Poland

3-30-21

Poland’s post advises that the government has implemented a national lockdown from March 20 to April 9 due to COVID-19. The post will continue to provide postal services in line with public health measures and other restrictions, but will be operating with a reduced workforce. The processing and delivery of all types of inbound and outbound mail (letter-post, parcel-post and EMS items) will continue to be affected, and Poland’s post is unable to guarantee compliance with the agreed standards.

1-29-21

Poland’s post advises that the government has implemented a national quarantine. International air traffic remains open but operations are limited to a few airlines at the international airport in Warsaw. Poland is accepting mail to a reduced number of destinations including the United States.

12-22-20

Poland’s post advises that international mail acceptance operations are limited to a few airlines at the Warsaw airport. Mail is being accepted to the United States and some other destinations. Postal services to the United Kingdom are suspended until further notice because of interruptions in air and ground transport. 

10-29-20

Poland’s post advises that measures aimed at slowing spread of COVID-19 are still in force and will continue to affect services. In the case of parcel post, insured items and express mail service items addressed to persons in quarantine, the addressee will be contacted by telephone if possible before attempted delivery. If delivery is not possible the item will be returned to the post office for temporary storage and no notice will be left. The delivery will be attempted again once the quarantine is over.

International air traffic remains open but operations are limited to a few airlines at the international airport in Warsaw. Poland is accepting mail for the United States and a reduced number of other countries.

9-14-20

Poland’s post advises that measures aimed at slowing the spread of COVID-19 are still in force in Poland, and will continue to affect its services. International air traffic remains open, but operations are still limited to a few airlines at the international airport in Warsaw. Poland is accepting mail to a reduced number of destinations only: Australia, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovia, Brazil, Bulgaria (Rep.), China (People’s Rep.), Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Rep., Canada, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong (China), Hungary, Iceland, India, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Korea (Rep.), Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Mexico, Netherlands, Moldova, North Macedonia, Norway, Portugal, Romania, Russian Federation, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, Turkey, Ukraine, Uruguay, United Kingdom, and United States of America.

6-26-20

Poland’s post advises that updated measures aimed at slowing spread of COVID-19 have been implemented in the country. These steps will continue to affect services and impact procedures for collecting signatures for registered mail, insured parcels and other items. These measures and administrative or other decisions that may exclude particular areas from mail delivery will affect operations and service quality. In addition, international air traffic is open but operations are limited to several airlines at the international airport in Warsaw. Poland is accepting mail for the United States and a number of other countries.

3-20-20

Poland’s post advises that its airmail unit in Warsaw will be moving to a new location Feb. 17-29. Periodic disruptions in international outgoing and incoming mail are possible through March 10.