Important: reopening of the Italian boarders. For more information, please click here.
Kindly note that our centre will be closed on the 26th of May 2022. For more information click here.

Welcome to the centre of Beirut

Your partner in Lebanon for all your visa applications to Italy Italy

Your Visa Application Process

Here are the mandatory steps to apply for a Schengen visa

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Complete your application form
Prepare your supporting documents
Make an appointment


Submit your application and provide your biometric data at the visa application centre


Return to the centre
to collect your passport or get our Express Courier Return service

How can we help you ?

Premium Lounge
66 USD

Upgrade to experience the ultimate in convenience, comfort, and support for your application in a dedicated space with fewer queues.

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Express Courier Return
From 14 USD

Avoid unnecessary travel, save time, and avoid the crowds by having your passport returned to you by courier.

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Prime Time Appointment
37 USD

Too busy to come to our centre during standard opening hours?

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Start your visa application by selecting the reason for your travel



The Embassy of Italy in Beirut also represents Malta for the short stay visa matters only.

Applicants traveling to Malta for a short stay period (less than 90 days) are kindly invited to register online to book an appointment at TLScontact.

Applicants traveling to Malta for a long stay period (more than 90 days) are kindly invited to send an email to