IMMIGRATION AND VISA SERVICES
Regarding immigration and VISA services, several categories of NON-EU workers are not included in the quota limitation system applied in Italy.
Italy incentivizes NON-EU High Qualified Employees as managers and trainees on assignment to Italian subsidiaries of the same group or seconded to the Clients; is it considered qualified as highly qualified employees in possession of a University degree. The timing of the VISA obtaining is about three months. However, it depends on which municipality is requested because each immigration and labour office have discretionary powers to require different document requirements and processing time.
Italy also offers the EU Blue card, which is a work permit for non-EU highly skilled workers. The main requirements are:
- Education qualification: academic degree on completion of at least 3 years’ duration. The degree must be validated by the Italian Consulate in the released Country.
- Work contract or job offer for a highly qualified position: provided by an employer-based in Italy.
- Minimum Salary: as stated by the EU Blue card salary requirement.
LDP Immigration and VISA services
LDP provides Immigration services for NON-EU employers who need to second employees in favor of group subsidiaries or Clients.