POLAND: Changes for Russian Nationals

November 16, 2022

Polish authorities have removed Russian nationals from the list of nationals who could be eligible to utilize the simplified process to obtain work authorization in Poland; The Process for Declaration of Entrusting Work. The change took effect from 28 October and is in effect until further notice.

Currently, only nationals from Armenia, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova, and Ukraine could be eligible for the process.


Newland Chase Insights

We are expecting a number of immigration changes in Poland in the next few weeks, including clarification for Ukrainian nationals on the process to obtain residence permits.

This immigration update is for informational purposes only and is not a substitute for legal or scenario-specific advice. Furthermore, it is important to note that immigration announcements are subject to sudden and unexpected changes. Readers are encouraged to reach out to Newland Chase for any case- or company-specific assessments.