Are you contemplating relocating to Croatia, but would like to know some more info first? There is not so much info out there on the web, so please help this resource grow by contributing your own experiences. Information on the common questions on relocation to Croatia can be found here. If you have specific questions, we will try and help or put you in touch with the right person.
As a country on the verge of EU entry, there are some excellent opportunities for doing business in Croatia. This section will examine in more depth all you need to know about doing business in Croatia, as well as featuring an online business directory of Croatian businesses. If you would like to showcase your Croatian business for free, you can submit a page with photos free!
If you are living in Croatia and operating a business, you will know all about the bureaucracy. A guide to opening a business, whether buying a property or running a company, can be found here. Please be advised that the laws change frequently, and it is advisable to get current advice from an accountant or lawyer.
Looking to retire to Croatia or simply spend some time looking for the family roots? Residency requirements change frequently but we attempt to catch the basics in this section. If you have any updates on the situtation, please contact us to keep this resource relevant for all.
guide, you should be able to get your OIB number with little effort. If you have had any problems getting your OIB, please share your experiences with others.
From the Motovun Film Festival to the Dubrovnik Summer Festival and Split Boat Show, there is always something going on in Croatia - it is just a little difficult to keep track of all the goings on! We attempt to address that here. Please let us know if there is a festival we should be covering.
Information about a variety of clubs and societies related to Croatia, both home and abroad, are in this section. If you want to hear the latest goings on from the British Council or British Croatian society, this is the place to be. We are happy to promote your Croatian society for free so let us know what you are involved in.
What are the drink driving laws? Can you drive with a foreign licence? And how about importing a car from the UK? A guide to the dos and donts of driving in Croatia, including a section on dealing with the traffic poice, who you will probably encounter at some point during your stay.
What is daily life like in Croatia, away from the idyllic tourist beaches in Summer? Some insights from locals and expats about daily life here, starting with an American couple writing about their daily life in Split. If you have some experiences you would like to share about living in Croatia, please share them here.
carnival in Croatia is a time for great revelry throughout the country, and Rijeka boasts one of the biggest carnivals in Europe. A variety of accounts about the carnival can be found in this section. Let's hear from you and your experiences!
Croatia is a very devout Catholic country, with more than 90% of its citizens following the Catholic faith. Events in nearby Medjugorje in 1981, when the Virgin Mary appeared to some children on a hillside, have only reinforced that faith. This section looks at the religions of Croatia, including the small Jewish community and Buddhism.
Are you looking at living in Croatia but wondering how it will be for your pet, or what paperwork is involved to bring your pet into the country? Information about this, as well as tips for living in Croatia with your favourite animals is in this section.