VSU - for bearers of the following visas: medical treatment sporting competition invitation NOTICE In conformity with Visa regulations, we inform the public as follows: A “Visto Schengen Uniforme” (Schengen Visa) is valid for entry into the territory of the Countries which enforce the “Schengen” Agreement (*) and allows the bearer free circulation within that area. When entering Italian territory, even if you hold a visa, you may be asked by the Border Authorities to produce, once again, the necessary documentation provided in support of the application of the said visa. The required financial means are fixed by the Ministry of Internal Affairs as per directions dated 01.03.2000 and are displayed to the public in the offices of this Consulate General. You must request a “permesso di soggiorno” (Residence Permit) at the competent Police Head-Quarters (Questura) within eight (8) working days from the date of your entry into Italy. (*) The Countries which enforce the Schengen Agreement are: Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxemburg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovenia, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden.