14/06/2019 - 14:37h

Composition of the new plenary for the 2019-2023 term of office

City Council. The Municipal Council loses one woman, becomes a year younger and gains municipal experience.

Comunicació inclusiva, guia, inclusió

14/06/2019 - 12:30h

Guide to inclusive and prejudice-free communication

Inclusion. Tips to avoid prejudice relating to gender, migration, mental health and disabilities when communicating.

12/06/2019 - 07:50h

Who’s who: outgoing councillors at the end of the 2015-2019 term of office

City Council. Twenty-nine of the forty-one councillors making up the full council will not be continuing when the new City Council is constituted on Saturday 15 June.

08/06/2019 - 12:29h

The summer fire prevention campaign gets under way

Safety and prevention. The Barcelona Fire Service and the City Police are working in the Collserola mountain range to reduce the risk of fires.

13/06/2019 - 15:53h

Weekend: Renau, Circorts and World Refugee Day

Free time. Combative art from Valencia, acrobatics, clowns and shows in Les Corts and activities promoting shelter and refuge.

Beaches and bathing

Enjoy the city's beaches and urban bathing spots. Check out the available services, weather forecasts and a whole lot more.

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Children's activities

In Barcelona, you’ll find a wide range of entertainment and leisure activities for little ones. Don’t miss out!

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Caring City

Barcelona backs the democratisation and social recognition of care work and haçs opened Barcelona Cuida, a centre promoting networking and exchanges between people involved in care in the city. Find out more!

A shopkeeper speaking to a woman by the door of a children’s clothes shop.

Financial aid for freelancers

You will save up to 4,000 euros in Barcelona during the first year. You have until 21 June to apply for aid.

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Mobility and transport

Find out what services are available to help you get around the city and discover how mobility is changing in Barcelona and becoming healthier, safer, more sustainable and better-connected. 

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Enjoy the parks

The city’s parks and gardens transform it into a living, breathing space. You’ll find them all here. Explore and enjoy them!

Two young women buy vegetables outside a shop.

Women and Feminisms

Find out about women’s support services and the resources available to combat discrimination and sexist violence and promote gender equality.

Barcelona’s popular culture

Giants, human castles (castellers), craft markets, fairs... Check out the calendar of the most deeply rooted popular and traditional acts, learn about the manifestations of popular culture and search the entities involved.  

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Working in Barcelona

Discover the tools being offered by the city for promoting employment, business care and entrepreneurship.Working in Barcelona.

Energy-advice points Open video Energy rights

Energy rights

Energy-advice points offer help to prevent supply cuts from unpaid bills as well as advice on how to reduce energy expenses.

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Cultural calendar

You can find full information on the main events planned for Barcelona’s cultural calendar.

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Waste management

All you need to know about managing waste and helping to make the city more sustainable.

People buying and selling in a farmers' market.

Social and solidarity economy

Find out about and take part in organisations and initiatives that are helping to create a social and solidarity economy in Barcelona. Keep up to date with what's going on!

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InnoBA

InnoBA is a Barcelona Activa facility offering activities, specialist services, research, training, opportunities for experimentation and project incubation, all within the sphere of the social and solidarity economy (SSE) and socioeconomic innovation.

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Office for Non-Discrimination (OND)

A human-rights defence service you can turn to if you are experiencing or have experienced any form of discrimination or hate crime, especially on the grounds of origins, cultural or religious affiliation, sexual orientation or gender identity.

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Municipal sports centres

Make the most of the city’s municipal sports centres. There are over a hundred of them throughout the city, with a wide range of offers and prices.

Students playing with a skeleton in a classroom.

Studying

 Check out the schools, what they offer and the educational services available in Barcelona.

Two girls and a boy play with a ball in a pedestrianised street

Districts and neighbourhoods

Embrace the essence of each Barcelona districts and step into the different city neighbourhoods.

Panoramic view of Barcelona

Neighbourhood Plan

Programme aimed at reducing inequalities between Barcelona neighbourhoods, backing access to income, services, urban quality and welfare.

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Enrolments for the 2019-2020 school year

Find out about school pre-enrolments and enrolments for the coming school year.
 

The Magic Fountain light show

Enjoy the Magic Fountain

Enjoy the sound and light display at the Magic Fountain in Montjuïc. Find out about display times, the range of sequences and much more.

Festa Majors

Find out about the wide range of festa majors on big annual festivals taking place in Barcelona’s districts and neighbourhoods and take advantage of the good weather for enjoying them.  

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New Bicing

The Bicing service is being transformed with extra features. Check out all the changes being made over the coming months for introducing this new service.

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Sports calendar

Check out the key dates on the city's sports calendar and the spaces and options for getting into shape.

Picture of a girl studying

Study rooms

If you’ve got to study, Barcelona takes away the hard slog. Check out the daytime and night-time study rooms available in the city.

Discover Barcelona

Step into the city’s districts and neighbourhoods, and enjoy its attractions: urban areas, cultural and architectural heritage, nature areas, leisure, study centres or museums.