Bilbao

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Jacques Paillard
"At the InterNations Events, I didn't only enjoy dancing the night away at some great venues, but I also got to know some great friends. "
Katharina Berbner
"Thanks to InterNations, I found a good language school for expats to take intensive classes in Spanish and socialize a bit more. "

Make the most of living and working in Bilbao

Expat living in Bilbao raises plenty of questions, for instance: ʺWhat are the requirements from Spanish authorities to get a residence permit?”, ʺIn which cases do I need a so-called "Residencia" to stay for longer than half a year?ʺ, or ”Who can recommend special food stores in town?”

Finding all this expat information about living and working in Bilbao takes a lot of time. Our Bilbao expat guide is there to make your relocation to Bilbao as easy as possible. Starting with embassies and consulates to information about administration and finance, the guide covers all the different aspects of expat life in Bilbao.

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Information on the Expat Life in Bilbao

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

Simply become a member of InterNations Bilbao and you’ll be warmly received with a friendly ¡Hola! among our expats living and working in Bilbao.

Jacques Paillard
"At the InterNations Events, I didn't only enjoy dancing the night away at some great venues, but I also got to know some great friends. "
Katharina Berbner
"Thanks to InterNations, I found a good language school for expats to take intensive classes in Spanish and socialize a bit more. "

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