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Francois Bertrand

"What a thrilling city São Paulo is. With a great international expat community that keeps in touch on InterNations."

Elin Gustavson

"As I already met several expat women on InterNations online, it was great to meet offline and get to know each other in real life."

Enjoy living and working in Porto Alegre

Are you an expat living in Porto Alegre? You will surely come across many questions, such as ʺWhat documents does the Brazilian aliens department require for a work permit?”, ʺCan I travel from Rio to Sampa by coach?ʺ, or ”What can other expats recommend for social clubs for expats in town?”

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

Top Articles in the Porto Alegre Expat Guide

  • Moving to Brazil

    Brazil’s importance on the global stage is increasing, and so is the number of expats in the country. Make sure to do your homework before you move to Brazil: we offer a country profile, as well as info on visa requirements and the job market! Are you interested? Then what are you waiting for?
  • Living in Porto Alegre

    Have you been wondering what living in Porto Alegre is really like, apart from the seaside life? Prepare yourself for life in Porto Alegre by reading the InterNations Expat Guide, learn how to navigate the infamous traffic in such a huge city, and a lot more.
  • Working in Porto Alegre

    Working in Porto Alegre will give you an insight into a dynamic city and one of Brazil’s fastest growing local economies. However, it can also be quite challenging for many expats. The InterNations Guide to working in Porto Alegre provides you with info on work permits, taxation, and more.

Information for the Expat Life in Porto Alegre

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

Become part of InterNations Porto Alegre and you’ll be warmly greeted with a welcoming Opa! from our expats living and working in Porto Alegre.

Francois Bertrand

"What a thrilling city São Paulo is. With a great international expat community that keeps in touch on InterNations."

Elin Gustavson

"As I already met several expat women on InterNations online, it was great to meet offline and get to know each other in real life."

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