To enter Poland EU citizen need to have a valid travel document or a document confirming identity and citizenship. If you decide to travel abroad to non EU countries during your stay in Poland you should have a passport with you.
If you are a non-EU citizen you must have a valid passport and visa (if required).
How to get a visa
Find a Polish consulate that can process you application. You can use the MFA’s search engine http://mfa.gov.pl and fill the form.
Set a visa appointment with the consulate. In most cases you will have to register through the website: http://www.e-konsulat.gov.pl
Prepare the necessary documents:
- application form,
- travel document (passport),
- biometric photo, health insurance,
- sufficient means to support yourself,
- documents confirming the purpose of your stay. Please note that some consulates can require specific dociumentation, so get the needed information.
Submit all the documents including a printed and signed application form and the visa fee. The process usually takes up to 15 days for it to be reviewed.
More information is available on the website http://www.msz.gov.pl