POLAND

Entry requirements

A valid passport is required for all, a visa is not required for EU or USA Nationals who are staying for less than 90 days. If you are staying for longer than this period, or if will be working in Poland you should contact your local Polish Embassy or Consulate for more information.

Addresses

The Polish Youth Hostel Association carries details of about 450 youth hostels scattered throughout Poland:

Polskie Towarzystwo Schronisk Mlodziezowych
Ul. Chocimska
28, 00-791
Warsaw
tel: (22) 849 8128
fax: (22) 849 8354 or 642 8305

The Polish Embassy should be contacted for all visa and immigration related enquiries:

Embassy of the Republic of Poland 47 Portland Place London W1N 3GH Tel: +44 (0) 870 774 2700 Fax: +44 (0) 207 323 4018 www.poland.embassyhomepage.com

Or alternatively you can contact the Polish consulate here in the UK:

Consulate General of the Republic of Poland 73 New Cavendish Street London W1G 7LT Tel: (020) 7 580 0476 Fax: (020) 7 323 2320

While in Poland UK representation can be found at the British Embassy :

British Embassy
Warsaw Corporate Centre ul. E. Plater 28; 00-688 Warsaw Poland Tel: + [48] (22) 311 00 00 Consular/Visa Fax: + [48] (22) 311 03 11 email: ukembwcc@it.com.pl

There are also British Consulates in Katowice, Poznan, Gdansk, Szczecin, Krakow and Wroclaw.