Changes in Residence Permits That Allow Work
Legislative Decree n. 173 became operative on December 20, 2020 bringing about important
changes on the matter of IMMIGRATION.
LIST OF RESIDENCE PERMITS THAT CAN BE TRANSFORMED IN WORK RESIDENCE
Paragraph 1, Art. 6 of the Comprehensive Act on Immigration: the residence permits that can be
transformed into work permits are broader, provided that all requirements are met.
In addition to the Student Residence Permits, the following can also be transformed into work
Subsidiary Protection Residence Permit (except in the case of denial of international protection,
or petitioner has engaged in felony crimes as determined by Art. 10, Paragraph 2, Law 251/2007,
or petitioner is deemed a threat to national security as determined by Art. 12, Law 251/2007 or
instances contained in Art. 16, Law 251/2007;)
Victims of Natural Disasters Residence Permit;
Elective Residence Permit;
Residence Permit pending the acquisition of citizenship or due to stateless status;
Sport Activities Residence Permit;
Residence permit for artists and performers;
Residence permit due to religious motives;
Assistance to Minors Residence Permit;
Medical Care Residence Permit.