Each foreign radio amateur wishing to operate an amateur station in Poland is obliged to know and apply Polish and international regulations concerning the Amateur Service and possess a radio amateur licence.
A foreign radio amateur can operate during short visits (up to 90 days) in Poland without obtaining any special authorization.
For longer stay in Poland a radio amateur must obtain the Amateur Radio Authorization (Pozwolenie radiowe) from the Office of Electronic Communications (Urząd Komunikacji Elektronicznej - UKE).
The Authorization is given for the whole stay in Poland but no more than 10 years.
A person applying for the Authorization has to fill out an application form (attached below) and pay the authorization fee.
A payment of 82,00 PLN must be done into the bank account:
Urząd Dzielnicy Wola m.st. Warszawy
Al. Solidarności 90
Postscript: Pozwolenie Radiowe RA
Bank Handlowy w Warszawie S.A.
54 1030 1508 0000 0005 5003 6045
An application form with attachments should be sent to the Office of Electronic Communications (UKE).Attachments:
- A copy of the radio amateur licence or CEPT Harmonised Amateur Radio Certificate (HAREC).
- Payment confirmation of 82,00 PLN authorization fee.
The Amateur Radio Authorization is given with maximum output power of 500 W.Additional information:
- e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
- fax: +48 22 53 49 175