Belarus

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Kelly Powell

"Thanks to InterNations, I got to know one of my closest friends here in Minsk. So I can really say that InterNations changed my life..."

Johanna S. Mattikanen

"I am so happy about my new friends in Belarus, who know all about life as an expatriate far from home. "

Working and living in Belarus with the InterNations Expat Guide

Are you preparing for living and working in Belarus? Or are you already an expat and have recently relocated to Minsk, Brest or some other international Belarusian city?

The expat relocation to Belarus is definitely an exciting international opportunity and cross-cultural adventure: Visiting the landscape such as the hilly landscapes of Northern Belarus, getting to know how Belarusian folks celebrate Dzień Pieramohi (Victory Day), or acquiring a taste for Belarus’s popular dishes like latkes…

However, InterNations does not only address expats in Belarus. We have brief overview guides for various locations around the world – from living in China to working in Ireland.

Top Articles in the Belarus Expat Guide

  • Moving to Belarus

    Belarus is a culturally isolated and unique country, which proudly preserves and defends its ancient traditions: outside of the capital city Minsk, most of the territory is rural, though. In this guide, you can find out more about the country as well as get info relevant for your move to Belarus.
  • Living in Belarus

    Living in Belarus means life in a laid-back and pleasant atmosphere; however, most of the services are still developing. Said that, if you are looking for a unique experience, completely different from the modern frenetic life, this is the place to be!
  • Working in Belarus

    Working in Eastern Europe is trending, and Belarus is a top destination: the country has a wide range of industries and businesses, with many opportunities for expats-to-be. Just make sure to prepare the required paperwork and check out the InterNations Expat Guide for some advice!

Reliable Information about living and working in Belarus

Relocating to and living in Belarus necessitates lots of reliable information on different facets of Belarusian expat life. Many questions come up when living overseas in Belarus: ʺAre we, as expats, liable to Belarusian income tax law?ʺ, ʺAre the fees for obtaining a visum high?ʺ, ʺHow to find a trustworthy maid in Minsk?ʺ, or ʺWhat are the requirements to get a Belarusian residence permit for my wife?ʺ

Looking for so much information on working and living in Belarus is rather bothersome and requires a lot of time. The InterNations Expat Guide for Belarus is designed to help you and offers trusted information on all issues of interest to expats living in Belarus. Various topics are covered in our Belarus Expat Guide from restaurants and nightlife, to food & shopping or local organisations and companies, up to culture & sights. Such characteristic questions that concern expat life abroad as ʺIs there free medical care in Belarus?ʺ will no more remain open.

Are you curious about expatriate living outside Belarus? Then read more about our various expat guides, such as living in Australia or working in Switzerland!

From postal services to playgroups and nurseries –
Advice on living and working in Belarus

In addition, our expat listings for Belarus include recommended entries for services and organizations catering to expatriates’ needs, like postal services or playgroups and nurseries. 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 Belarus. We’ll be delighted to greet you with a warm Vitayu among our InterNations members living and working in Belarus.

Kelly Powell

"Thanks to InterNations, I got to know one of my closest friends here in Minsk. So I can really say that InterNations changed my life..."

Johanna S. Mattikanen

"I am so happy about my new friends in Belarus, who know all about life as an expatriate far from home. "

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