Are you starting a project in Barcelona? If you are coming to live here, we’d like to make your arrival easier for you and offer you the information and advice you will need to establish yourself here, from formalities to daily practicalities. You will also be able to take part in numerous activities to find out everything the city offers you, share experiences, establish links and make new friends.


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Barcelona, one of the top 20 best cities in the world to live in

08/07/2021 - 19:14 h

Barcelona is one of the 20 best cities in the world to live in, according to the recognised report ‘The Global Liveability Index 2021’, that assesses 140 cities.

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Permanently cutting pollution levels to those from 2020 would prevent 600 deaths a year in Barcelona

19/07/2021 - 14:59 h

Pollution. Data from the report ‘Evaluation of air quality in the city of Barcelona’, published by the Barcelona Public Health Agency.

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The new Cibernàrium in Nou Barris provides training to reduce the digital divide

17/07/2021 - 10:11 h

Cibernàrium. The centre comes in addition to the Cibernàrium in the 22@, between them offering over 360 activities.

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Summer nursery schools to open in August for the first time

16/07/2021 - 17:11 h

Education. Children can be signed up for summer nursery school activities at thirteen centres, up until the day before the August programme starts.

Priority formalities

Find out about the priority formalities you will have to carry out if you wish to come to Barcelona. We offer you key information, clearly explained, on fulfilling administrative requirements.

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Barcelona has got a new economic plan for the next ten years to regain ambitions and take full advantage of the city’s potential.

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Information sessions, networking, seminars and conferences, city visits, courses, workshops etc. A broad range of activities on topics of interest to you.

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Connect with other people from Barcelona’s community, join in and take part.


Barcelona, my city

Barcelona, mi ciudad

Barcelona, open and diverse city

  • 21,7%


  • 463.867

    city residents born
    in other countries

  • 179

    nationalities present
    in the city

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