General information about aliyah, Israeli taxes, financial help and personal services.
The Hebrew web site for the Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport. Information on the education system, what’s going on in Israel, explanation of related laws, the absorption of new olim in the school system and more.
Official site of the Ministry of Health.
The Ministry of Construction and Housing. This site is in Hebrew only and has information on kablans (building developers) and special projects. It also gives information on rental and mortgage assistance for olim and non-olim and has a calculator (in Hebrew only) to calculate mortgages for new immigrants.
The official site of Misrad HaBriyut (Ministry of Health). There is English on the site, but you won't find any useful information in English.
The Finance Ministry’s official site, including information on mas rechisha (apartment purchase tax). There are also a number of calculators including one on compulsory car insurance and income tax. The site is in English and Hebrew, although most of the useful information is in Hebrew. Not all the information has been translated into English.
Information in Hebrew concerning income tax benefits for new immigrants and returning residents.
The Treasury office’s official web site outlining customs rights. Available only in Hebrew. Their e-mail is email@example.com
The Israeli Governmental Advertising Site. Centralises all government advertisements, announcements and notices. Access to government tenders, civil service positions, etc.
The Gateway to Government Offices. This is a gateway to all the ministries and offices of the State of Israel. Israel's governmental portal that centralizes all forms, payments and government services.
The Knesset (Parliament); history, political developments, how our parliament works, etc, etc.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs site is a well-designed page covering Israel from every angle. In the “facts” section: education, economy, health, science, civics, etc are all explained with photos and charts. Three excellent on-line publications are Ariel, Israel Review of Arts and Letters, panim, faces of art and culture in Israel and the new monthly, Israel Magazine-On-Web.
Bituach Leumi (National Insurance) web site – English
Bituach Leumi (National Insurance) web site – Hebrew
The Prime Minister’s office.
A list of Israeli embassies all around the world. Each embassy has listed its telephone no., address, e-mail, web site, etc
The Ministry of Transport. This site is only in Hebrew and is definitely not the easiest site to get around. Driving licenses, forms, offices, telephone numbers, etc.
This is the official site of the Ministry of Justice. It is only available in Hebrew.
The Ministry of Agriculture’s official site. The site is in English and Hebrew.
This is Misrad haPnim’s official internet site. Only available in Hebrew. It has forms, information and more.
HaAguda LeTarbut HaDiyur – The Better Homes Association
Israel Land Administration
The State of Israel's Judicial Authority including Supreme Court decisions and information on the courts.
In honor of Israel's 60th anniversary, we have remodeled the Israeli Consulate's website! The Consulate General of Israel in Los Angeles serves the communities of Southern California and six states in the Southwestern United States; Arizona, Colorado, Hawaii, Nevada, Utah, and Wyoming.