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Living in Bahrain guide

Find out all you need to know to relocate and live in Bahrain with the expat guide

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Generalities

General information
  • This guide is purely my own experience when I exported my cats from the UK to Bahrain. Rules may have changed since I exported my cats (Sept 2012)

    Article written by Josnuggles
  • The article aims at giving a view of Bahrain for expats: this is a general introduction to the country.

    Article written by brightonguy

Formalities

Visas, passports and entry requirements

Visas

Work visas, work permits, working holiday visas and residence permits

Work

Labour market, how to find a job
  • Wrote this article for my Blog... Thought the newer members of the community might find it useful. For the older members, if you have any additional comments to make, I would be happy to include it in the next update of the article. For more of the same, you are welcome to visit my blog

    Article written by Quicksmile

Accommodation

How to rent a house or an apartment, leases and rental agreements

Study

Student visa, University registration

Health care

Public and private health systems

Bank

Open and manage a bank account

Tax

Tax system, income tax

Transports

Train, bus, plane, car rental

Driver's licence

Driving requirements

Removal

moving, formalities and useful tips

Communications

Phone line, internet provider, post office

Leisure

Sports, leisure and cultural activities

Miscellaneous

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