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


Protection for small shops and commerce with subsidies to get rents down

26/05/2020 - 17:22 h

COVID-19. Incentives of 600 and 1,200 euros for owners who drop rents charged for commercial premises.

serveis infància

No child without a summer!

25/05/2020 - 18:16 h

Children. There is no limit on the budget for subsidies for summer activities.

Platja Barcelona

Beaches open until 11 pm for people to go walking and do sport

25/05/2020 - 16:26 h

COVID-19. The longer opening times at the beaches should absorb part of the volume of early-morning users.

New safe walking routes for weekends and public holidays

22/05/2020 - 12:42 h

Mobility and transport. Seven large spaces in the city will be reserved for pedestrians from 9 am to 9 pm while the lockdown remains in effect.

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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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