How to get a codice fiscale (Italian National Insurance number)

The Codice Fiscale, Italian Tax Code is a personal code (combination of numbers and letters) which identifies each individual person in the Italian State when dealing with public offices and/or administration.

To obtain a Codice Fiscale you must apply at the Agenzia delle Entrate.


  • ID or Passport PLUS two photocopies of the personal data/visa information pages
  • NON-EU students must show their permit of stay, permesso di soggiorno OR the receipt of their Post Office application
  • Complete green and white form provided at the Agenzia delle Entrate

You should receive your Codice Fiscale at the time of your application.

Further information: www.agenzia
Contact Center: 848.8000.444

Location of Agenzia delle Entrate in Lecce.