Federal Benefits Unit

The Federal Benefits Unit (FBU) provides services for the Social Security Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs, Office of Personnel Management, Railroad Retirement Board, Medicare, and Department of Labor.

U.S. Embassy Mission Italy has two Federal Benefit Unit Locations: U.S. Embassy Rome (for residents in Northern and Central Italy, including Sardinia) and U.S. Consulate General Naples (for residents in Southern Italy).

Our main services to the public are: applications for retirement, disability, widows and dependent benefits; applications for Social Security cards; and the processing of benefit changes (i.e., address, death, direct deposit, etc.).

FBU Offices in Italy

FBU Rome FBU Naples
Please contact our office in Rome through the FBU Rome email form Please contact our office in Naples through the FBU Naples email form