Working in the Czech Republic can give a whole range of possibilities: starting from an entertaining job in a pleasant working atmosphere and ending with relatively low cost of living, dynamic environment and lush nature. Jessica from Italy sure knows that: she has been working for Lufthansa InTouch Brno for two years and couldn’t be happier about her decision of moving to Brno.
In connection with the latest news regarding Brexit, rules of medical treatment in the Czech Republic will change. Previous access to health care for non-EU citizens may have differences if there is no-deal Brexit. Brits should get the new health insurance before October 31, otherwise, the previous one will not be valid.
Brexit is going to happen on 31 October 2019 and it will lead to a lot of changes for UK citizens living in the Czech Republic. On October 1, we were streaming a special webinar on Facebook and sharing our knowledge about Brexit with the people who are interested in the topic. So, here comes a summary of the most important recommendations from the Ministry of Interior to all UK citizens who reside in the Czech Republic.
What is the latest status about Brexit? Сurrently known that a transitional period will start October 31, 2019 and last until December 31, 2020, it gives the UK residents in the Czech Republic the right to stay in the country and the possibility to take measures to resolve permit issues related to keep on staying legally. The paperwork must be done before October 31, 2019 – the day when Brexit will happen because after that Brits won’t be considered as UK citizens.
With a new semester changes in public transportation in Brno come: there’s a renewed transit stop at Domeq. As some of you may know, Dornych street had been closed for reconstruction for nearly two years but now it’s finally open! Thus a new bus stop replaced the old one which used to be strictly for trams: the stop is called Kovařská and it’s situated way closer to Domeq than any other.
From year to year, the Czech Republic attracts more and more expats due to its low cost of living, beautiful nature and loads of job opportunities. According to the statistics, in 2019 total unemployment in the country is 3,3%. Moreover, the Czech Republic happens to host the largest number of expats working in its territory compared to other countries.