Venezuela

Living and
Working in Venezuela

Connect with fellow expats in Venezuela
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Peter B. Krehmer

"I have made useful business contacts on the InterNations platform. This is better than any other networking event I have attended so far."

Maria Cristina Alves

"Thanks to InterNations, I found a babysitter here in Caracas. She's such a nice person and has almost become a part of the family."

Working and living in Venezuela with the InterNations Expat Guide

Are you preparing for living and working in Venezuela? Or are you already an expat and have recently relocated to Caracas, Maracaibo or some other international Venezuelan city?

The expat relocation to Venezuela is definitely an exciting international opportunity and cross-cultural adventure: Visiting the landscape such as the best beaches of Venezuela's Caribbean Islands, getting to know how Venezuelan folks celebrate the Burial of the Sardine on Ash Wednesday, or acquiring a taste for Venezuela’s popular dishes like pabellón criollo…

However, InterNations does not only address expats in Venezuela. We have brief overview guides for various locations around the world – from working in Austria to working in Vietnam.

Top Articles in the Venezuela Expat Guide

  • Moving to Venezuela

    Venezuela is one of the most urbanized countries in Latin America, still offering wonderful Caribbean landscapes and a young atmosphere. Read up more on the land, the climate and how to best reach this country on the Equator in this article on moving to Venezuela!
  • Living in Venezuela

    Venezuela is home to many expats from around the world, so what does this country have to offer those who are looking to live in Venezuela? The weather, the people, and the way of life — here we take a look at what expats from around the world can expect when living in Venezuela.
  • Working in Venezuela

    If you're planning on moving to Venezuela for work, you need to fulfill some basic requirements to get a visa. In this article, you can find expat advice on how to look for a job, the necessary paperwork and all the opportunities for work in Venezuela.

Reliable Information about living and working in Venezuela

Relocating to and living in Venezuela necessitates lots of reliable information on different facets of Venezuelan expat life. Many questions come up when living overseas in Venezuela: ʺAre we, as expats, liable to Venezuelan income tax law?ʺ, ʺIs there an active expat community in Caracas?ʺ, ʺHow to find a trustworthy maid in Caracas?ʺ, or ʺWhat are the requirements to get a Venezuelan residence permit for my wife?ʺ

Looking for so much information on working and living in Venezuela is rather bothersome and requires a lot of time. The InterNations Expat Guide for Venezuela is designed to help you and offers trusted information on all issues of interest to expats living in Venezuela. Various topics are covered in our Venezuela Expat Guide from sports and leisure, to local infrastructure or food and shopping, up to health-care. Such characteristic questions that concern expat life abroad as ʺHow much does a used SUV cost around here?ʺ will no more remain open.

Are you curious about expatriate living outside Venezuela? Then read more about our various expat guides, such as working in USA or working in Turkey!

From playgroups and nurseries to doctors and dentists –
Advice on living and working in Venezuela

In addition, our expat listings for Venezuela include recommended entries for services and organizations catering to expatriates’ needs, like playgroups and nurseries or doctors and dentists. By becoming part of our community, you can also participate in the InterNations Forum and discuss with other internationals about your expatriate experience living abroad in Venezuela. We’ll be delighted to greet you with a warm ¡Hola! among our InterNations members living and working in Venezuela.

Peter B. Krehmer

"I have made useful business contacts on the InterNations platform. This is better than any other networking event I have attended so far."

Maria Cristina Alves

"Thanks to InterNations, I found a babysitter here in Caracas. She's such a nice person and has almost become a part of the family."

Communities in Venezuela

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