Expat Health Insurance
If you’re thinking about taking out private health insurance, our trusted partner Cigna Global is very aware of all the difficulties that expats can face when it comes to healthcare in a new location, so they have created a range of international health insurance plans specifically designed for expats, which you can tailor exactly to the needs and ensure access to quality care for you and your family.
Sirelo has a network of more than 500 international removal companies that can move your furniture and possessions to your new home. By filling in a form, you’ll get up to 5 quotes from recommended movers. This service is free of charge and will help you select an international moving company that suits your needs and budget.
It is almost impossible for expats to open bank accounts in Libya. Most foreigners have their salary paid into an off-shore account.
It is slightly worrying that the employer has said it will take 3 months so ask them exactly when you will expect to start work and where your money will be paid till the account is sorted. With any job offer you should not be paying any more to the employer or having them back-date your pay.
Read the Banking, Money and Taxes in Libya page for more information.