The state of the epidemic in Poland is lifted

The state of the epidemic in Poland is lifted

May 25, 2022

The state of the epidemic in Poland is lifted What are the implications? What does it mean for foreigners? We kindly inform you that, from May 16, 2022, the state of the epidemic in Poland is lifted. However, the state of epidemic threat will still apply. We would like to remind you that, in connection…

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Suspension of time limits for handling cases by voivodes

Suspension of time limits for handling cases by voivodes

May 6, 2022

The Voivode Offices inform that there is a suspension of time limits for handling cases by voivodes. What does it mean and what will change? The law Pursuant to Art. 100c of the amended law on assistance to Ukrainian citizens in connection with an armed conflict in the territory of this state, the administrative deadline…

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The Pole's Card - how to obtain it and what benefits does it provide?

The Pole’s Card – how to obtain it and what benefits does it provide?

April 1, 2022

The Pole’s Card – how to obtain it and what benefits does it provide?   The people who do not live in Poland but consider themselves Poles can receive a Pole’s Card if they meet the related requirements. The Pole’s Card confirms that its holder is a member of the Polish Nation.   What are…

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Act on Foreigners Amendment

January 25, 2022

The president of Poland signed the amendment to the Act on Foreigners The main purpose of the amendment is to simplify the procedures for granting foreigners temporary residence permits in the territory of the Republic of Poland, in particular, temporary residence and work permits. Check what new requirements you have to meet.   What will…

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Sole Proprietorship in Poland – Start Your Own Business in Poland

January 3, 2022

Are you thinking about starting your own business in Poland? We’re here to answer all of your questions and dispel your doubts on this matter. Who can start a business in Poland? Opening a sole proprietorship in Poland is possible only for foreigners with certain residence statuses. It is feasible for foreigners who are citizens…

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New EU Blue Card rules

September 23, 2021

The EU Parliament on 15th September announced changes regarding issuing of the Blue Cards for highly qualified immigrants wishing to work in Europe. What will change? Applicants will need to present a work contract or a binding job offer of a minimum of six months as well as evidence of higher qualifications or professional skills.…

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Travelling with pets within the EU

August 23, 2021

Do you want to enjoy the holidays and take advantage of the fact, that the borders are opening up? Or maybe you want to move to Poland with your family? Don’t forget about your pets –  remember that they need special documents when travelling with you. Check how to prepare before travelling with your pet…

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Meet Vladyslav – Ukrainian student in Poland

July 22, 2021

Meet Vladyslav! He’s a student of Marketing at the Cracow University of Economics. He came from Ukraine to Poland last year. He shared with us his relocation experience. Read the interview below and get to know him!  Vlad, when and why did you decide to move to Poland? I thought about it when I was…

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Study in Poland

July 19, 2021

Why you should choose Poland? If you’ve been thinking about studying abroad, you definitely should take Poland under consideration as your destination. Higher Education Institutions have a long tradition in our country. The first university, Jagiellonian University, was founded in 1364, making it the second one opened in central Europe. The level of the educational system…

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New rules for receiving PESEL

From June 1st, foreigners may apply for a PESEL number for tax purposes

May 17, 2021

On June 1st 2021, the Act on the principles of registration and identification of taxpayers and payers will change. The amendment is regarding the definition of taxpayers whose tax identifier is a PESEL. Thanks to the new regulations, commune offices will be able to issue a PESEL number to foreigners on request. Taxpayers whose identifier…

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