Melanesia

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Martin Beck

"Apart from private expat contacts, I could also find realiable business people in Melanesia's tourism business here on InterNations."

Katarzyna Kowalska

"I used to worry so much before coming to Melanesia , but on InterNations I realized that my fears were unfounded."

Enjoy living and working in Melanesia

Are you an expat living in Melanesia? You will surely come across many questions, such as ʺWhat documents does the Papua New Guinean aliens department require for a work permit?”, ʺHow long does it take to fly out to Vanuatu from Australia?ʺ, or ”What can other expats recommend for doctors and dentists in town?”

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

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

Top Articles in the Melanesia Expat Guide

  • Moving to Melanesia

    A true melting pot of culture, customs and people, Melanesia is a key destination for those wanting to move somewhere different. Challenging and special, this destination is suitable for all expats willing to live a diverse and enriching adventure.
  • Living in Melanesia

    Living in Melanesia comes with the many advantages of life in a tropical location, but there are still some downsides that should be considered. Therefore, it is important for expats to gather enough information well in advance: check out our guide and learning more about healthcare, safety, etc.
  • Working in Melanesia

    The diverse territory of Melanesia contributes to an unequal distribution of resources and consequently to a diversified economy. Expats can therefore choose among a wide range of industries, even if the job market is overall not the most appealing. Check out how to make the most of it with our guide!

Information for the Expat Life in Melanesia

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

Become part of InterNations Melanesia and you’ll be warmly greeted with a welcoming Bula, salut, gud aftenun, hello from our expats living and working in Melanesia.

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

Martin Beck

"Apart from private expat contacts, I could also find realiable business people in Melanesia's tourism business here on InterNations."

Katarzyna Kowalska

"I used to worry so much before coming to Melanesia , but on InterNations I realized that my fears were unfounded."

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