THIS ARTICLE WILL BE UPDATED DAILY (last updated on March 27, 2020)

For those of you who have an upcoming appointment with an Italian Consulate here in the US, we strongly suggest you check their website first. This is the current situation: 

New York Italian Consulate:

Within the framework of the latest emergency measures related to COVID-19, beginning March 16, 2020, consular services will be provided as follows:

Until further notice, no new appointments will be scheduled;

Those who already have an appointment will be contacted by email;

The issuance of passports and the provision of consular services will continue to be guaranteed only in cases of proven emergency situations ( all consular payments can only be made with money orders);

Please avoid going to the Consulate General unless strictly necessary (entrance on 69th Street, corner of Park Avenue);

To continue to manage the emergency, please note that the Consulate General of Italy in New York is always accessible by email at: [email protected] and by the following telephone numbers:

From 8:30am to 4:30pm: + 1 212 737-9100;

From 8:00am to 8:00pm: + 1 646-897-0653;

The current emergency line remains active: + 1 917 294-9881.

KEEP VISITING OUR WEBSITE FOR UP TO DATE INFORMATION REGARDING CONSULAR SERVICES: https://consnewyork.esteri.it/consolato_newyork/en/

Boston Italian Consulate: 

Due to the Public Health Order of the State of Massachusetts issued on March 23, 2020, consular services from March 24 to April 7, 2020, unless otherwise extended, will be as follows:

• Passports issuance and other consular services will be guaranteed ONLY in cases of proven emergency situations (payments ONLY through money order);

• Please DO NOT come to the Consulate General unless strictly necessary for emergencies and ONLY with an appointment;

• No Access will be allowed to persons who have returned within the last 14 days from overseas;

• We enhanced our switchboard number +1 (617) 722-9201/02/03 to provide you with the most up-to-date information. You can also contact us by email at [email protected]. Our emergency cell phone number is also active but please remember that this contact is ONLY for actual emergencies (+1 (617) 721-5435) and should NOT be used to request information or updates.

More information on their website: https://consboston.esteri.it/consolato_boston/en/

Philadelphia Italian Consulate: 

Following the implementation of temporary measuraments in regards to the Convid-19 emergency, we outline below important variations and access to our Consular Services:

The access to our facility will be regulated in accordance to the emergency new guidelines. the public will be handled only based on appointments or prooved urgency. Only the applicants themself will be allowed to attend; no one else presence will be acceptable unless necessary related to the service purpose. 

Payments in regards to Consular fees can be made by postal money ordery only.

Appointments for Citizenship requests will consist of submitting the actual documentation (including applications and forms) and the appropriate fee. Confirmation receipt will be emailed at a later time. Also the review and evaluation of the application will be performed within the following weeks.

Updates and information about our Consular Services will still be available in our website. https://consfiladelfia.esteri.it/consolato_filadelfia/en/

Washington, DC Italian Embassy:

Acting in compliance with instructions from Italian authorities regarding the Covid-19 (Coronavirus) emergency, please note that access to the Consular Office will now be only by appointment and for essential services only. Guests are kindly requested to keep a safe distance between people. Please report any emergencies related to Covid-19 to [email protected]. Here is their Contact Page: https://ambwashingtondc.esteri.it/ambasciata_washington/en/aboutus/contatta_uffici.html/ and here is their website: https://ambwashingtondc.esteri.it/ambasciata_washington/en/

Chicago Italian Consulate: 

Following the implementation of temporary restrictions due to to the Convid-19 emergency, we outline below important variations and access to our Consular Services and online self scheduling system:

A. Temporary suspension to the online self scheduling system:

During the whole emergency time the “Prenotaonline” portal will be shut down.

We encourage the public to contact one of the following offices:

[email protected] - for passports inquires and Emergency Travel Documents (ETD)

[email protected] - for any other consular service

You can also directly contact each singular office via the contact page of this website.

B. Schedule variations

The Consulate General of Italy will be open to the public on Tuesday, March 31 and Friday, April 3 from 9:AM until 12:30PM. Starting from April 8 2020 and until further notice the Consulate General will be open only on Wednesdays from 9:00 until 12:30 PM.

The offices of the Consulate General can be reached at:

· Consular services: (312)-467-1550 and (312) 995 5490

· Consul General’s office: (312) 467-1556

· Emergencies: (312) 909-0304

We encourage the public to visit this page to reach the singular offices via e-mail.

