Barcelona International Welcome
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 procedures 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.
30/11/2022 - 11:44 h Barcelona is the sixth best city in the world
This is what the World's Best Cities ranking, published annually by Resonance Consultancy, reveals. Barcelona has climbed three places compared to last year, and is positioned as “the almost ideal European city”.
17/11/2022 - 16:43 h City Council “If you live in Barcelona, you decide in Barcelona”
City residents aged 18 or over and from the EU or one of the 13 countries with mutual voting agreements will be able to vote in the next municipal elections.
28/11/2022 - 15:19 h City Council A roadmap to shake up the food system and make it fairer, more sustainable and transparent
The Barcelona Health and Sustainable Food Strategy 2030 is one of the positive results from the city being the world sustainable food capital in 2021.
21/11/2022 - 14:30 h Culture and leisure Boost to Barcelona’s libraries under the new master plan
The Barcelona Libraries Master Plan for 2030 includes the construction of a further five facilities.
Barcelona International Welcome Desk
Barcelona International Welcome Desk is the new personalized support service for international talent that wants to come to live in the city of Barcelona or has recently settled here. It offers in-person and online attention.Book your appointement
Barcelona Christmas Tour
We are offering 50 free tickets for enjoying this tour. We’ll announce how to get them on Tuesday, 29 November and on Monday 5 December in our Instagram profile @welcome_barcelona.Don't miss it!
Barcelona, open and diverse city
foreign population over the city population
city residents born in other countries over a population of 1.6 million
nationalities present in the city