How to legalise the stay of children under temporary protection after 24.08.23?

The stay of children under temporary protection in Poland is, in principle, legal until June 30, 2024. It should be pointed out, however, that until August 31, 2024, the right of residence in Poland is extended for those Ukrainian citizens who have legally arrived in Poland since February 24, 2022 in connection with the hostilities in Ukraine, who:  

– on June 30, 2024 are receiving pre-school education, realizing compulsory education or realizing compulsory education in the Polish educational system (in accordance with the Education Act);

– on June 30, 2024, are receiving education in a kindergarten or school operating in the Ukrainian educational system using distance learning methods and techniques;

– not later than in the 2022/2023 school year, they started studying at an industry secondary school, post-secondary school or school for adults;

This extension also applies to the parents or guardians of such persons if they are minors.

Until September 30, 2024, the stay of Ukrainian citizens taking the Polish baccalaureate exam on a revision date is extended.