Working in Turkey

Employed in Turkey, looking for a job, starting a business?

For many people a move to Turkey is triggered by a desire for a change in lifestyle. Many are attracted by the prospect of enjoying the benefits of a Mediterranean lifestyle at an affordable rate. For others it is due to a change in family circumstances or to pursue a new job opportunity.

Regardless of the reason for the move, it’s useful to understand what’s involved in looking for work, work permit rules, types of job contract – and, for those with an entrepreneurial streak – how to set up a business of your own, whether as a small, family concern or a much grander project. Browse the pages listed on the left to find out more.