Lubelski Urząd Wojewódzki w Lublinie - Wydział Spraw Obywatelskich i Cudzoziemców

Department of Foreigners of the Lublin Voivodship Office

Contact us see: contact.
How to have your case handled see: types of cases.
Instructions for foreigners see: general instruction.

The list of sworn translators is available on the website of Ministry of Justice.It is also available at the Customer Service Point of the Lublin Voivodship Office in Lublin (on the ground floor next to the main entrance to the building).


After 01.12.2016, in order to applying in person for legalization of stay on the territory of Poland by foreign nationals shall take place only after previous phone booking of an appointment by phone, calling our call centre:
(+48) 81-74-24-599, on Monday between 10:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. (15:00).
(+48) 81-74-24-599, on other days of the week between 9:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. (14:00).
N.B. Registering invitations into the invitation record, picking-up residence cards, applications for replacement of residence cards and registration of stay of citizens of EU Member States do not require previous phone reservation of your visit to the Office.

The rules of phone reservation of an appointment for application in person for legalization of stay in the Direct Service Section:

Legal Assistance to Refugees and Migrants

Legal Assistance to Refugees and Migrants

ul. Zgoda 11, 00-018 Warszawa, Poland,
tel.48 22 556 44 66, fax 48 22 556 44 51
Helsinki Foundation for Human Rights, Poland

Work permits for foreigners.

Starting with the 2nd of July 2012 the proceedings related to the applications for permit of employment of a foreigner by a company located in Poland, have been transfered from the Department of Social Policy to the Department of Citizenship Affairs and Foreigners. The office remains in the same room, as previously (No 45).

Meetings over the border - The European Days of Good Neighbourliness 24 June 2012

The European Days of Good Neighbourliness is a festival held on the Polish-Ukrainian border featuring concerts, conferences, meetings, fairs, bicycle rallies, sports competitions and lots of other interesting events. It has been organized for the last 8 years by partners from Poland and Ukraine intending to overcome barriers between the two nations and create an atmosphere of friendliness and cooperation.
"Our festival has become an important cultural event eagerly anticipated on both sides of the border. There are over 50 institutions and organizations actively involved in the preparation of the festival that attracts from ten to twenty thousand visitors from Poland and Ukraine" - says the initiator of the Days, Father Stefan Batruch, the president of the Foundation of the Spiritual Culture of the Borderland from Lublin.

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