C. Variations to consular services

The access to our facility will be regulated in accordance to the emergency new guidelines. the public will be handled only based on appointments or proved urgency. Only the applicants themself will be allowed to attend; no one else presence will be acceptable unless necessary related to the service purpose.

Payments in regards to Consular fees can be made by money order only.

Updates and information about our Consular Services will still be available on our website. More at: https://conschicago.esteri.it/consolato_chicago/en/

Detroit Italian Consulate: 

Acting in compliance with instructions from Italian authorities regarding the Covid-19 (Coronavirus) emergency, please note that access to the Consulate will now be by appointment only so as to avoid crowding in the waiting area. Guests are kindly requested to keep a safe distance between people. Please report any emergencies to [email protected]. More at: https://consdetroit.esteri.it/consolato_detroit/en/

Miami Italian Consulate: 

During the COVID-19 emergency, the following numbers are active to provide useful information and assistance:

You can contact us from monday to friday from 9am to 4pm at +1 305 549-5518, at +1 305 779-5085 and at +1 305 779-5089 or writing to [email protected] or [email protected]

For real and proven emergencies you can contact +1 305 753-0532 active 24/7 or writing to [email protected]

The Consulate will be open in order to provide ONLY urgent consular services. (passports and travel documents for urgent travel needs)

Non essential services will be postponed until new notice. Appointments for the VISA, CITIZENSHIP AND NOTARY office will be cancelled. If you have an appointment with these offices and you have a real and proven emergencies you can contact [email protected]

Here is their website: https://consmiami.esteri.it/consolato_miami/en/

Houston Italian Consulate: 

As part of the measures taken in relation to COVID-19, beginning Monday, March 30, 2020, consular services will be provided as follows:

· Until further notice, no new appointments will be scheduled;

· All appointments previously scheduled are to be considered cancelled;

· The issuance of passports and the provision of consular services will continue to be guaranteed only in cases of proven emergency  situations (all consular payments can only be made with money orders);

· Please avoid going to the Consulate General unless strictly necessary and ONLY BY APPOINTMENT.

· To continue to cope with the emergency, please note that the Consulate General of Italy in Houston is always reachable by email at [email protected].i t and by phone at the following telephone number:

From 8:00am to 4:00pm: +1 713-850-7520

The current emergency line remains active: +1 713-459-2110More on their website: https://conshouston.esteri.it/consolato_houston/en

San Francisco Italian Consulate:

Due to the Public Health Order of the City of San Francisco on March 16, 2020, consular services from March 17 to April 7, 2020, unless otherwise extended, will be as follows:

Until further notice, no new appointments will be scheduled;|

Passports issuance and other consular services will be guaranteed ONLY in cases of proven emergency situations (payments ONLY through money order);

Please DO NOT come to our Consulate General unless strictly necessary and ONLY during our usual opening hours (9am – 12.30 pm, entrance on Webster St.)

We enhanced our switchboard number +1 (415) 292-9200 to provide you with the most up-to-date information. You can also contact us by email at [email protected] and/or [email protected]. Our emergency cell phone number is also active but please remember that this contact is ONLY for actual emergencies (+1 (415) 999-0094) and should NOT be used to request information or updates.

KEEP VISITING OUR WEBSITE FOR UP TO DATE INFORMATION REGARDING CONSULAR SERVICES. https://conssanfrancisco.esteri.it/consolato_sanfrancisco/en/

Los Angeles Italian Consulate: 

Due to the current health emergency, we have implemented temporary measures that affect access to (and provision of) consular services, and which are aimed at reducing the spread of Covid-19 as of Wednesday, March 18, 2020:

Access for the general public will be granted by appointment only and in compliance with the current official measures and restrictions;

Passports will be issued for emergency situations and all payments for consular services must be made exclusively by money order;

Do not come to the Consulate unless it is urgently needed;

The Consulate will be open in order to provide urgent consular services by appointment only (click here for a list of emails of each of our departments);

Non essential services may be delayed or postponed;

To whom has an appointment for URGENT consular services, it is requested to respect the timing of the appointment. Access to the Consulate and to the building will not be granted more than 15 minutes before the scheduled time.

During the COVID-19 emergency, the following numbers are active to provide useful information and assistance:

You can contact us from Monday to Friday from 9am to 4 pm at +1 (310) 820.0622 or by writing to [email protected] or [email protected].

For real and proven emergencies please contact us at +1 (310) 433.5422 between the hours of 4 pm to 10 pm and on Sat. and Sun. from 8 am to 10 pm. Here is their website: https://conslosangeles.esteri.it/consolato_losangeles/en/

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