Documents that confirm the residence of family members may be, i.e: confirmation of registration for temporary residence, premises lease agreement, premises lending agreement, notarial deed of purchase of real estate, employment contract or employment certificate, insurance for work, documents confirming business activity, certificate of continuing education, diplomas and school leaving certificates from Poland, confirmation of having a bank account in Poland, document confirming the sale of real estate in the country of origin (home, apartment), confirmation of children attending school/n
Financial assistance for the holders of the Pole's card
Yes. A minor who has a valid Pole's Card may apply for a permanent residence permit following their the intention to settle permanently in Poland and then submit an application for financial assistance. The minor's application may not apply to parents and siblings living with a minor in Poland. Because minors do not have legal capacity, the application for the permanent residence permit and the financial assistance must be signed by their legal representative (mother, father or legal guardian).
Financial assistance will be determined in the amount of:
- during the first 3 months - the equivalent of 50% of the minimum remuneration for work in force in the year of submitting the application - for the applicant and his spouse and the equivalent of 50% of this amount for each minor child remaining under the parental authority of the applicant or his spouse, i
- in the period from 4 to 9 months - respectively 60% of the above-mentioned amounts. In 2022 the minimum salary is PLN 3010.
Yes. The financial assistance is granted to the applicant and his family members who are staying with him in Poland. Applicant's family members who are not staying with him in Poland cannot be covered by the financial assistance.
Financial assistance may be granted at the request of a foreigner for a period of up to 9 months. Funds for financial assistance can be paid out only in a given calendar year. This means that the decision to grant a benefit issued in August can cover 5 months - from August to December. You can apply for the remaining 4 months by submitting another application, which we will consider in the next calendar year.
Funds for the payment of financial assistance for Pole Card holders can be paid out in a given calendar year. This means that the decision to grant the financial assistance to the Pole's Card holder was issued in 2021 may apply only to the months remaining until the end of 2021. (e.g. a decision issued in August could cover 5 months - from August to December, a decision issued in October could cover 3 months - from October to December). In order to receive the remaining amount of the assisnatce, you should submit another application.