offers the opportunity to apply for a one-year entry visa for self-employment in Italy through a fast and free digital procedure.

Over 500 applications have been received in the past few years from more than 50 different non-EU countries.

With the Startup Hub program, the applicability of the simplified procedure provided by Italia Startup Visa is extended to non-EU citizens who already have a regular residence permit in Italy and intend to stay in our country to establish an innovative startup.


Was this page helpful?

Yes NO