Jure Sanguinis Italy

Italian Citizenship Jure Sanguinis

What is the Jure Sanguinis for Italian Citizenship?

Let’s see everything you need to know about the Jure Sanguinis rule.
And how to apply for Italian Citizenship by descent.
Following the Jure Sanguinis principle.

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The “Jure Sanguinis Italy” rule.

I was looking for information on the Italian citizenship jure sanguinis documents.
Can you explain the Jus Sanguinis Italy
rule?

You may be related to an Italian citizen without knowing it. 

Italy passed a 1992 law allowing people to claim Jure Sanguinis.
The 555/1912 Law gave the chance to apply for Italian Citizenship by descent.

So, may you qualify for dual Citizenship with Italy?
Yes, if you have Italian blood in your family tree.

At Bersani Law Firm, we have a qualified Italian Citizenship Lawyers and Immigration Lawyers team. 
Our experts are ready to help determine your Italian heritage.
And find ways to get you in the country. 

We are confident in our Italian Citizenship assistance services.
Guiding clients throughout the entire process and guaranteeing satisfaction.

Discover more about the Jure Sanguinis application: 

What is the so-called “Jure Sanguinis Italy”? 
How long does Jure Sanguinis take? 

We will share our knowledge of the Jure Sanguinis procedures with you.

We will explain how the Jure Sanguinis works.
And how we can give you qualified assistance.
Your Italian citizenship application on the Jure Sanguinis will be in good hands.

What does it mean “Italian Citizenship Jure Sanguinis” mean?

What is the “Jure Sanguinis principle”? 

According to the generic definitionJure Sanguinis is a principle of nationality law. 

Citizenship is determined or acquired by the nationality or ethnicity of one or both parents.

The Jure Sanguinis principle was set by the Italian Citizenship Law.
Starting from Civil Code in 1856, it was then implemented in 1912.
And finally by the more recent Italian Law no. 91/1992. 

So, suppose You have Italian ancestors in Your family’s bloodline.
Suppose you have grandparents or great-grandparents born in Italy.

In that case, you may be eligible to claim Italian Citizenship by Descent.
The so-called ” Jus Sanguinis Italy” principle will allow you to get an Italian Passport.

And do not be confused by different terms.
You may often find definitions like “Jus Sanguinis Italy” or “Jure Sanguinis Italy.”

It is the same process.

Of course, it’s not as easy as it seems.
It’s essential to have an uninterrupted bloodline.
And check all Vital Records certificates proving that.

Indeed, you will need all Birth Certificates (starting from your Italian Ancestors).
Also, the Certificates of Naturalization Records or No Records.
Together with the Marriage Certificates, and so on.

What does Jure Sanguinis mean?

Jure Sanguinis means that you have a “right of blood.”
There’s a lot of confusion on the term.
Jure Sanguinis is technically the same process as the Italian Citizenship by Descent.
There are two different names for the same process.
So, as said, in both cases, you can claim your Italian Citizenship just because of your Italian heritage.
A typical example is claiming your Italy Jure Sanguinis through your grandparents.

What is the Jure Sanguinis Italy rule?

When talking about applying for Jure Sanguinis Italy, pay attention.
We have to focus on your options for getting Italian Citizenship by Descent

The rules are not so different from how to get Italian Citizenship by Descent.
As (generally) we refer to the same application process.

You can apply for Jus Sanguinis Italy following the exact requirements for Italian Citizenship through the Ancestry program.

You will always need all vital records for each person in the bloodline.
No exception to this rule.
Starting from the Italian Ancestors (grandparents, great-grandparents, and so on).
Until you, as the principal applicant for the Jure Sanguinis rights. 

Do You have children?
That’s not a problem, of course.
And however, you will have to collect their birth certificates.

Proving your Italian ancestry involves a lot of detective work. 

You would need access to Italian and American records.
You need to determine whether or not the jure sanguinis principle would apply to your case.

Our firm has the resources to examine your situation.

We have contacts across Italy and the United States.
Helping gather all your legal documents, effectively finding your link between both territories.

Once we collect your records, we can attend to the authentication process.
And so, establishing your connection to Italy. 

We ensure that you remain informed throughout every process as we connect the dots.
We take our assistance beyond simply organizing and managing documents. 
We want to help you understand the exciting prospects of obtaining dual Italian-American citizenship.

Where to apply for Italian Citizenship Jure Sanguinis?

The general rule is very clear on this point.
You have to fill your Italian Citizenship by Descent application at the local Italian Consulate. 

