Durban

Living and
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Elias Jaber

"Due to my children, I was reluctant to move to Durban for my job, but fortunately, I found some other expats with kids soon. "

Johanna S. Mattikanen

"As a trailing spouse on InterNations, I was happy to get involved in some community work with other expats in Durban. "

Make the most of living and working in Durban

Expat living in Durban raises plenty of questions, for instance: ʺWhat are the requirements from South African authorities to get a residence permit?”, ʺWhich natural hazards may affect my stay in South Africa?ʺ, or ”Who can recommend serviced apartments in town?”

Finding all this expat information about living and working in Durban takes a lot of time. Our Durban expat guide is there to make your relocation to Durban as easy as possible. Starting with housing and household to information about local infrastructure, the guide covers all the different aspects of expat life in Durban.

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

Top Articles in the Durban Expat Guide

  • Moving to Durban

    Moving to Durban is getting popular, since the city offers many work opportunities in an amazing and inspiring location. Moreover, South Africa has a relatively low cost of living but still very good services and facilities. Discover more in our expat guide!
  • Living in Durban

    Durban is a sunny seaside city, rich in diversity and warm not only because of its favorable climate, but especially for its welcoming people. Living in Durban guarantees top quality service and a wide range of opportunities all year round. Find out more in our expat guide!
  • Working in Durban

    Durban is a harbor city, therefore an important hub for import and export, with some major industries, even global ones, that contribute to the growth of the local economy. Expat can choose among a wide range of opportunities and find a rewarding position. Find out more in our expat guide!

Information on the Expat Life in Durban

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

Simply become a member of InterNations Durban and you’ll be warmly received with a friendly Siya namkela nonke, welkom, isibingelelo among our expats living and working in Durban.

Are you curious about expatriate living outside Durban? Then read more about our various expat guides, such as living in Shanghai or living in Zurich!

Elias Jaber

"Due to my children, I was reluctant to move to Durban for my job, but fortunately, I found some other expats with kids soon. "

Johanna S. Mattikanen

"As a trailing spouse on InterNations, I was happy to get involved in some community work with other expats in Durban. "

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