Consular assistance is offered to Italian citizens who become indigent and are, therefore, eligible to receive economic or social assistance in order to overcome momentary difficulty.
Possible interventions include:
- assistance to prisoners
- economic assistance
- assistance through welfare agencies and associations
- legal assistance
- assistance in case of theft or loss of documents
- assistance in the search for compatriots
- consular repatriation
- repatriation of mortal remains
- repatriation for medical reasons
You can find more information at this page.