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Nathan Reed

"With InterNations I quickly connected with other Canadian members who became close friends over time."

Barbara Melington

"The best thing about InterNations? Definitely the offline get-together. Meeting other expats in real life helps a lot."

Enjoy living and working in Gothenburg

Are you an expat living in Gothenburg? You will surely come across many questions, such as ʺWhat documents does the Swedish aliens department require for a work permit?”, ʺDo I really need this "person number"? And what is the "Försäkringskassan" office for?ʺ, or ”What can other expats recommend for telecommunication providers in town?”

Looking for all of the information that is important for living and working in Gothenburg can take you hours. However, by using our Gothenburg expat guide you can greatly simplify your relocation to Gothenburg. Beginning with expat institutions and clubs top tips about travel & accommodation - the guide deals with all the different facets of the expat life in Gothenburg.

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

Top Articles in the Gothenburg Expat Guide

  • Moving to Gothenburg

    Gothenburg may not yet be a famous expat destination. However, the archipelago, the delicious sea-food and the cultural relevance are just some of the many reasons that make a move to Gothenburg interesting for expats-to-be. Find out more about the city, climate and more in this guide.
  • Living in Gothenburg

    The second-largest Swedish city, Gothenburg is still not a noisy metropolis: the city is livable and tight-knit, right at the sea and with a quaint archipelago to visit. Moreover, life in Gothenburg comes with excellent services, from a great public education system to comprehensive healthcare.
  • Working in Gothenburg

    As many other port cities, Gothenburg is an important transportation hub for the whole of Scandinavia, with a local economy that is not only international and appealing for expats, but also extremely profitable and flourishing. In this guide, we introduce you to this economy, income taxation and more.

Information for the Expat Life in Gothenburg

Are you looking for specific information, such as social clubs for expats in town or a doctor speaking your native language in Sweden? On top of our expat guide, you will have access to our expat directory for Gothenburg, which provides you with a complete catalogue of all expat-relevant locales and relocation services in Gothenburg. Moreover, you also can take full advantage of our Gothenburg expat forum in order to look for tips and information from your fellow expatriates.

Become part of InterNations Gothenburg and you’ll be warmly greeted with a welcoming Hallå from our expats living and working in Gothenburg.

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

Nathan Reed

"With InterNations I quickly connected with other Canadian members who became close friends over time."

Barbara Melington

"The best thing about InterNations? Definitely the offline get-together. Meeting other expats in real life helps a lot."

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