It may be accurate, but pay attention.
The rule it’s not mandatory in 2 different situations

  • The first one exception.
    When Your Italian Citizenship by Descent case is also an “Italian Citizenship 1948 case “.
    So if you fall under the particular case called 1948 Cases.
    It mainly refers to when find a woman in Your Italian family’s bloodline. 
    The 1948 Cases are special applications under the Jure Sanguinis.
    They are “special” because you cannot apply through the Italian Consulate.
    The Italian Court must only process the 1948 Italian Citizenship cases through the Italian Court.
  • The second exception.
    It’s when you cannot apply through the Italian Consulate.
    Or, you cannot book a Citizenship appointment at the Italian Consulate.
    Still, you’re facing relevant issues with the same Italian Consulate. 
    What type of issues?
    The most ordinary circumstances are long wait times for an appointment or if you cannot book appointments at the Italian Consulate
    [Read more about these cases and how to solve the issue]

So what to do in this last second exceptional case?
How the Italian Court has relevance? 


Why are people moving to apply to the Italian Court?
Is that possible?

According to statistics limited to the United States, it is starting to be a trending option.

Indeed, the Italian Consulates are stuck and unable to handle all applications they receive.

The Graph below shows how many applications there are in the US-only.
Compared to how many applications the Italian Consulates can process.

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You can notice a clear situation from the Graph. 
There is too much request for Italian Citizenship by Descent (purple line).
Than the actual capacity of the Italian Consulates (Blue line).

You can read a more in-depth article about on How to Get Dual Citizenship in Italy in 2022.

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How to Apply for the Jus Sanguinis in Italy?

Obtaining Italian Citizenship by claiming Jure Sanguinis involves applying at your local Italian Consulate. 

However, certain situations may require you to settle your case through the Italian Court. 

2022 UPDATE. PAY ATTENTION.

A New Rule in force from June 2022.
It’ll be valid for 1948 cases of Italian Citizenship. 

And for all Italian Citizenship applications through the Italian Tribunal.

You can apply for the 1948 Case through the local Immigration Court.

Based on where your Italian ancestor was born.

The Italian Government introduced this new rule in November 2021.

Law 26 November 2021, n. 206, has provided (with art. 1, paragraph

37) the following new rule.

When the plaintiff resides abroad, disputes regarding the ascertainment of the status of Italian Citizenship are assigned having regard to the municipality of birth of the father, mother, or ancestor of Italian citizens.

The provisions apply to proceedings initiated from one hundred and the eightieth day following the date of entry into force of this law “.

It means that all Italian Citizenship by descent applications won’t pass through the Court of Rome. 

As it happened until today.  

It may also be beneficial for new applicants. 

Indeed, the processing time may be lower than before.

One situation that would require you to bring your case to the Italian Court is when you have a 1948 Italian Citizenship case

This particular case is when your Italian ancestor is a woman.

There’s Another reason you may have to face the Italian Court.
When your local Italian Consulate takes too long or fails to book an appointment with you
Your local Consulate may leave you waiting up to two years before honoring your case.

So, let’s summarize when you can apply for Italian Citizenship under the Jure Sanguinis: 

Sometimes, you might wait two years before the Consulate honors your case.

At Bersani Law Firm, our experts can make arrangements between Italy and America for your convenience. 

You wouldn’t have to fly to Italy to prove your ancestry and secure Italian Citizenship. 
We can handle your case from beginning to end once you allow us.

  • Step 1 – Analysis.
    Our experts will determine whether your heritage qualifies you for Italian Citizenship.
  • Step 2 – Documents.
    Our team will gather your legal documents associated with your Italian Citizenship.
  • Step 3 – Authentication.
    We will verify your records with the offices in charge to ensure a flawless application process.
  • Step 4 – Application.
    We have offices in Italy and the US to handle your unique case effectively.

Skip the years of waiting and the international plane ticket. 
Get results as quickly and efficiently as possible with our expert team.

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The 3 Ways to apply for the Italian Citizenship Jure Sanguinis.

You can submit your Jure Sanguinis application in Italy in two different ways.
You can come to Italy, set your residency here (and become an Italian resident).
And then apply through the Italian Comune (Municipality).

Or, you can apply without coming to Italy through the Italian Court.
In this last case, you have not come to Italy.
Just hire an attorney specializing in Italian Citizenship Jure Sanguinis.
We can do that for you.

But let’s see more about each way.

