Living and
Working in Lesotho

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Working and living in Lesotho with the InterNations Expat Guide

Are you preparing for living and working in Lesotho? Or are you already an expat and have recently relocated to Maseru, Teyateyaneng or some other international Basotho city?

The expat relocation to Lesotho is definitely an exciting international opportunity and cross-cultural adventure: Visiting the landscape such as its many rivers springing from highlands and plateaus, getting to know how Basotho folks celebrate Moshoeshoe's Day to honour the Basotho nation, or acquiring a taste for Lesotho’s popular dishes like Maluti beer…

However, InterNations does not only address expats in Lesotho. We have brief overview guides for various locations around the world – from working in Italy to working in Sweden.

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Top Articles in the Lesotho Expat Guide

  • Moving to Lesotho

    Lesotho is still an unspoiled land, with a rugged territory and lively traditions: moving to this country can be a bit like moving back in time. Expats willing to start this exciting adventure should, however, first read up on the land, its people, the climate, and so on in order to get prepared.
  • Living in Lesotho

    Living in Lesotho might me sometimes difficult and overwhelming, but the overall experience is definitely unique and rewarding. Discover in the InterNations Expat Guide what Lesotho has to offer to all expats willing to start a new exciting adventure!
  • Working in Lesotho

    Working opportunities in Lesotho are not many, but if you are determined and you know the best job hunting techniques, you will find something suitable. Moreover, English is commonly spoken and this can ease your search. Just make sure to get your paperwork in order, too!

Reliable Information about living and working in Lesotho

Relocating to and living in Lesotho necessitates lots of reliable information on different facets of Basotho expat life. Many questions come up when living overseas in Lesotho: ʺAre we, as expats, liable to Basotho income tax law?ʺ, ʺAre there many inexpensive internet cafés around?ʺ, ʺHow to find a trustworthy maid in Maseru?ʺ, or ʺWhat are the requirements to get a Basotho residence permit for my wife?ʺ

Looking for so much information on working and living in Lesotho is rather bothersome and requires a lot of time. The InterNations Expat Guide for Lesotho is designed to help you and offers trusted information on all issues of interest to expats living in Lesotho. Various topics are covered in our Lesotho Expat Guide from local infrastructure, to expat institutions & clubs or culture and sights, up to housing & household. Such characteristic questions that concern expat life abroad as ʺTo which towns can I go for shopping or entertainment?ʺ will no more remain open.

Are you curious about expatriate living outside Lesotho? Then read more about our various expat guides, such as working in Germany or living in UK!

From tax consultants to social clubs for expats – Advice on living and working in Lesotho

In addition, our expat listings for Lesotho include recommended entries for services and organizations catering to expatriates’ needs, like tax consultants or social clubs for expats. By becoming part of our community, you can also participate in the InterNations Forum and discuss with other internationals about your expatriate experience living abroad in Lesotho. We’ll be delighted to greet you with a warm Dumelang among our InterNations members living and working in Lesotho.

Raul Gonzales
"I like the idea of that global platform where I can meet a lot of global-minded people interested in expat issues, foreign affairs and life abroad. "

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