Welcome to Lanarkshire.

Scotland is a great country and is renowned for welcoming families from across the world. Lanarkshire lies in the heart of Scotland, only 30 minutes drive from Glasgow City Centre and 40 minutes from the capital city, Edinburgh. Nearly 1 milllion people live within a 30-minute drive of Lanarkshire, making it one of Scotland's busiest and diverse locations.

We want to attract more people to Lanarkshire. We are inviting bright, talented and hard-working individuals to come and live and work.

Job opportunities are available at different levels across a wide range of sectors including energy, financial services, food and drink, tourism, health and transport.

Lanarkshire is a prosperous location for businesses, residents and visitors. It is the home of many ambitious companies like Rolls Royce and Coca-Cola Enterprises. Lanarkshire is also a great place to have fun.

If you are considering working overseas, why not consider Lanarkshire as a destination? 'Living in Lanarkshire' will help you with your decision.

If you have already arrived in Lanarkshire, please ensure you obtain a copy of Living in Lanarkshire from your local job centre, library, Citizens Advice Bureau, your local Council or your employer. You can also download a copy of the publication on this page.

Alternatively, you can also request a copy of the publication by telephoning 00 (44) 1698 302773.

I hope you will find this useful, and that you will decide to come and join us here in Lanarkshire. You can be assured of a warm welcome.

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