Residence up to 3 months
Citizen of European Union can enter Poland and stay within its territory up to 3 months on the basis of valid travel document (passport) or other valid document confirming his/her identity and citizenship.
Over 3 months
An application form for the registration of residence should be submitted in person to a voivode having jurisdiction over place of residence (Wojewoda Mazowiecki), no later than on the next day following the end of the period of 3 months after the entry into the territory of Poland.
What documents are needed to submit
- 1 copy of an application for registering the residence filled in Polish language,
- a travel document (passport) or other document confirming identity and citizenship (1 copy + original for review)
- employment contract
The document confirming the registration is a written statement valid for an indefinite period.
Where the documents should be submitted
Mazowieckie Province Office, Department of Foreigners (3/5 Marszałkowska Street, mezzanine, stand 21 (ticket with the letter I))
Certificate of residence registration is issued free of charge.
Failure to comply with the obligation to register the residence is subject to a fine.
Details are available on the website.