The Italian government has extended the deadline for submitting certain change-of-status applications.

Key Points:

  • Foreign nationals who hold permanent or study residence permits issued by other EU member states now have until Sept. 30, 2022, to submit applications to change their residence permit into an Italian residence permit for work. The previously announced deadline was March 17.
  • Authorities have also extended the application deadline to non-EU citizens participating in training projects overseas. Employers can submit applications for residence permits for work on the behalves of such non-EU citizens until Sept. 30.

Additional Information: More information regarding the application deadline extension is available here.

BAL Analysis: Foreign nationals and employers now have additional time to convert residence permits into Italian residence permits for work.

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