Business visa allows entry in Italy and in Schengen area for a short-stay visit for business purposes. Duration of stay cannot be more than 90 days in any 180-day period, which entails considering the 180-day period preceding each day of stay.
In order to apply, please fill-in and sign the application form and submit documents enlisted in the following check-list, based on the harmonized list agreed by Schengen Member States for China (for further information on the harmonized list please read link).
Companies inviting visa applicants from Italy can use the following invitation letter format.
In case you are travelling both for business and for tourism, please provide proof of accommodation for the days which purpose of stay is tourism.
Fashion-models travelling for work must also provide ASSEM form, please see the check-list.