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Import of customs exempted goods to Italy is made possible by the current law to Italian nationals who transfer their residency into the territory of the Italian Republic.

Goods must be items personally owned by the repatriating national(s) and can be furniture, books, vehicles, radio and TV appliances, Hi-Fi plants (make, model and serial number of each device must be reported), tools and professional instruments, as well as all other home used items.

A certificate issued by the competent Consular Office must be presented to the Italian Customs Office to authorize the import.



Eligible applicants are nationals who have been abroad for the last twelve months, at least. They can lodge their application at the Consular Office via appointment only. To book appointment CLICK HERE. They must submit the following documents/filled-in forms:

If applicants are unsure about the length of their AIRE registration, whether they comply with the required 12 months and therefore if they are eligible for goods customs exemption, they can write an e-mail to sending a scan of the above mentioned declarations to ask the Consulate to confirm.

The declaration is issued on-the-spot, free of charge.