Barcelona International Welcome
Welcome, talent!
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
Connect with Barcelona!

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


The reAct sessions consolidate Barcelona’s commitment to a new economic model that is more competitive, sustainable and equitable

19/04/2021 - 11:35 h

Public and public-private projects with the aim of generating over 100,000 new jobs over the next 10 years were shared

A city project to drive innovation

15/04/2021 - 15:29 h

Innovation. Barcelona Innovation Coast will diversify the city’s economy and generate quality jobs.

Launch of the Barcelona Sports Tech Hub

15/04/2021 - 12:39 h

Sports. The goal is to improve the economic competitiveness of businesses, organisations and institutions in this sector.

Agreement with the port to promote the blue economy

14/04/2021 - 18:02 h

Economy. The sustainable economy linked to water and the sea is presented at Barcelona reAct.

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    Are you working from home and looking for a change of scene? Barcelona Workation gives you the opportunity to work and live like a local, in the city or in the heart of the countryside, by the sea or in the foothills of the Pyrenees.
  • Practical guide for international families Go to content
    The school pre-enrolment period has already started. You'll find what you need to know about the education system in Barcelona in this practical guide for international families.
  • Formalities section updated Go to content

    We have updated the website's formalities section in 2021 to help you comply with the necessary bureaucratic requirements to settle and live in Barcelona.
  • Job Seeking Online Training Go to content

    Would you to like to improve professionally or boost your job search, at your own pace? Check Barcelona Activa's online trainning offer and sign up for it!
  • Connect your project with your city Go to content

    Barcelona never stops. Now, it’s easier than ever to get your
  • 10 tips to feel at home in Barcelona (2021) Go to content

    Keep in mind these suggestions to enjoy the city
  • #BCNcuida't Go to content

    Consult full information on the measures for the Covid-19 in Barcelona.
  • 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
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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