Visa to Greenland and Faroe Islands


Greenland and the Faroe Islands are part of the Kingdom of Denmark, however Greenland and the Faroe Islands are not part of the Schengen area. Consequently, a visa valid for the Schengen area or an Italian residence permit is not valid to enter Greenland or the Faroe Islands.

Third country nationals included in the first part of the list from the Danish Immigration Service need to apply for a specific visa for Greenland or the Faroe Islands.

For information regarding the conditions to obtain a visa for Greenland or the Faroe Islands kindly consult the website of the Danish Immigration Service.

Procedure for visa application

Please note that the Embassy in Rome's Visa Department is closed between 12-30 August 2024, both days included.

Please fill in your visa application and pay the application fee online using the link After having submitted the application and paid the visa fee online, you must print and sign the cover letter and hand it in person together with the supporting documentation at the Danish Embassy in Rome. 


Information for visa applicants

Please be informed that the visa applicant is responsible for checking the information in the visa sticker immediately after the issue. For more information kindly read here.