Bosnia-Herzegovina

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Brandon Le Clerk

"I thought settling in Sarajevo would be more difficult but with InterNations I quickly connected with other South African and American expats."

Claudine Duret

"Being new to Sarajevo wasn´t easy in the beginning. But when a friend invited me to InterNations I met really great international people."

Working and living in Bosnia-Herzegovina with the InterNations Expat Guide

Are you preparing for living and working in Bosnia-Herzegovina? Or are you already an expat and have recently relocated to Sarajevo, Mostar or some other international Bosnian city?

The expat relocation to Bosnia-Herzegovina is definitely an exciting international opportunity and cross-cultural adventure: Visiting the landscape such as the almost Mediterranean climate of Southern Bosnia, getting to know how Bosnian folks celebrate Orthodox Easter, or acquiring a taste for Bosnia-Herzegovina’s popular dishes like burek…

However, InterNations does not only address expats in Bosnia-Herzegovina. We have brief overview guides for various locations around the world – from living in Russia to moving to Dominican Republic.

Top Articles in the Bosnia-Herzegovina Expat Guide

  • Moving to Bosnia-Herzegovina

    Moving to Bosnia-Herzegovina is nowadays appealing for many expats: the vast array of activities and opportunities that this country offers are a big incentive both to tourism and to longer stay. Check out more information about this country in our guide!
  • Living in Bosnia-Herzegovina

    Bosnia-Herzegovina is a “heart-shaped country”, located where Eastern and Western Europe meet. The country has a complicated history and therefore a very rich heritage, and can boasts of both seaside and mountains. Find out more information in our guide!
  • Working in Bosnia-Herzegovina

    Bosnia-Herzegovina is economically a very dynamic country with a bit potential: major cities in particular are attracting expats, and the country can count on a very strong service sectors, as well as a growing tourism sector. Find out more in our guide!

Reliable Information about living and working in Bosnia-Herzegovina

Relocating to and living in Bosnia-Herzegovina necessitates lots of reliable information on different facets of Bosnian expat life. Many questions come up when living overseas in Bosnia-Herzegovina: ʺAre we, as expats, liable to Bosnian income tax law?ʺ, ʺWhat's Bosnian "coffee culture"?ʺ, ʺHow to find a trustworthy maid in Sarajevo?ʺ, or ʺWhat are the requirements to get a Bosnian residence permit for my wife?ʺ

Looking for so much information on working and living in Bosnia-Herzegovina is rather bothersome and requires a lot of time. The InterNations Expat Guide for Bosnia-Herzegovina is designed to help you and offers trusted information on all issues of interest to expats living in Bosnia-Herzegovina. Various topics are covered in our Bosnia-Herzegovina Expat Guide from food and shopping, to health-care or culture and sights, up to housing & household. Such characteristic questions that concern expat life abroad as ʺWhich role does it play in local hospitality?ʺ will no more remain open.

Are you curious about expatriate living outside Bosnia-Herzegovina? Then read more about our various expat guides, such as moving to New Zealand or living in Peru!

From real-estate agents to public utility providers –
Advice on living and working in Bosnia-Herzegovina

In addition, our expat listings for Bosnia-Herzegovina include recommended entries for services and organizations catering to expatriates’ needs, like real-estate agents or public utility providers. 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 Bosnia-Herzegovina. We’ll be delighted to greet you with a warm Dobar dan among our InterNations members living and working in Bosnia-Herzegovina.

Brandon Le Clerk

"I thought settling in Sarajevo would be more difficult but with InterNations I quickly connected with other South African and American expats."

Claudine Duret

"Being new to Sarajevo wasn´t easy in the beginning. But when a friend invited me to InterNations I met really great international people."

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