Reservations and Declarations for Treaty No.031 - European Agreement on the Abolition of Visas for Refugees
Nature of declaration : Declarations, Denunciations, Derogations
Status as of 21/09/2019
PolandDeclaration made at the time on signature on 19 May 2004 – Or. Engl./Pol.
Settlement in the meaning of Article 5 of the European Agreement on the Abolition of Visas for Refugees shall be construed as the stay related to the transfer of the refugee’s important vital interests, for which the refugee was granted a permit different than a visa in line with provisions regulating the entry, transit, stay and departure of aliens from the territory of the Republic of Poland.
Stay for which the refugee was granted a permit for the purpose of attending an educational establishment, medical establishment, convalescent home or other similar institutions shall not constitute settlement within the meaning of the said Article 5.
Period covered: 20/04/2005 - 20/04/2005
Articles concerned : 5