A written statement authorising a designated person to obtain information on the state and course of your case. The scope of authorisation covers only access to information. To authorise a person to receive information is not the same as the power of attorney.
Financial assistance for Pole's Card holders
A notary public is a lawyer appointed by the Minister of Justice, authorized to draw up notarial deeds and other notarial papers, such as, i.e. notarially authenticated copy/certified copy, notarial power of attorney, notarial certificate. Documents prepared before a notary following the law are public domain documents. Find a notary public.
Any proceedings suspended on your request you can reopen anytime by submitting a request to reopen proceedings. It doesn't require any special justification. All you have to do is write that the suspended proceedings can be taken up again. Do remember to let us know if there are any changes to your address. You have 3 years to request to reopen your case, counted from the suspension date. After that, we shall assume, that you do withdraw your application altogether and your case will be closed.
The time when your application for financial assistance is not examined due to the wait for the state budget funds to be allocated to enable the payment of further finacial asiistance. Suspension of the claim does not mean that you will not receive your payout.
The Governor is the regional representative of the central government. The Governor acts as the head of central government institutions at the local level and as such has the authority to issue the decision granting you a permit to remain in Poland.
Depending on your place of residence, your application will be examined by a Governor from a given region (Province). The same local authority rule would apply to most applications and institutions you will need to contact. If your employer applies for a work permit, he needs to contact the local Governor based on the location of their registered office.
The financial assistance for holders of the Pole's Card is a monetary benefit awarded upon application, for a maximum period of 9 months, for covering the costs of relocation of a foreigner who:
- holds a valid Pole's Card,
- would like to settle in Poland, and
- has applied for a permanent residence permit.
For more inormation see: Financial assistance for the holders of the Pole's card
It is a document confirming belonging to the Polish nation, issued by Polish consulates in the territory of post-soviet countries. Citizens of Belarus can receive the Polish Card also from the Governor of Podlasie Province.
A formal request for entry and remain in Poland needs to be signed and submitted to the competent authorities on a valid application form. The form is specified by law. A current application form you will find on our website: files to download
An application submitted on not valid/current application form and/or not signed is considered as a formal error/formal deficiency.