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Gustavo De faz

"The quality of InterNations' members convinced me to join. And I've indeed received a very warm welcome from fellow Lisbon expats.."

Melanie S. Hamann

"InterNations Events in Lisbon are great - I love the rightfully popular events organized by our friendly Ambassador team. "

Enjoy living and working in Lisbon

Are you an expat living in Lisbon? You will surely come across many questions, such as ʺWhat documents does the Portuguese aliens department require for a work permit?”, ʺAm I allowed to import all my personal belongings duty-free?ʺ, or ”What can other expats recommend for colleges and universities in town?”

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

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

Top Articles in the Lisbon Expat Guide

  • Moving to Lisbon

    Lisbon is not only the heart of Portugal’s economy, but also one of the nation’s most notable cities in terms of culture. Find out about what to expect after moving to Lisbon in our InterNations expatriate guide! We discuss Lisbon’s neighborhoods, housing, and more.
  • Living in Lisbon

    Living in Lisbon is not only a feasible idea for those of you who have their careers in mind. The immense cultural wealth, be it in terms of architecture, music, or cuisine, is enough to convince anyone of the upsides of life in Portugal’s largest city! Our expat guide is the perfect place to start.
  • Working in Lisbon

    Among many expats, the idea of going to Lisbon may have lost much of its appeal, due to the economic and fiscal problems the nation has suffered in the past few years. Our guide informs you about the state of the city’s economy and possible ways working in Lisbon might still be worthwhile.

Information for the Expat Life in Lisbon

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

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

Are you curious about expatriate living outside Lisbon? Then read more about our various expat guides, such as living in Bogota or living in Bucharest!

Gustavo De faz

"The quality of InterNations' members convinced me to join. And I've indeed received a very warm welcome from fellow Lisbon expats.."

Melanie S. Hamann

"InterNations Events in Lisbon are great - I love the rightfully popular events organized by our friendly Ambassador team. "

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