Australian Embassy
Italy, San Marino, Albania, Libya

ANZAC Day in Italy

Australians and New Zealanders will mark ANZAC Day 2017 with memorial services in Rome, Milan and Catania.

Originally held to commemorate members of the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps (ANZAC) who fought at Gallipoli in Turkey in world war one, ANZAC Day is now an occasion for the two countries to pay tribute to all members of their armed forces who lost their lives in conflict.


Memorial service

Tuesday 25 April at 09.00 am

Rome War Cemetery

Via Nicola Zabaglia

An informal reception will follow the service at the New Zealand Embassy, Via Clitunno, 44.

All are welcome - for security reasons an RSVP is mandatory for those wishing to attend.  Contact or tel. 068537501.


Memorial service

Sunday 23 April at 09.15 am

Commonwealth War Cemetery

Via Cascina Bellaria

Parco Trenno

Followed by a Memorial Service at 10.30 am at All Saints' Church, Via Solferino, 17

Refreshments will be served after the Memorial Service at All Saints' Church.

New Zealanders, Australians and all others are welcome to attend.

*Please note, a memorial service will be held at the Commonwealth War Cemetery with a further one at All Saints' Church.


Commemoration Ceremony

Wednesday 26  April at  11.30 am       

 Commonwealth War Graves Cemetery

Stradale Passo Del Fico – Industrial area

12.45 pm  Conclusion of the  Commemoration






Direct Aid Program in Albania

The Australian Embassy has funded seven Direct Aid Program (DAP) projects in Albania for 2016-17. Read more...



Introduction of credit and debit card payments

From 1 March 2017 the Australian Embassy in Rome will accept payments for Australian passport and consular services by credit or debit card only. It will no longer be possible to make payments using cash.

All credit and debit cards, with the exclusion of American Express, will be accepted.


Australian Embassy - Switchboard Operator/Receptionist

The Australian Embassy in Rome is seeking to engage a full time Switchboard Operator/Receptionist on a non-ongoing contract. The position is for two (2) months starting from approximately 1 May 2017.  The working hours will be from 8.30 am to 17.00 pm, Monday to Friday.  Applications are open to all nationalities but we require applicants to have a high level of English and Italian. 

To apply please email your C.V. and covering letter to ensuring your name and Switchboard Operator/Receptionist is included in the subject field.

Please note that, should your application be successful, you will be required to provide the following documents:

  • Copy of ID
  • Copy of current visa (if applicable)
  • Proof of date of entry to Italy (if applicable – stamped passport page)
  • Codice fiscale -  issued from the Agenzia delle Entrate
  • Police Check for Australian or Foreign interns
  • Certificato del Casellario Giudiziale (Police Check for Italians or for those who have been living in Italy for more than 6 months)
  • Certificato dei Carichi Pendenti (Police Check for Italians or for those who have been living in Italy for more than 6 months)
  • Italian bank account details

We thank all applicants for their interest; however please note that only those applicants short-listed for interview will be contacted. 

Applications close 23 April 2017.


Internship Opportunity

Further details...


Embassy's Twitter Account 

To receive the latest news on Australia, the Italy-Australia relationship and the work of the Embassy, follow the Embassy's Twitter account @AusAmbRome.


Launch of Italian Alumni Honour Roll

The Australian Embassy and the Australian Trade Commission (Austrade) are pleased to launch the Italian Alumni Honour Roll to recognise the achievements of Italian alumni who have studied in Australia and the important contribution they have made to strengthening the ties between our two countries. Australia greatly values the significant contribution our international alumni make to our community, our bilateral relations and our people-to-people linkages. The honour roll contains a collection of interviews with talented Italian alumni, to recognise their achievements and to share their experiences.



Australian Embassy Rome Newsletter

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Please note that signing up for the Australian Embassy Rome Newsletter will only add you to the Embassy's newsletter mailing list. It will NOT automatically register you with the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade's online register of Australians abroad (ORAO) or on the Smartraveller website.


 Register your presence in Italy, San Marino, Libya, Albania

Register your presence in Italy, San Marino, Libya and Albania with the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade

All Australians who reside overseas or who are travelling for tourism or business, either for short or long stays, are encouraged to register with the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade. The registration information provided by you will help us to find you in an emergency - whether it is a natural disaster, civil disturbance or a family emergency. It may also be used to pass other information to you such as, new Travel Advisories, notice of elections and information on other matters relevant to travellers and expatriates.