Living and working in Lithuania 
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Moving abroad can be a great experience, offering people the chance to sample the cultural, social and economic way of life of another country. However to make the most of your experience it is very important to obtain information on jobs, living and working conditions, employment rights and the current economic situation before you go.

This page gives information which will help to solve questions bounded with going to work outside and with engaged jobseekers from other EU/EEA countries.

In living and working station you will find detail information about particularly important questions: how to find living place, information about taxes, social guaranty, health and acts of it regulation, about recognition of diplomas and qualifications.

As an EU national you have the right to go and look for work in Lithuania, employment offices shall assist you as own nationals seeking employment.

EU legislation:  Directive on the right of citizens of the Union and their family members to move and reside freely within the territory of the Member States and Right to move and reside freely within the EU. 

EURES advisers of Lithuania will give you information about living and working conditions in Lithuania:

  • information on the labour market,
  • employment opportunities,
  • social legislation, taxation, housing, living expenses, education, training opportunities, recognition of qualifications etc..             

For further information, please contact EURES adviser in the region where you are looking for a job or contact us by e-mail eures@ldb.lt .
Currently EURES advisers work in Vilnius, Kaunas, Klaipėda, Šiauliai, Panevėžys, Alytus, Utena, Marijampolė, Telšiai and Tauragė labour exchanges.

Useful links:

Migration Information Centre “I Choose Lithuania” is a one-stop-shop for those who live abroad and are considering or have already begun the process of coming to live in Lithuania.
I Choose Lithuania” consultants will inform you what should be the first steps in Lithuania and how they should be taken.
More information can be found here: www.renkuosilietuva.lt/eng/ 

You may found the information about living and working conditions in Lithuania and other EURES network member states in the European Job Mobility Portal www.ec.europa.eu/eures/public/language-selection 

Informacija atnaujinta: 2018.01.26 09:06