Important addresses

Pomeranian Voivodeship Office in Gdansk Okopowa 21/27 80-810 Gdansk  Phone: 58 30 77 695 Gdańsk City Hall ul. Nowe Ogrody 8/12 80-803 Gdańsk Phone: +48 58 52 44 500 fax: +48 58 302 39 41 e-mail: Pomeranian Voivodeship Office, Foreigner Affairs Department.  The Pomeranian Voivodeship Office in Gdańsk ul. Okopowa 21/27 80-810Continue reading “Important addresses”

Language Courses

Where can you learn Polish? The offer of language courses has been developing dynamically and you can attend classes proposed by different institutions. The most important ones are private language schools, universities and non-governmental organizations.  For migrants who think practical and for whom the essential thing is to master the rudiments of grammar and everydayContinue reading “Language Courses”


For foreigners, especially citizens of non-European Union countries, the choice of available banks may be restricted for formal reasons, meaning the necessity to present suitable documents required by a bank. Unfortunately, some banks refuse to open bank accounts for certain foreigners (this refers particularly to persons who do not have a PESEL number or haveContinue reading “Banking”

Personal Taxation

Unlimited tax obligation in Poland Individuals with their place of residence in Poland are taxed on their total income, regardless of where the income is earned (unlimited tax obligation in Poland). Individuals who do not have a place of residence in Poland are taxed solely on income earned in Poland (limited tax obligation in Poland).Continue reading “Personal Taxation”