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.
06/02/2023 - 16:32 h Culture and leisure Over 150 activities around all city districts for Carnival
The zaniest celebration of the year is on from 16 to 22 February.
02/02/2023 - 17:17 h Culture and leisure The Santa Eulàlia Festivities mark the occasion as the Laia minigiant turns 25
The winter festival fills the city with popular culture from 10 to 12 February.
02/02/2023 - 15:46 h The spring edition of Sons de Ciutat fills Saturdays with music
Streets, squares, markets and shopping hubs will be offering free concerts in February and March.
31/01/2023 - 15:08 h Urban planning and infrastructures Demolition work under way at the Cinema Pere IV to build a hub for facilities
The new building will have a library, an auditorium and the new extension to the CAP Besòs, doubling its current floor space.
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
2023 Municipal election
You may have been born thousands of miles away, but if Barcelona is now your city, you can take part in the municipal elections on 28 May 2023.Learn how to vote
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