Welcome Guide for Foreign Researchers

This guide is designed to help researchers from all over the world, and their families, with the process of relocating to Poland and developing their careers at the NCBJ. It provides a detailed instruction on the legalization of stay in Poland and covers a scope of subjects of key importance for relocation, including:

  • Visa and residence permits
  • Registration in the Municipal/District Office
  • Accommodation options
  • Banking procedures
  • Telecommunication services
  • Healthcare and insurance
  • Public transport
  • Driving License procedures
  • Information on living in Warsaw (costs of living, local customs, accessibility, etc.)


Legalization of stay in Poland

Relocation and daily life

Living in Warsaw - useful links