Lawyers in Spain

The Spanish word for Lawyer is ‘Abogado’ and is the equivalent to a Solicitor or a Barrister in England or Attorney in the United States. The Law

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Spanish driving license

Nationals from European Economic Area (EEA) countries (EU plus Iceland, Norway and Lichtenstein) are free to drive in Spain using your existing

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Buy a Car in Spain

An expat is only permitted to purchase a car that is registered in Spain if they have either an official residency permit, proof that they own a

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Rent a Car in Spain

With so many car rental companies to choose from, the best place to look is on an aggregator site like www.Rentaacarbestprice.com. The site

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Start a Business in Spain

The Spanish State Department for Trade of the Ministry of Industry, Tourism and Trade offers an English-language website with a step-bystep guide

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Work in Spain

Employment in Spain is complex, with job terms being categorized using different sets of regulations known as Convenio Colectivo. These are

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Pharmacies in Spain

You can buy many medicines over the counter in Spain that you may not have been able to at home, but if you are a pensioner it would be cheaper

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Doctors in Spain

As with any business or service, there are good and bad tales about Spanish medicine. However, it is safe to say that local doctors in Spain are

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Health insurance in Spain

It is not necessary to have private health insurance in Spain, although there are many such insurance companies in the country that are used

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Universities in Spain

Spain has 75 universities (universidades), of which 50 are established on a public basis and 25 on a private basis. Of the 50 public

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Taxes in Spain

Under Spanish law, all non-residents with assets in Spain must appoint a fiscal to carry out tax duties. Any foreigner resident in Spain must

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Bank Account Spain

When you buy a home in Spain, you must open a Spanish bank account. It’s necessary for payment of utility bills, and it makes economic sense as

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Residency in Spain

Any EU citizen intending to stay in Spain for more than three months is obliged to register to be added to the Central Register of Foreign

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NIE in Spain

A NIE (Número de Identidad de Extranjero) is required for almost everything in Spain, and applying for a NIE should be one of your top priorities

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Buying a Property in Spain

Many people who have travelled abroad have felt the temptation to purchase property overseas. For example, UK residents often consider buying

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