RESIDENCE PERMIT FOR A FIXED PERIOD

 

CIRCUMSTANCES:

 

1. Work

A residence permit for a fixed period may be granted to a foreigner who has a work permit or a written declaration of the employer of his intention to entrust a foreigner with the performance of work, if a work permit is not required, providing that the circumstances which are the grounds for applying for a residence permit justify the foreigner’s stay in the Republic of Poland for a period longer than 3 months.

2. Business Activity

A residence permit for a fixed period may be granted to a foreigner who conducts business activity under the regulations in force in Poland, which is beneficial to national economy, especially contributes to the increase of investment, transfer of technology, introducing beneficial innovations or creation of new workplaces, providing that the circumstances which are the grounds for applying for a residence permit justify the foreigner’s stay in the Republic of Poland for a period longer than 3 months.

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