Minimum Rental Periods
The minimum rental agreement period is typically 1 year.
Required Documents for Signing a Lease
Typical documents required to sign a lease are a valid passport and proof of employment.
Standard Security Deposit
The security deposit is equivalent to 2 months’ rent.
Local Norm for Returning the Security Deposit
The security deposit is returned within 30 days of the lease termination and once all repair costs are applied.
Should you utilize the services of a real estate agent to help you in your search, agencies usually collect rental commission equal to 1 months’ rent.
Payment of Rental Commission
The agent’s rental commission is typically paid by the tenant.
Accepted Method of Payment
Wire transfer and check are acceptable methods of payment.
When moving to Morocco you may want or need to establish residency. Requirements may include obtaining a work and residency permit.
It is advisable to connect with a local expert to identify any additional requirements and advise on support available to assist in meeting the local requirements.
Typical documentation required to obtain a driver’s license include:
• Translated, certified and authenticated copy of origin country driver’s license or international driver’s license.
• Medical certificate
You must convert your origin country driver’s license to a local license within 12 months of arrival.
In general, French & Algerian driver’s licenses are accepted.
In order to open a bank account, you may be asked for:
• Valid passport
• Proof of address
• Confirmation of employment / income
Typically opening a bank account can be completed in 2 days.