Katika - Expat Assistance

Exchange of driving license

An exchange a foreign driving license to polish is a procedure which takes different part of time: from 2 to a few weeks and it depends from the country where the driving license was issued. The rule is that a foreigner can exchange a driving license after 180 days of stay in Poland. Because of that we offer our help for people who are going to be in Poland longer than 180 days.

  • In particular cases there is a necessity to pass a theory test in Poland if the country which issued a driving license is not a party of the Vienna Convention or if the country do not have signed an agreement with Poland concerned a recognition of driving licenses
  • If a foreign driving license was issued on the definite period of time it might be a necessity to conduct medical examination for exchanging a driving license to polish
  • After exchanging a foreign driving license to polish the original document is keeping in the Office