Algeria

Living and
Working in Algeria

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Jonathan Brown

"We had problems to find the right school for our kids (6 and 9 years old). Talking to fellow expats on InterNations was a great help!"

Caroline Hayes

"Through InterNations we've met a couple of friendly expat families in Algiers - it's a great platform to share experiences abroad!"

Working and living in Algeria with the InterNations Expat Guide

Are you preparing for living and working in Algeria? Or are you already an expat and have recently relocated to Algiers, Constantine or some other international Algerian city?

The expat relocation to Algeria is definitely an exciting international opportunity and cross-cultural adventure: Visiting the landscape such as the Saharan Atlas, getting to know how Algerian folks celebrate Ashura, or acquiring a taste for Algeria’s popular dishes like couscous…

However, InterNations does not only address expats in Algeria. We have brief overview guides for various locations around the world – from living in Singapore to living in Denmark.

Top Articles in the Algeria Expat Guide

  • Moving to Algeria

    Algeria is situated in the north of the continent. From capital city Algiers to the desert towns and jungle plains, Algeria is home to stunning landscapes and amazing wildlife, as well as a vibrant, lively culture. Check out our guide for more information about moving to Algeria.
  • Living in Algeria

    Algeria is a great place to raise children, to work and to retire. It has a slow, steady feel that allows you to take a step back, and can offer a different lifestyle than the one you are used to. Check out our guide for more information about living in Algeria.
  • Working in Algeria

    The biggest industry in Algeria centers on natural gas production, with the country's oil reserves forming another strong part of the economy. Expats could find some employment opportunities in this section. Find more information about working in Algeria in our guide.

Reliable Information about living and working in Algeria

Relocating to and living in Algeria necessitates lots of reliable information on different facets of Algerian expat life. Many questions come up when living overseas in Algeria: ʺAre we, as expats, liable to Algerian income tax law?ʺ, ʺIs it advisable to make a vacation trip into the desert?ʺ, ʺHow to find a trustworthy maid in Algiers?ʺ, or ʺWhat are the requirements to get a Algerian residence permit for my wife?ʺ

Looking for so much information on working and living in Algeria is rather bothersome and requires a lot of time. The InterNations Expat Guide for Algeria is designed to help you and offers trusted information on all issues of interest to expats living in Algeria. Various topics are covered in our Algeria Expat Guide from culture and sights, to housing & household or expat institutions and clubs, up to sports & leisure. Such characteristic questions that concern expat life abroad as ʺWhich NGOs in Algeria need international volunteers?ʺ will no more remain open.

Are you curious about expatriate living outside Algeria? Then read more about our various expat guides, such as moving to Iceland or living in Finland!

From car rental agencies to business associations –
Advice on living and working in Algeria

In addition, our expat listings for Algeria include recommended entries for services and organizations catering to expatriates’ needs, like car rental agencies or business associations. By becoming part of our community, you can also participate in the InterNations Forum and discuss with other internationals about your expatriate experience living abroad in Algeria. We’ll be delighted to greet you with a warm As-salām 'alaykum among our InterNations members living and working in Algeria.

Jonathan Brown

"We had problems to find the right school for our kids (6 and 9 years old). Talking to fellow expats on InterNations was a great help!"

Caroline Hayes

"Through InterNations we've met a couple of friendly expat families in Algiers - it's a great platform to share experiences abroad!"

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