Living here

What's it like to live in leeds?

Are you looking to relocate for your career? Perhaps you've found the perfect job but you're unsure about living in Leeds - whatever trepidations you have about finding the perfect career match, we're absolutely sure that Leeds as a city is the perfect place for you to call home. Just have a look below to see why! 

Overlook of the Vale of York from Sutton Bank in the Hambleton Hills near Thirsk, North Yorkshire

Why choose Leeds if you love the outdoors

Golden owl sculpture and clock on the left Leeds Civic Hall against a blue sky

Why choose Leeds if you like arts and culture

Life in leeds

Leeds boasts of a multi-cultural community, all fiercely proud of Yorkshire and everything it has to offer. Discover what all the fuss is about 
Clock tower at Leeds Town Hall
County Arcade shopping centre in Leeds
Image of male student working on his laptop

International colleagues

We have resources to help international colleagues have a smooth transition to the UK. If you want to speak to someone who has real experiences re-locating to Leeds, or need information on what documentation you will need to consider, we can help.

Reasons to love leeds