1

The Administrative Path.

The “ordinary path”.
It means to follow the administrative process of the Italian Citizenship by Descent.
So going through the Italian Consulate (if you live abroad) or Italian Municipality or Comune (if you live in Italy). 
As expertise Italian Citizenship Attorneys, We assist our clients from beginning to end on the entire process. 
All your family members can join the same Italian bloodline.
Read more about applying for Italian Citizenship Jure Sanguinis following the Guide to Getting Dual Citizenship in Italy.

2

The 1948 Rule path.

The Italian Citizenship by Descent 1948 Case applies for Italian Citizenship by blood, only through the Civil Court in Rome.
We assist our clients from beginning to end in the entire process—all Your family members are entitled to have an Italian Passport through the same Ancestry line. 
Read more about applying for Italian Citizenship Jure Sanguinis following the particular case of the 1948 Italian Citizenship.

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Italian Citizenship Jus Sanguinis & The Court Path.

The Italian Citizenship by Descent Court Path is a trending way to apply for Italian Citizenship Jure Sanguinis.
It’s trending because it is impossible to apply through the Italian Consulates right now. 
Indeed, we will handle these cases through the Civil Court, in certain circumstances – generally connected to the fact that the Italian Consulate is not efficient. 
A typical example is when you cannot have an appointment in 2 years, or it’s simply impossible to book an appointment for submitting your Jure Sanguinis application. 

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Frequently Asked Questions about the Italian Citizenship Jure Sanguinis.

WHAT IS ITALIAN CITIZENSHIP JURE SANGUINIS?

What is the “Jure Sanguinis principle”? 
The Jure Sanguinis principle is the rule of claiming Italian Citizenship through the Italian heritage.
Suppose You have Italian ancestors in Your family’s bloodline. 
In that case, you may claim Italian Citizenship by Descent under the Jus Sanguinis Italy rule. 
The same happens when you find a woman in the line who had her child before 1948s. 
You have a unique Jure Sanguinis case called “1948 Case” in this last case.

WHERE TO APPLY FOR ITALIAN CITIZENSHIP JURE SANGUINIS?

The general rule is clear.
You have to fill your Italian Citizenship by Descent application at the local Italian Consulate.
It may be accurate, but it’s not mandatory in 2 different situations. 
The first one is when Your Italian Citizenship by Descent case falls under the particular case so-called “Italian Citizenship 1948 case “.
So when you find a woman in Your Italian family’s bloodline. 
You must process the 1948 Italian Citizenship cases only through the Italian Court.
The second one is when you cannot have an appointment in 2 years at the Italian Consulate.

HOW TO APPLY FOR JUS SANGUINIS IN ITALY?

You can apply in 3 ways: 
The “ordinary path” refers to following the administrative process.
So going through the Italian Consulate (if you are living abroad).
Or Italian Municipality or Comune (if you live in Italy). 
The Italian Citizenship by Descent 1948 Case applies for Italian Citizenship by blood, only through the Civil Court in Rome.
The Italian Citizenship by Descent Court Path is a unique way to apply.
And the trending one for Italian Citizenship Jure Sanguinis.
You can proceed with the Court when you cannot have an appointment in less than 2 years.

AM I OBLIGED TO APPLY THROUGH THE ITALIAN CONSULATE WHEN APPLYING FOR ITALIAN CITIZENSHIP JURE SANGUINIS?

Yes, if you’re expecting one of these issues.
– It’s impossible to book appointments at the Italian Consulate.
– the Italian Consulate gave you more than two years wait time.

SUPPOSE I HIRE YOU FOR THE ITALIAN CITIZENSHIP JURE SANGUINIS ASSISTANCE THROUGH THE COURT.
DO I HAVE TO COME TO ITALY?

No, the good news is that you have NOT to come to Italy.
You have to sign a Power of Attorney, and we will handle everything for You.

Where do I have to file my Jure Sanguinis application, through the Court?

There will be a new rule from June 2022.
You can apply for the 1948 Case through the local Italian Immigration Court.
Based on where your Italian ancestor was born.
The Italian Government introduced this new rule in November 2021.
Law 26 November 2021, n. 206, has provided (with art. 1, paragraph
37) the following new rule.
When the plaintiff resides abroad, disputes regarding the ascertainment of the status of Italian Citizenship are assigned having regard to the municipality of birth of the father, mother, or ancestor of Italian citizens.
Until June 2022, the competent Court will remain the Italian Tribunal of Rome.


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