Embassy of Italy in Montevideo


The Italian Embassy in Uruguay is a bilateral mission in Montevideo and promotes Italian interests in Uruguay. The embassy of Italy also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Uruguay. The Italian Embassy in Montevideo is headed by Dr Giorgio Malfatti Di Monte Treto - Ambassador of Italy to Uruguay.


Italian Embassy in Montevideo, Uruguay Calle Jose Benito Lamas, 2857 c.p 268 11300 Montevideo Uruguay


(+598) 2 7084916, 7087152 (+598) 2 7085994


(+598) 2 7084148






Dr Giorgio Malfatti Di Monte Treto - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Mon-Thu: 08.00-18.00 Fri: 08.00-14.00

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Uruguay require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Italian embassy in Montevideo you will find information on opening hours and how to book appointments.

Opening hours

Please note that embassy opening hours can vary. Always contact the embassy before a visit.

Visa for Italy

For all Italian visa related matters contact the embassy in Montevideo before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.ambmontevideo.esteri.it ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+598) 2 7084916, 7087152 (+598) 2 7085994 or email ambasciata.montevideo@esteri.it

Consulates of Italy in Uruguay

Next to the embassy in Montevideo there could be additional Italian consulates located in Uruguay.

Please check below for the locations of the Italian consulates in Uruguay.

Italian Consulates in Uruguay

Next to the embassy in Montevideo, Italy has consulates in the following cities: Colonia del Sacramento, Maldonado, Melo, Paysandu, Rivera, Salto and Tacuarembo

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the Italian Embassy in Montevideo offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from Uruguay to Italy as wel as for Italian citizens in Uruguay. Generally, services comprise of visa applications, passport renewals, marriage registration, legalization of documents, birth of a child, Italian nationality issues and more. Contact the consular department directly by telephone or email.