The Italian legal system provides for different types of residence permits. Most of the permits allow third-country nationals to work on Italian territory.
See Module 3 Unit 1 for the requirements to obtain a residence permit for self-employment
Who to apply for a work residence permit? Authorised post offices, Municipalities and authorized Patronati
What documents are required?
If the worker applies to the authorized post offices, he/she has to request the free yellow kit (Kit Giallo Gratuito) and fills it out following the instructions.
The office gives to the worker the security codes to access the reserved area to check the processing status of the application, which has to be presented at the Questura to collect the residence permit. Moreover, he/she receives a letter containing the details about the appointment at the Questura where the subsequent investigation activities will be carried out.