Libya

Living and
Working in Libya

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Kentaro Tanaka

"My favorite part about InterNations? The great network and friends that I've made among expats all around the globe!"

Antoinette Beaufort

"InterNations gave me so much information on Tripoli that it made the transition to this new city so much easier."

Working and living in Libya with the InterNations Expat Guide

Are you preparing for living and working in Libya? Or are you already an expat and have recently relocated to Tripoli, Tobruk or some other international Libyan city?

The expat relocation to Libya is definitely an exciting international opportunity and cross-cultural adventure: Visiting the landscape such as the pastoral zone of sparse grassland at the edge of the desert, getting to know how Libyan folks celebrate Nalut Spring Festival, or acquiring a taste for Libya’s popular dishes like usban…

However, InterNations does not only address expats in Libya. We have brief overview guides for various locations around the world – from living in Sweden to living in Kuwait.

Top Articles in the Libya Expat Guide

  • Prepare for Moving Abroad

    Have you decided to haul your family, pets, and personal belongings overseas – at least for the next few years? Congratulations! You have taken the first big step towards moving abroad! InterNations provides you with practical information on preparing for moving abroad, from visa to flight tickets.
  • Living in a Foreign Country: How to Adapt?

    Living in a foreign country is hard enough as it is, with all the administrational issues you have to deal with. But if you don’t want to get stuck in the expat bubble, you'll need to learn to adjust to life in a foreign country. InterNations gives you a few tips on how to succeed at this challenge.
  • How to Find a Job Abroad

    Quite a few self-made expats struggle to find a job abroad. This doesn’t mean it’s impossible though! With a structured, thought-out approach, determination and a dose of creativity, you increase your chances of success during your job search overseas.

Reliable Information about living and working in Libya

Relocating to and living in Libya necessitates lots of reliable information on different facets of Libyan expat life. Many questions come up when living overseas in Libya: ʺAre we, as expats, liable to Libyan income tax law?ʺ, ʺWhat is maternal care in Tripoli like?ʺ, ʺHow to find a trustworthy maid in Tripoli?ʺ, or ʺWhat are the requirements to get a Libyan residence permit for my wife?ʺ

Looking for so much information on working and living in Libya is rather bothersome and requires a lot of time. The InterNations Expat Guide for Libya is designed to help you and offers trusted information on all issues of interest to expats living in Libya. Various topics are covered in our Libya Expat Guide from restaurants and nightlife, to food & shopping or sports and leisure, up to local infrastructure. Such characteristic questions that concern expat life abroad as ʺWill my electrical appliances work in Libya?ʺ will no more remain open.

Are you curious about expatriate living outside Libya? Then read more about our various expat guides, such as working in Taiwan or moving to Poland!

From nannies and baby-sitters to tax consultants –
Advice on living and working in Libya

In addition, our expat listings for Libya include recommended entries for services and organizations catering to expatriates’ needs, like nannies and baby-sitters or tax consultants. 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 Libya. We’ll be delighted to greet you with a warm As-salām 'alaykum among our InterNations members living and working in Libya.

Kentaro Tanaka

"My favorite part about InterNations? The great network and friends that I've made among expats all around the globe!"

Antoinette Beaufort

"InterNations gave me so much information on Tripoli that it made the transition to this new city so much easier."

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