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Make the most of living and working in Georgetown

Expat living in Georgetown raises plenty of questions, for instance: ʺWhat are the requirements from Guyanese authorities to get a residence permit?”, ʺHow do resident expats usually spend their spare time?ʺ, or ”Who can recommend chambers of foreign trade in town?”

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

However, InterNations does not only address expats in Georgetown. We have brief overview guides for various locations around the world - from living in Shanghai to living in Jersey City.

Top Articles in the Georgetown Expat Guide

  • Moving to Georgetown

    As the capital city of Guyana, Georgetown has remained an important location within the country for trade and political center. Expats who want to obtain permanent residency must apply for a resident permit. Find more information about moving to Georgetown in our guide.
  • Living in Georgetown

    Georgetown is the capital city of Guyana and it is famous for its cultural resorts and historical buildings. The official language in Georgetown is English. If you plan to live in Georgetown, please check out our guide for more information about local life.
  • Working in Georgetown

    As a city on a major port, Georgetown is an important location for trade throughout Guyana, and in the Caribbean. There are some job opportunities available in agricultural and service sector. Expats who seek employment in Georgetown could check out our guide for further information.

Information on the Expat Life in Georgetown

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

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

Are you curious about expatriate living outside Georgetown? Then read more about our various expat guides, such as living in Zurich or living in Washington, D.C.!

Jan-Peter van Tijk

"Was very happy to see my kids' school -- Georgetown International Academy -- in the Expat Guide! "

Sophie Ackers

"InterNations gives me the chance to get in touch with other expats in Georgetown and all of South America. "

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