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For a passport to be issued, it is necessary:

1. To be an Italian citizen
2. to be registered with AIRE and ensure their residential address is updated with this consular district.



 - Passports for adult Italian Citizens who are registered

 - Passports for minor children who are registered

 - Passports for minors who are unregistred (but are born in South Africa)



Minors must have their own individual passport. The validity of children's passports differs according to age: 3 years' validity for children from 0 to 3 years of age and 5 years' validity for children from 3 to 18 years of age. A child under the age of 12 is not required to have fingerprints taken, however the child must be present at the Consulate.


Please note that the passport may be issued and given to the applicant on the same morning of the appointment if:

• All the prerequisites have been met
• the documentation submitted complies with what is indicated on the website
• there are no further investigations to be carried out

To access the application form click here.

To access the consent form click here.

Photogragh Guidelines


The completed application form must be forwarded via email to


A confirmation email will be sent to you within 3-4 working days. Should this confirmation not be recieved, please call the Consulate General at 011 728 1392 ext 206 or 203 or 225 to book an appointment manually.


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