Lviv

Living and
Working in Lviv

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Giovanni Gallo

"For an expat like me, InterNations is the perfect place to meet and connect with like minded people in Kiev. "

Samantha Greene

"After moving to Kiev, I did not only get tips from other expats in Ukraine, but also from locals willing to help newcomers."

Make the most of living and working in Lviv

Expat living in Lviv raises plenty of questions, for instance: ʺWhat are the requirements from Ukrainian authorities to get a residence permit?”, ʺWhere can I find an English-speaking au-pair who will also teach my kids a bit of conversational Ukrainian or Russian?ʺ, or ”Who can recommend embassies and consulates in town?”

Finding all this expat information about living and working in Lviv takes a lot of time. Our Lviv expat guide is there to make your relocation to Lviv as easy as possible. Starting with restaurants and nightlife to information about sports & leisure, the guide covers all the different aspects of expat life in Lviv.

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

Top Articles in the Lviv Expat Guide

  • Moving to Lviv

    As one of the most dynamic cities in Ukraine, there is a growing number of expatriates that move to Lviv to work in its thriving information technology sector. Are you one of them? Then make sure you are up to speed on the city itself, its climate, and relevant visa regulations
  • Living in Lviv

    Lviv is one of the largest cities in Ukraine. It remains Ukraine's most popular tourist destination, and as such has earned the nickname the "Little Paris of Ukraine". Living in Lviv can be a wonderful experience, but expats should nevertheless make sure to be well-prepared for their stay abroad.
  • Working in Lviv

    Lviv has one of the Ukraine’s fastest growing economies. Expatriates tend to be employed in technical positions in the industrial or services sectors in Lviv. If you are planning to work in Lviv, make sure everything is in order with your work permit and learn when you’ll need to pay income taxes.

Information on the Expat Life in Lviv

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

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

Are you curious about expatriate living outside Lviv? Then read more about our various expat guides, such as living in Zurich or living in Barcelona!

Giovanni Gallo

"For an expat like me, InterNations is the perfect place to meet and connect with like minded people in Kiev. "

Samantha Greene

"After moving to Kiev, I did not only get tips from other expats in Ukraine, but also from locals willing to help newcomers."

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