About Us

Poland


Service locations

The Australian Embassy in Warsaw has no visa function. Our office in Berlin, Germany, manages visa and citizenship services for clients in Poland.

Note: Polish nationals can apply online for most Australian visas and citizenship through ImmiAccount. This is the preferred and most efficient way to apply. Any paper applications (where applicable) should be sent to the Australian Embassy, Berlin.

Australian Embassy

Berlin

Berlin
Summary

This office provides visa and immigration services for clients in Germany, Austria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Faeroe Islands, Finland, Greece, Greenland, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Malta, The Netherlands, Norway, Poland, San Marino, Slovak Republic, Sweden, Switzerland and Vatican City.

Street address
Australian Embassy
Wallstrasse 76 - 79
10179 Berlin
Postal address
As above
Additional information

Payment information

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Online payment is the preferred payment method. If you are lodging an online application, payment is made when you submit the application.

If you are lodging a paper application, you can login to ImmiAccount, select My Payments from the Manage Payments section, then select Pre-Pay Paper Service. After you have made your payment, record the receipt number on your application and include a copy of your receipt.

More information on How to pay for an application is available.

Citizenship

Citizenship by descent, citizenship by conferral and applications for evidence of citizenship can be lodged online through ImmiAccount.

Applications for citizenship by descent are processed at the Australian High Commission London.​​

​Applications to resume or renounce (give up) Australian citizenship should be sent to the Australian address on the form.​​​​​​​​​​ ​​​​​​​

Panel physician

Krakow

Global Health Panel Physician Clinic
Summary

Medical and Radiology examinations

Street address

5 Wojskowy Szpital Kliniczny Spzoz
Bldg 1, 2nd Floor, Suites 222 & 223
Wroclawska 1-3
30-901 Kraków

Counter hours

Call to make an appointment

Telephone

+48 50 659 0693 (English, Polish)
+48 507 966 404 (Russian)

Electronic contact

panelphysician@yahoo.com (English, Polish)
panelphysicianru@yahoo.com (Russian)

Warsaw

Poradnia lekarsk 'Sylfium'
Street address

ul. Okopowa 27

Postal address

Medical examinations

Counter hours

Weekdays from 10am to 7pm
Saturday from 10am to 1pm
Call to make an appointment

Telephone

+48 22 632 1524

Spoldzielnia Pracy Secjalistow I
Summary

Radiology examinations

Street address

Radiologists, 9 Warynskiego Street

Counter hours

7 am to 6.30 pm

Telephone

+48 22 625 1590
+48 22 621 2349

Police check

Poland

Poland
Street address

Ministry of Justice
ul.Czerniakowska 100, 00-454 Warszawa
Biura Informacyjne Krajowego Rejestru
Karnego (KRK) and Punkty Informacyjne
Krajowego Rejestru Karnego
POLAND

Telephone

+48 (0)22 39 76 200 and +48 22 39 76 220

Fax

+ 48 (0)22 39 76 205

Electronic contact

krk@ms.gov.pl

Website
http://bip.ms.gov.pl/pl/rejestry-i-ewidencje/krajowy-rejestr-karny/
Additional information

Relevant document: 'Request for Information about a Person' (Zapytanie o Karalnosc – Zapytanie o udzielenie Informacji o Osobie).
Residents and non-residents: Apply in person (or via proxy), by post to the address above, or your nearest Polish mission.
Provide: Full name, date and place of birth, current residential address and occupation details.

  • at point 12, you must request a check in boxes 1 and 3
  • if you are under 16 years of age, you must check box 2, and
  • at point 13, you must indicate 'full range’.

Fee: 30 PLN
Note: In question 12, checking boxes 1 and 3 ensures you can be checked against all records and registers (1 - penal register, 3 - pending charges).
Box 2 is for the (rare) situation when an applicant under 16 years of age is asked to provide a police clearance and is checked against juvenile law. Electronically obtained certificates are not accepted.