Frontier Workers

Understand the visas and permits you’ll need if you are a frontier worker in Italy…

Frontier workers (those working in Italy but living outside of the country) do not need a stay permit but must apply for a frontier worker's card at the police headquarters nearest their work place.

Necessary documents:

  • Proof of employment status
  • Proof of residence abroad

Paperwork assistance

"Document agencies", or certificati, agenzie in the yellow pages (Pagine Gialle), are companies that deal with obtaining and completing documents and will make applications for newcomers.

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