Guyana

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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. "

Working and living in Guyana with the InterNations Expat Guide

Are you preparing for living and working in Guyana? Or are you already an expat and have recently relocated to Georgetown, New Amsterdam or some other international Guyanese city?

The expat relocation to Guyana is definitely an exciting international opportunity and cross-cultural adventure: Visiting the landscape such as its characteristic table-top mountains, full of spectacular waterfalls, getting to know how Guyanese folks celebrate Mashramani, or acquiring a taste for Guyana’s popular dishes like pepperpot…

However, InterNations does not only address expats in Guyana. We have brief overview guides for various locations around the world – from moving to Spain to living in Germany.

Top Articles in the Guyana Expat Guide

  • Moving to Guyana

    With cheap property prices, idyllic weather all year round and low crime rates, it's easy to see why an ever increasing number of expats are relocating to Guyana. In this guide, you can read up some relevant information on moving to Guyana, from visas to the climate!
  • Living in Guyana

    With a breath-taking natural landscape, and a colorful capital city brimming with nightlife, shopping, and dining opportunities, there is an idyllic life in Guyana suitable for every kind of expat. Discover more about daily life in this guide, from healthcare to education.
  • Working in Guyana

    For expatriates hoping to start a new life abroad, working in Guyana could be a good choice. This tropical paradise on the Caribbean coast of South America offers ample opportunity for gainful employment. Find out more about the economy, work permits and more in this guide.

Reliable Information about living and working in Guyana

Relocating to and living in Guyana necessitates lots of reliable information on different facets of Guyanese expat life. Many questions come up when living overseas in Guyana: ʺAre we, as expats, liable to Guyanese income tax law?ʺ, ʺHow do I make new friends in Georgetown?ʺ, ʺHow to find a trustworthy maid in Georgetown?ʺ, or ʺWhat are the requirements to get a Guyanese residence permit for my wife?ʺ

Looking for so much information on working and living in Guyana is rather bothersome and requires a lot of time. The InterNations Expat Guide for Guyana is designed to help you and offers trusted information on all issues of interest to expats living in Guyana. Various topics are covered in our Guyana Expat Guide from local organisations and companies, to travel & accommodation or housing and household, up to administration & finance. Such characteristic questions that concern expat life abroad as ʺHow do resident expats usually spend their spare time?ʺ will no more remain open.

Are you curious about expatriate living outside Guyana? Then read more about our various expat guides, such as living in Italy or working in Ireland!

From chambers of foreign trade to international pharmacies –
Advice on living and working in Guyana

In addition, our expat listings for Guyana include recommended entries for services and organizations catering to expatriates’ needs, like chambers of foreign trade or international pharmacies. 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 Guyana. We’ll be delighted to greet you with a warm Hello among our InterNations members living and working in Guyana.

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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