Mandate of the Embassy

The mandate of the Embassy is to articulate and implement Zambia’s foreign policy and to facilitate interaction with the international community for the realization of Zambia’s interests in Italy and other countries of accreditation as well as the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), World Food Programme (WFP), and the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD).
The Political Section is responsible for enhancing political relations between Zambia and Italy, and other countries of accreditation.
The Economic Section is responsible for the promotion of Zambia’s interests in the areas of development aid, trade, investment and tourism.
The Multilateral Section takes care of all matters related to the Rome based United Nations food agencies namely; FAO, IFAD and WFP.
The Visa and Consular Section is responsible for issuance of visas and looking after the welfare of Zambians in countries of accreditation. Other services by the Section include facilitating passport renewal for Zambian nationals, issuance of travel documents of identity to Zambian nationals, issuance of Nulla Osta (Marriage Declarations) to Zambian nationals marrying in Italy, authentication of documents, and certification of birth registration to Zambian nationals.
The Administrative Section is responsible for personnel, administrative and financial matters of the Embassy and supports all other sections.
For more information please email or phone (+39) 06 36002590 or (+39) 06 36006903, Fax: (+39) 06 97613035.
Our physical address is Via Ennio Quirino Visconti 8, 00193, Rome, ITALY.