Temporary residence of foreigners and the EU citizens


After registering a foreigner for temporary residence of 3 months, the duty of registration must be fulfilled at the Municipal Office.

Place of submission of documents/settlement of the proceedings:

  • COM I
    ul. G. Zapolskiej 2/4
    windows 6 - 16
    tel. +48 71 777 91 47
    Opening hours: Monday - Friday: 8.00 - 17.15
  • COM II
    pl. Nowy Targ 1/8
    windows 1 - 4
    tel. +48 71 777 91 46
    Opening hours: Monday - Friday: 8.00 - 17.15
  • COM IV
    al. M. Kromera 44
    windows 3 - 5
    tel. +48 71 777 93 48, 777 84 72, 777 84 76
    Opening hours: Monday - Friday: 8.00 - 15.15

Required applications and documents to be made available upon request:

  • form "notification of temporary residence lasting more than three months" (also for registering for temporary residence of less than three months),
  • evidence of legal title to the premises: civil law contract, the decision of the court, an administrative decision, an excerpt from the mortgage book or other document certifying the legal title to the property.


  • a foreigner, making registration for temporary residence lasting more than three months, reports the data required to make a registration and submits a visa, and if his or her entry was based on the agreement providing for the abolition or limitation of the obligation to hold a visa - travel document, temporary identity document of the foreigner, residence card or residence permit for a fixed period, a settlement permit, residence permit or a long-term EU decision on granting the refugee status in Poland, the subsidiary protection or permit for tolerated stay granted in the Republic of Poland,
  • a citizen of an EU Member State and a member of his or her family who is not a citizen of an EU Member State, who shall register for temporary residence lasting more than three months, report the data required for registration, and the citizen of a Member State of the EU presents a valid travel document or other valid document confirming his or her identity and citizenship and a valid document confirming the right of permanent residence or a certificate of registration of EU citizen's residence or, in the absence of the certificate, he or she shall make a declaration of registration of residence on the territory of the Republic of Poland, whereas the family member who is not a citizen of an EU Member State - a valid travel document and a valid residence card for members of the family of an EU citizen or a valid residence card of a family member of an EU citizen.

Additional activities � related procedures:

During registration for a temporary residence lasting more than three months, it is required to obtain the relevant document / permission of the Lower Silesian Regional Office, pl. Powsta�c�w Warszawy 1.

Opening hours:

Monday: 8:00-16:00
Tuesday: 8:00-16:00
Wednesday: 8:00-18:00
Thursday: 8:00-16:00
Friday: 8:00-16:00

Tel: 717777307

E-mail: info@duw.pl

Website: http://www.duw.pl


  • stamp duty for power of attorney - PLN 17

The stamp duty can be paid at the Banking Service Points or to PKO BANK POLSKI S.A. bank account no. 82 1020 5226 0000 6102 0417 7895

Deadline and method of settlement of the proceedings: immediately upon receipt of the application for registration for residency

Procedure for appeal: no appeals procedure

Legal basis:

  • The Act of 10 April 1974 on population registration and identity cards (Journal of Laws of 2006, No. 139, item 993, as amended).
  • Act of the Council of Ministers of 6 February 2009 on the model of the identity card and the mode of procedure for issuing identity cards, their invalidation, return or loss (Journal of Laws of 2009 No. 47, item 384).


Registration can be done by the representative, upon presentation an identity card by representative and in justified cases - other document allowing the identification.

A person completing an obligation to register for temporary residence for over 3 months receives a confirmation of registration valid until the expiry date of the stay.

Confirmation of the stay of the person in the apartment (made ??by the owner or other entity holding legal title to the premises) is to be made on the registration form with a legible signature with the date of its deposit.

More about existing identity documents: http://infolink.wroclaw.pl/taxonomy/term/7?language=en i http://infolink.wroclaw.pl/taxonomy/term/5?language=en.

In case more information is needed: information centre of the municipality office under (71) 777 77 77.