Italy Digital Nomad Visa
On March 22nd, 2022, Italy approved a decree concerning their Digital nomad visa,
allowing tourists to work in Italy while on vacation. The Italian government passed
it into law on March 28. The nomad visa will last for one year, after which the holder
can renew it.
The nomad visa is managed under article 27 of the immigration code, which translates to
it being specifically for highly skilled workers. The scope of which is yet to be defined.
The visa allows the holder to bring along immediate family members and will enable them
to work remotely in Italy during their stay.
Applicants for the nomad visa must be tax compliant in Italy. There are no clear
instructions on obtaining the visa because the government only recently passed it into
law. However, the documents required should include recent passport-size photographs,
adequate income yet to be revealed, proof of suitable accommodation, a clean criminal
record, and health insurance, among other requirements.