Foreigners in Wroclaw

The catchphrase of the city is: “Wroclaw – The meeting place” and definitely it is not an empty slogan. Residents of Wroclaw are open-minded towards international environment, which contributes to more frequent relocations from abroad.

According to estimations there are over 45 000 foreigners living in Wrocław, out of which 10% are students. This number grows steadily. For the newcomers there are waiting attractive workplaces in global companies, strong international community, establishments of English education and support in relocation.

 

Support in relocation

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Infolink is an info point that provides assistance to Wrocław newcomers  as a part of foreigners support system offered by the city. Consultants, experts and volunteers help in application for residence permit, enquiry for tax number and other formalities. They also advice on everyday matters that are challenging for members of international community.  Service is provided in English and other foreign languages.

 

International community

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To meet the expectations of the foreign society in Wroclaw, the city authorities have initiated the International Friends Of Wroclaw Club (IFW). IFW is a multi-national social club and support network for anybody living in Wrocław. The association has been an integral part of city life since 2004. Club members meet and socialize regularly in a conveniently located clubhouse, which is provided by the City Municipality. The IFW offers a great place to make new friends and serves as an invaluable resource that will make getting settled in the city that much easier. The Club hosts a weekly Coffee Morning every Wednesday at 10.30 where all are welcome. The IFW’s message to newcomers to Wrocław is a simple:  There is no reason to feel alone!

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A global network for expats,  having a local community in Wrocław. Trustworthy source of information created to support foreigners at the process of relocation, searching for employment and to answer all the enquiries that might occur while settling down and living abroad. InterNations gives a possibility to receive a comprehensive advice from  fellow global minds and share one’s own experiences.

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Call 112 (operated by regional crisis management centre)

  • English-speaking operators available 24/7;
  • useful to contact any emergency service (ambulance, fire, police);
  • free of charge;
  • operators pass information to the required services;


Teleinformation Centre for Citizens –  +48 71 777 77 77

  • English speaking operators
  • information about the Municipality services
  • working hours : Monday – Friday 8.00 a.m. – 6.00 p.m.


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International Education

Wroclaw offer of international education will meet the needs of students at each phase of education process – starting from kindergarten to PhD degree.

Below you will find a list of schools with English as a language of instruction.

Anyone interested in learning Polish language shall have no problem with finding appropriate offer, no matter the price, age and advance level.

Learning Polish language

Consulates:


Consulate General of Germany
Podwale 76
50 – 499 Wrocław
tel. 71 377 27 00
info@breslau.diplo.de

Consulate of  Austria
Skwierzyńska 21/10
53 – 521 Wrocław
tel. +48 782 173 777
sekretariat@konsulat-austrii-wroclaw.pl





Consulate of Republic of Bulgaria
ks. P. Skargi 7/1
50 – 082 Wrocław
tel. 71 783 39 28, 71 346 01 36
sekretariat@konsulat-bułgarii.pl

Consulate of Republic of Chile
Świdnicka 39
50 – 029 Wrocław
tel. 71 372 44 91
konsulatchile@dig.wroc.pl




Honorary Consulate of Czech Republic
Szkocka 5/2
54 – 402 Wrocław
tel. 71 350 97 00

Consulate of Kingdom of Denmark
Świdnicka 36/15
50 – 068 Wrocław
tel. 71 372 39 50,  0048 602 25 11 11




Honorary Consulate of Finland
Włodkowica 10/11
50 – 072 Wrocław
tel. 71 780 76 00
mww@cww.pl

Honorary Consulate of  France
Konsul Honorowy – Richard Kepinski
Rynek 58/300
50 – 116 Wrocław
tel./fax 71 341 02 80




Honorary Consulate of  Luxembourg
Rzeźnicza 32 – 33p
50 – 130 Wrocław
tel. 71 346 70 87
luxemburg@konsulat.wroclaw.pl

Consulate of Kingdom of Norway
Rynek 7, V floor
50 – 106 Wrocław
tel. 048 601 701 158
consulate@norway.wroc.pl




Consulate of United Mexican States
Przejście Garncarskie 12
50 – 106 Wrocław
tel. 71 344 68 56
wroclaw@spiz.pl

Honorary Consulate of Slovak Republic
Armii Ludowej 21
51 – 214 Wrocław
tel. 71 78 50 369
konsulat@slowacji.wroclaw.pl




Honorary Consulate of Swede
Mydlana 2
51 – 502 Wrocław
tel./fax 71 30 21 300
administration.swecons.wro@volvo.com

Honorary Consulate of Great Britain
Oławska 2
50 – 123 Wrocław
tel./fax 71 344 89 61
consulate@kmc.com.pl




Honorary Consulate of  Ukraine
Jedności Narodowej 89
50 – 262 Wrocław
tel. 71 788 44 50
info@konsulat-ukraina.wroclaw.pl

Honorary Consulate of  Italian Republic
Pl. Kościuszki 10/1
50 – 028 Wrocław
tel. 71 343 71 97
consolatoitaliano.wro@gmail.com




Honorary Consulate of  Kingdom of Belgium
Legnicka 61
54 – 203 Wrocław
tel. 604 08 14 58
konsulat@plbe.eu

Honorary Consulate Republic of Lithuania
Pl. Powstańców Śląskich 1/114
53 – 332 Wrocław
tel/fax. 71 360 24 00/ 10
wroclaw@lithuaniaconsulatepoland.pl




Honorary Consulate Republic of Korea
Leona Petrażyckiego 57
52 – 434 Wrocław
tel. 71 738 39 72, 048 508 040 367
beata.chelpa@korea-consul.wroc.pl

Honorary Republic of Latvia
Armii Ludowej 21
51-214 Wrocław
tel. 71 773 74 64
konsulat@lotwy.wroclaw.pl


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