Barcelona International Welcome
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Barcelona International Welcome
Complete the formalities for settling in
Barcelona International Welcome
Your new life in Barcelona
Barcelona International Welcome
Get involved in the city!
Barcelona International Welcome
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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. Read more


‘Barcelona des de casa’, the website with information, resources and care advice to tackle Covid-19

26/03/2020 - 19:03 h

COVID-19. The website provides information on all municipal measures under way because of the state of emergency.

Payment period for municipal taxes extended until July

26/03/2020 - 14:59 h

City Council. The calendar for tax payments has been changed to ease the financial strain on families, companies and the self-employed.

Teletreball, Covid-19, assessorament laboral, Barcelona Activa

New labour advice services for citizens, organisations and businesses

24/03/2020 - 18:17 h

Work and employment. No rent will be charged to companies housed in Barcelona Activa’s business incubators while the state of emergency is in place.

Care of others, mutual support and culture from home in times of COVID-19

20/03/2020 - 18:43 h

COVID-19. The initiative, offered via Decidim Barcelona, details citizen initiatives springing up while people have to stay at home.

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    Information about Covid-19. #EnsEnSortirem
  • Barcelona. Your partner for a lifetime project Go to content

    Barcelona is ranked as one of the best cities for locating a startup and raising businesses. A city with the best worklife balance. Check out why!
  • Brexit Information Point Go to content

    Barcelona City Council makes two specific resources available to individuals and businesses with information regarding the Brexit scenario: a set of practical digital contents with useful links and a face-to-face help desk in Barcelona city.
  • Moving to Barcelona Go to content

    Practical guide to setting down
  • Barcelona Talent Guide 2019-20 Go to content

    Publicació pràctica i amena en format revista que presenta informació útil pensada per a estudiants universitaris, personal docent i investigadors que arriben a Barcelona.
  • Barcelona brand book Go to content

    Discover the new storytelling of a city for all of life’s ventures
  • Getting there Go to content

    Find the best way to travel and get about in Barcelona
  • Agenda 500 Barcelona Go to content

    Discover the best selection of activities
  • 10 tips to feel at home in Barcelona Go to content

    Keep in mind these suggestions to enjoy the city

    Use this webapp to learn about the most relevant places in each neighbourhood
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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