Alerts - archive

Information meeting "Legal stay during full-time studies – find out how!"


We invite all foreign students to our online information meeting.

  • 12th October 2021 – in Polish
  • 13th October 2021 – in English

Online meeting MS Teams.

Rate our website


We encourage you to complete a short survey regarding rating the visual appeal and usability of the website of the Department for Foreigners of the Office of Wielkopolska Province.

The purpose of the survey is to get to know the opinions and expectations of the functionality and design of the website as well as the transparency of the contained information.

The survey is anonymous and its results will be taken into consideration when modernizing the website.


Thank you for your time.

Saturdays with Residence Cards!


Knowing the expectations and needs of our customers, additional dates for card collection will be launched on three upcoming Saturdays in June.

The office is closed on Monday, April 5, 2021.


We remind you that the following Monday (April 5, 2021) is a non-working day. The office will be closed.

Coronavirus epidemic - latest UDSC announcements


The website of the Head of the Office for Foreigners provides up-to-date information on legal changes concerning administrative proceedings in foreigners' cases:

Restoration of time limits in administrative and judicial proceedings

Residence of EU/EEA/Switzerland citizens and the coronavirus outbreak (update)

Partial resumption of service - Department for Foreigners


Since 25 May 2020, in the Department for Foreigners of the Wielkopolska Province Office in Poznań and in the Delegations we are resuming subsequent areas of direct customer service. We partially reinstate the possibility of making appointments via the internet, we resume, to a limited extent, conducting hearings, reviewing case files and the option of filing clamis and complaints.

Direct customer service with regard to:

Resumption of administrative deadlines




that the procedural and judicial deadlines for judicial, including judicial, administrative jurisdictional and administrative proceedings, which, during a state of emergency or epidemic declared due to COVID-19, have not started or have been suspended, shall start or continue to run from 24 May 2020.

Departments' customer service partially resumed


From the 11th of May 2020, direct customer service will be partially resumed in the Department of Foreigners of the Wielkopolska Province Office in Poznań.

In the first stage, the service is restored in the following areas:

New statement of the UDSC - planned changes in the regulations concerning the employment of foreigners during the epidemic


On the website of the Head of the Office for Foreigners, there is a new communication concerning the legal solutions introduced for foreigners during the epidemic.

The Council of Ministers adopted another draft act aimed at counteracting the negative effects of the SARS-CoV-2 virus epidemic. It provides, among other things, for introducing into the anti-crisis act in force the possibility to change the conditions for foreigners to work. More details are available HERE.

New legal solutions for foreigners during the epidemic - update


Further specific provisions were introduced on 18.04.2020 concerning the spread of the SARS-CoV-2 virus - the so-called Second Anti-Crisis Shield. The act contains, among others, regulations relating to foreigners. The most significant provisions concern: