More than 66 thousand Ukrainians applied for residence permit in Poland this year

According to the Polish office for foreigners, more than 100 thousand foreigners have applied for the residence permit since the beginning of 2017, which is 40 percent more than last year.

The largest group of foreigners who requested residence permit in Poland are Ukrainians more than 66 thousand, followed by Belarusians 5 thousand, Indians 4 thousand, Chinese 3,5 thousand and Vietnamese 3 thousand.

In the vast majority of cases (87 per cent) foreigners applied for temporary residence permits in Poland for a period of three years.

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