|FISCAL CODE – CODICE FISCALE|
The Fiscal Code (Codice Fiscale) is used for identification of the citizens in Italian territory and is necessary for the relations with the authorities and the public administrations but, also, in order to make use of several services, such as bank accounts , Italian cards for mobile phones, and so on.
It can be requested, with a valid identity document, to the offices of “Agenzia delle entrate, Ufficio Rilascio Codici Fiscali”, which in L’Aquila is located in Via Filomusi Guelfi, near Via XX Settembre, one of the most famous street of the town; phone number 0862 6481. The Fiscal code is immediatly issued.
|Italy has a public health care system named National Health Service (NHS); it’s articulated in Local Health Areas (ASL – Azienda sanitaria Locale).
As concerns the European Community students, they have to come in Italy provided with the European Health Insurance card, which in Italian is called TEAM (Tessera Europea di Assicurazione Malattia). This card allows to obtain the necessary care for their health in the same way as Italian citizens: doctors connected with the public health system, admission to hospital, first aid. Please take into consideration that each service foresees the payment of a fee (ticket), as for the Italian people. In case the student doesn’t bring the TEAM card, he has to pay the whole cost of the service.
For non Community citizens is strongly recommended to take out an appropriate insurance policy for health risks. In any case, they can enroll themselves to the National Health Service, by the payment of a tax of € 149,77 for each solar year; they have also to bring to the Office in charge copies of : Identity document, Permit of Stay in Italy, Fiscal Code, Certificate of enrollment to our Academy, receipt of the payment of the above mentioned tax.
Anyway, once arrived in our Institute, the students can obtain furhter information by the office in charge for the Healts Services for foreign people, which is located in: Edificio ex ONPI, Via Cardinale Mazzarino, località Torrione, L’Aquila. This Office is the same which manages the enrolment to the National Health Service (Azienda Sanitaria Locale – Ufficio scelta e revoca del medico); phone number 0862 368937.
The Erasmus incoming students have the opportunity to make use of the main University Caffetteria and to have full meals at the price of about 3,00 Euros, by using a card, issued by the local A.D.S.U. (Enterprise for University Students Rights and Services). The caffetteria is very near to the Academy.
|PERMIT OF STAY IN ITALY|
|If the student is a non Community citizen and is already been acepted by the Academy of Fine Arts of L’Aquila, as a student, for a period of over 90 days, he must ask for a Permit of Stay, within 8 days starting from the arrival in Italy. The request has to be made through a kit of documents, which the student can obtain and fill in with the help of the assistance offices of ACLI Association, which are located just near the Academy, at the address Via Leonardo da Vinci, 10 (www.aclilaquila.it).
The offices are open from Monday to Friday as follow: from 8:30 to 13:00 and from 15:30 to 17:30. In order to complete the kit, the student has to bring with him:
The student has to communicate the Italian address, too.
After the sending of the kit, the student has to wait the calling for the appointment finalized to obtain the permit itself. It’s very important to respect the appointment which will fixed. At the appointment with the Police operators, it’s necessary to bring:
It’s very important, in order to avoid useless convocations, that the full name of the student is evident on the entryphone and on the letter box of the flat he has indicated as the address where he wants to receive communications; plase take into consideration that if the address should in the meantime change, the student has to communicate this to the Police, with a recorded delivery letter, in order to allow the sending of the convocation to the updated address.