Answers to lots of questions you’ll have when you first move to Gran Canaria.
What is an NIE and how do I get one?
All Gran Canaria residents need an NIE number. It’s equivalent to the Spanish NIF. Non-residents planning to buy property or do business in Spain also need a NIE number.
Here’s exactly how to get NIE number and residencia.
How do I open a bank account in Gran Canaria?
Take your NIE, passport and proof of address (rental contract, utility bill) to a bank.
You’ll also need our:
getting the Internet guide;
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