Embassy of Benin in Rome

Contact No.   : (+39) 06 7984 6567
Fax   : (+39) 06 7981 0197
Email   : [email protected]
Official Website   :

Please Note:

Visits to the Embassy of Benin in Rome are strictly by appointment. For specific services, visitors must visit the designated section at the embassy and book an appointment accordingly on the email addresses mentioned above. For instance, if you want to apply for consular services, you should visit the Consular Section. To book an appointment, you can directly mail the high commission or consular email section at [email protected].

Consular Services:

The Embassy of Benin in Rome offers a wide range of consular services, including the processing of visas and passports and document legalization. To apply for a new passport, renew your old passport, want to change the particulars on your current passport, or need to report about a lost or damaged passport, book an appointment with the high commission's passport service

These consulate services are listed below:

  • Process passport applications
  • Process visa applications
  • Legalization of documents
  • Issuing emergency travel documents
  • Power of attorney
  • Birth Certificate
  • Application forms
  • Authentication of documents

Granted Visa Types

Visa Types Granted By Benin Are;

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Benin and Italy Relations-

The Benin and Italy enjoy cordial bilateral relations. The high commission's diplomatic mission's mandate is to forge stronger and closer ties between the two countries. Pursuing bilateral and multilateral cooperation in diverse sectors, including culture, defense, tourism, trade and investments, science and technology, security, and other fields while safeguarding mutual benefits, is vital for their relations. The countries are cooperating to resolve global issues like climate change, piracy, terrorism, cybersecurity, etc. The Benin is the most important source market for tourism in Italy.
*Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) disease the Embassy of Benin in Rome could have adjusted its office hours or services. Please do confirm personally.