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The Honorary Consul


Dott. Pierluigi Aluisio: founder and President of Venicecom Group, ICT group leader in project, development and management of ICT solutions for big Customers public and private. The Group operates in Italy, Europe, Russia and Central Asia (Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan), Middle East (Iraq).

In the face of increasing work developed since 2005 by the Group Venicecom in the Republic of Kazakhstan and the important institutional relationships established, Dr. Aluisio received the Letters Patent of the Republic of Kazakhstan on 27th  April 2012 and Exequatur of the Italian Republic on July 4th, 2012, being appointed as Honorary Consul of Kazakhstan in Venice.

Services of Honorary Consulate of the Republic of Kazakhstan in Veneto Region

The Honorary Consulate is governed by the provisions contained in the Vienna Convention of 24th April 1963, which defines it a representative office governed by the Honorary Consul. It plays bureaucratic functions not under international law.

Among the consular functions, the Honorary Consul primarily deals to assist and protect the citizens of the State which he represents in the host country and to promote relations between the represented State and the host one; the Honorary Consul is appointed by the State represented with the issue of Exequatur.

The main activities of the Honorary Consulate of Kazakhstan in Venice are:

  1. Developing trade relations between Italy and Kazakhstan providing information, advice and commercial support to Companies and Entrepreneurs wishing to start or develop a business relationship between the two Countries;
  2. Organizing regular Thematic Workshop and Business Forum in Italy and Exploration Missions in Kazakhstan;
  3. Assisting the Governmental and Entrepreneurial Kazakh Delegations visiting Italy;
  4. Developing cultural relations and mutual understanding between the two Nations and the two Peoples.

Regarding Visas to enter the Country, please refer to the message posted on the website of the ‘Embassy of Kazakhstan in Italy – Consulate section:

Entry Regime without Visa in the period from 15th July 2014 to 31st December 2017

The Embassy of the Republic of Kazakhstan announce that, in order to strengthen the bilateral relations of partnership, and also to create favorable conditions for foreign business people and tourists during the period of their presence on the territory of Kazakhstan, the Government of Republic of Kazakhstan decided to establish a Visa-free entry Regime for citizens of Italy, USA, the Netherlands, Great Britain, France, Germany, Malaysia, the United Arab Emirates, the Republic of Korea and Japan in the period from 15th July 2014 to 15th July 2015.

In the period indicated, the citizens of these 10 Countries, who own valid Diplomatic, Service and National passports can enter, leave and transit through the territory of the Republic of Kazakhstan without Visas for the period of 15 calendar days from the moment of crossing the border.

The Republic of Kazakhstan has unilaterally extended the regime of Visa-free entry for citizens of the following Countries: Union of Australia, Hungary, Italian Republic, Principality of Monaco, Kingdom of Belgium, Kingdom of Spain, Kingdom of the Netherlands, Kingdom of Norway, Kingdom of Sweden, Malaysia, United Arab Emirates, Singapore, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, United States of America, Federal Republic of Germany, Republic of Finland, Republic of France, Switzerland and Japan.

In accordance with the decision of the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan of 26 June 2015 №483 “On amendments and additions to the Decree of the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan of January 21, 2012 №148 citizens of these Countries are exempted from the Visa requirement for period from 16 July 2015 to 31 December 2017; citizens of these Countries can enter, leave and transit through the territory of the Republic of Kazakhstan without a Visa for up to 15 calendar days from the moment of crossing the State border.

In addition, the registration of foreign citizens of the Countries mentioned will be made directly to their entry into the Republic of Kazakhstan to the border crossing points open to international traffic.

In the event that there is a legitimate need for investors and entrepreneurs from these Countries for a further stay for more than 15 days on the territory of the Republic of Kazakhstan, you will need to obtain a Visa category “business” in the manner prescribed by law – in the structures of Internal Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan and the category “investment” – at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

Warning!
Foreign national citizens from Countries indicated during their stay on the territory of the Republic of Kazakhstan have the right to carry out work activities, missionary and other activities paid according to the laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

In any case, the Honorary Consulate of Kazakhstan in Venice still supports Italian Companies and Citizens in obtaining other types of Visa to enter the Country. For further information, please write to: visti@consolatokazakhstan.venezia.it.

For further information on Embassy and on General Consulate of Kazakhstan in Rome, we kindly ask you to refer to below links.

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