THIS ARTICLE WILL BE UPDATED DAILY (last updated on April 16, 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 THEIR 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 the Philadelphia Consular Services will still be available in their 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 the Chicago Consular Services will still be available on their website. More at: https://conschicago.esteri.it/consolato_chicago/en/

Detroit Italian Consulate: 

Starting on March 30, because of the current Covid-19 emergency, the Consulate of Italy in Detroit will be open to the public, by appointment, every Wednesday from 9 am to 4 pm.

For information and for scheduling an appointment, please get in touch with the employees who are responsible for the specific offices by email:

Secretary of the Consul: [email protected] 

Consular Registry of Italian Citizens Residing Abroad (AIRE): [email protected] 

Citizenship Office: [email protected] 

Legal Office/Legal Documents/Marriage Banns: [email protected] 

Passaport Office: [email protected] 

School Office: [email protected] 

Vital Records Office: [email protected] 

Visa Office: [email protected] 

Repatration/Health Service Assistance/Fiscale ID: [email protected] 

For additional information, please call the Consulate at the 313-963-8560. This phone line is going to be active from Monday to Friday, between 9 am and 4 pm.

For emergencies (such as arrests, accidents, serious medical issues, etc.) and ONLY when the office phone line is not active, our emergency phone number is 313-605-6700.

We invite you to follow these instructions carefully throughout the current emergency period and until we advise you otherwise. Thank you for your kind collaboration and rest assured that we are going to continue to be available through the communcation channels indicated above.

More on their website: https://bit.ly/2Vw3GMR

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 write to [email protected]

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

NON essential and urgent activities will be postponed. Therefore, appointments from other sectors (notary, citizenship, AIRE, vital records, school, visas) will only be provided if they are considered truly urgent.

In the latter case, it is possible to write an email to [email protected] 

More on their website: https://bit.ly/2XIfcr0

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: +1 713-459-2110

More on their website: https://bit.ly/3bhQ5PG

San Francisco Italian Consulate:

Due to the current COVID-19 public health crisis and the recent restrictions enforced by local authorities (San Francisco Public Health Order on March 16, 2020 and Executive Order N-33-20 on March 19, 2020), the Consulate General of Italy in San Francisco will only be open to the public – until further notice – for appointments, every week on Wednesdays from 9 am to 2 pm.These appointments must have already been confirmed within the corresponding consular office and show proof of legitimate emergency in order to receive passports or Emergency Travel Documents (ETDs).

The public who does not have a scheduled appointment or an emergency is therefore kindly asked to reach this Consulate General either through our switchboard: +1 (415) 292-9200, Monday – Friday from 9 am to 4:30 pm, or email: [email protected] and/or [email protected] avoiding to physically come to the Offices of the Consulate General.

Our usual emergency cell phone: +1 (415) 999-0094 is regularly active, but please remember that this number is for emergencies only and should not be used to request information or updates.

We thank you all for your collaboration and understanding. Together we will get through this very difficult time that is affecting all of us.

More on their website: https://bit.ly/2K6wGWa

Los Angeles Italian Consulate: 

Due to the current COVID 19 public health crisis and the recent restrictions enforced by local Authorities (Executive Order n. 33/20 of March 19, 2020), the Consulate General of Italy in Los Angeles will only be open to the public - until further notice - exclusively for emergencies and by appointment only, every week on Wednesdays from 9 am to 3:30 pm.

To make an appointment call our switchboard at +1(310) 820.0622, Monday - Friday from 9 am to 4 pm, or write to one of the following emails: [email protected]  and/or [email protected] 

For all emergencies, as always, this Consulate General can be reached on our emergency cell. phone at +1 (310) 433.5422, please remember that this number is for emergencies only and should not be used to request information or updates.

We thank you all for your collaboration and understanding. Together we will get through this very difficult time.

More on their website: https://bit.ly/2RHQxip

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