Living in Italy

Includes how to access healthcare, get a document legalised, lists of lawyers and how to vote abroad.

  1. Apply for a European Health Insurance Card

    Apply for or renew your free European Health Insurance Card (EHIC) online.

  2. Get your document legalised

    Use the online service to get a UK document legalised

  3. Italy - list of medical facilities/practitioners

    List of English-speaking medical facilities/practitioners in Italy

  4. Italy - list of translators and interpreters

    List of translators and interpreters in Italy.

  5. Italy - UK qualified solicitors and Italian qualified lawyers

    List of UK qualified solicitors, and Italian qualified lawyers and translators, in Italy.

  6. Italy travel advice

    Latest travel advice for Italy including safety and security, entry requirements, travel warnings and health

  7. Italy: information for victims of rape and sexual assault

    Information for British nationals affected by rape or sexual assault in Italy. Advice on reporting the crime to the police, accessing medical treatment and engaging with the legal authorities in Italy.

  8. Living in Italy

    The requirements for British citizens living in Italy, healthcare and driving in Italy.

  9. Support for British nationals abroad: A guide

    This guide highlights some of the main ways you can help yourself stay safe abroad and what help the FCO can provide.

  10. Voting when you’re abroad

    How to vote if you're going to be abroad temporarily on election day, and what to do if you're moving overseas long term