This Expat Guide is a set of useful tips and general information for the guests of Belarus and potential visitors. Here you can find all the necessary information about the country by section including Sightseeing in Belarus, Guide for Foreigners, Entertainment in Belarus, Business in Belarus and Organizations in Belarus.

This page will help you get acquainted with the types of accommodation available for the visitors in the capital and other Belarusian cities. The guests have their choice of hotels, hostels, camping and motels and as well as apartments for short-term rent. The Expat Guide includes chapters on the airports of Belarus, the airlines offering flights to and from the country, the customs regulations and contains an in-depth coverage of public transport in Belarus, more precisely, bus lines, railways, taxis and cars for rent.


Travelling to Belarus


Settling down in Belarus

  • Immigration to Belarus
  • How to get a long-term visa
  • How to get a work permit in Belarus
  • How to settle down in Belarus
  • How to use public transport in Belarus
  • Medical aid for foreigners in Belarus
  • Permanent Residence Permit for foreigners
  • Residence permit for investors
  • Residence permit for ethnic Belarusians
  • Residence permit for the high-skilled migrants
  • Residence permit for married couples
  • Right to work for foreign citizens in Belarus
  • Temporary residence permit for foreigners
  • Exit visa from Belarus


Dating and marriage in Belarus

  • Dating and marriage in Belarus
  • Dating rules in Belarus
  • Legal aspects of marriage between a Belarusian and a foreigner
  • Legal aspects of divorce between a Belarusian and a foreigner
  • Marriage process in Belarus


Doing business in Belarus

  • Doing business in Belarus
  • How a foreigners can start business in Belarus
  • Company formation in Belarus


Accommodation in Belarus

  • Accommodation in Belarus: brief review
  • Buying property in Belarus
  • Buying an apartment in Minsk
  • Property market for foreigners in Belarus
  • Renting a apartment in Minsk for long-term


General information

  • Army of Belarus
  • Belarus on maps
  • Belarusian Art
  • Belarusian Cousine
  • Belarusian Culture
  • Belarusian Language
  • Belarusian Music
  • Belarusian Nature
  • Chernobyl¬† Disaster in Belarus
  • Climate and Weather in Belarus
  • Crime situation in Belarus
  • Death Penalty in Belarus
  • Education in Belarus
  • Geography of Belarus
  • Government of Belarus
  • Healthcare system in Belarus
  • Holidays of Belarus
  • Languages of Belarus
  • Law system of Belarus
  • Police Forces of Belarus
  • Prison system in Belarus
  • Religions in Belarus
  • Symbols of Belarus
  • Time regulation in Belarus


History of Belarus

  • Belarusian Independence
  • Belarus in WW2
  • Partizans in Belarus


Economy of Belarus

  • Monetary system of Belarus
  • GDP of Belarus
  • Cost of Living in Belarus
  • Average Salary in Belarus
  • What Belarus exports
  • Real Estate Market in Belarus


People of Belarus

  • Population of Belarus
  • Women of Belarus
  • Men of Belarus
  • Famous People of Belarus
  • Famous Models from Belarus


Politics in Belarus

  • President of Belarus
  • Political situation in Belarus
  • Sanctions against Belarus
  • Elections in Belarus
  • Situation with human rights in Belarus
  • Nuclear Weapon in Belarus
  • Political Parties in Belarus


Sport in Belarus


Interesting Facts about Belarus