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Albert Robley

"As I already connected with several British expats in Niger and neighbouring states before moving here, it made the transition easier. "

Myra Jennings

"The InterNations forums helped me finding the answers to all the questions I had in mind when I first came to Niamey. "

Enjoy living and working in Niamey

Are you an expat living in Niamey? You will surely come across many questions, such as ʺWhat documents does the Nigerien aliens department require for a work permit?”, ʺWhich basic safety measures and precautions should we take during our stay?ʺ, or ”What can other expats recommend for specialised tax consultants in town?”

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

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

Top Articles in the Niamey Expat Guide

  • Moving to Niamey

    As the capital of Niger, Niamey is also the largest city in the country. Expats planning a move to Niamey will find that safe accommodation often comes at a price, but is at least not impossible to get. Read on for more info on the housing, visas, and more.
  • Living in Niamey

    Niamey is the capital of Niger in West Africa, and boasts a very diverse population of nearly one million people. As English is not widely used, expats are advised to learn some French before they come to Niamey. For more useful tips and information, check out this City Guide on life in Niamey!
  • Working in Niamey

    The agricultural and mining sectors are the basis of the local economy in Niamey. Additionally, there are many job opportunities in the finance sector and across business, particularly in connection with the uranium export. Read on for more info about working in Niamey, from the economy to jobs and taxes.

Information for the Expat Life in Niamey

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

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

Are you curious about expatriate living outside Niamey? Then read more about our various expat guides, such as living in Amsterdam or living in Hong Kong!

Albert Robley

"As I already connected with several British expats in Niger and neighbouring states before moving here, it made the transition easier. "

Myra Jennings

"The InterNations forums helped me finding the answers to all the questions I had in mind when I first came to Niamey. "

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