Baku

Living and
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Raul Gonzales

"Establishing your own business in Azerbaijan is not easy. Tips from InterNations members helped me a lot to cope with the bureaucratic challenges"

Diana Anhaus-Brey

"Thanks to the InterNations community, we were able to find a reliable household help here in Baku."

Make the most of living and working in Baku

Expat living in Baku raises plenty of questions, for instance: ʺWhat are the requirements from Azerbaijani authorities to get a residence permit?”, ʺAre there many international restaurants in Baku?ʺ, or ”Who can recommend financial service providers in town?”

Finding all this expat information about living and working in Baku takes a lot of time. Our Baku expat guide is there to make your relocation to Baku as easy as possible. Starting with education and children to information about restaurants & nightlife, the guide covers all the different aspects of expat life in Baku.

However, InterNations does not only address expats in Baku. We have brief overview guides for various locations around the world - from living in Paris to living in Amsterdam.

Top Articles in the Baku Expat Guide

  • Moving to Baku

    As the lowest lying capital city in the world, Baku is the center of commerce and culture of the country. The climate in Azerbaijan’s capital is not extreme: warm summers and cold winters. Find accommodation can be expensive so you have to be prepared for it. Find more information about it in our guide!
  • Living in Baku

    Living in Baku can be an experience full of culture due to the numerous historical buildings can be found in the city, which is surrounded by a strong cultural history. For expats living in Baku private healthcare insurance is highly recommended. Find out more in our guide!
  • Working in Baku

    As the capital of Azerbaijan, Baku is also the economic and industrial center of the country. It makes a great place for expats interested about working in oil and petroleum sector. Check more details about the economy and read about work permits and income taxation in our guide!

Information on the Expat Life in Baku

Are you looking specifically for embassies and consulates in town or a doctor speaking your native language in Azerbaijan? In addition to our expat guide, the expat directory for Baku provides you with listings of all expatriate-relevant locations and relocation services in Baku. Furthermore, you might want to also consider our Baku expats forum to receive first hand information from your fellow expats.

Simply become a member of InterNations Baku and you’ll be warmly received with a friendly Salam Əleyküm among our expats living and working in Baku.

Are you curious about expatriate living outside Baku? Then read more about our various expat guides, such as living in Hong Kong or living in Dubai!

Raul Gonzales

"Establishing your own business in Azerbaijan is not easy. Tips from InterNations members helped me a lot to cope with the bureaucratic challenges"

Diana Anhaus-Brey

"Thanks to the InterNations community, we were able to find a reliable household help here in Baku."

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