From 1 January 2023 Belarusian citizens can obtain a Polish travel document

From 1 January 2023, Belarusian citizens staying in Poland on the basis of a visa issued for humanitarian purposes may obtain a Polish travel document. It is issued for a period of 1 year and during its validity period it entitles to multiple border crossings.

A Polish travel document for a foreigner shall be issued to a foreigner who has lost his/her travel document or whose travel document has been destroyed or has become invalid, and it is not possible for the foreigner to obtain a new travel document. The competent authority for this type of matters is the voivode with jurisdiction over the foreigner’s place of residence.