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.


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Barcelona to be the international epicentre for architecture in 2026

28/07/2021 - 16:47 h

Urban planning. The Catalan capital also hosted the World Architecture Congress in 1996.

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Barcelona, a destination for temporary digital professionals

03/08/2021 - 09:12 h

Barcelona has positioned itself among the cities with advantages and attractions for those people who want to work temporarily from another place.

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Digital talent continues to grow in Barcelona

02/08/2021 - 14:37 h

The results from the 2021 Digital Talent Overview consolidate the digital sector as the driving force behind job creation in the city. Two out of ten job vacancies in 2020 were digital.

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More electric bikes for the Bicing service by the end of the year

01/08/2021 - 10:17 h

Environment. New electric kits are now being installed which will enable 1,000 push-bikes to be turned into electric bikes.

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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Barcelona has got a new economic plan for the next ten years to regain ambitions and take full advantage of the city’s potential.

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Information sessions, networking, seminars and conferences, city visits, courses, workshops etc. A broad range of activities on topics of interest to you.

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Connect with other people from Barcelona’s community, join in and take part.


Barcelona, my city

Barcelona, mi ciudad

Barcelona, open and diverse city

  • 21,7%


  • 463.867

    city residents born
    in other countries

  • 179

    nationalities present
    in the city

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