The safe country concepts


Country Report: The safe country concepts Last updated: 22/05/23



Since the 2015 reform of the law, the safe country of origin concept is not applicable in Poland. The draft law submitted in 2017 (and updated in February 2019, yet not adopted as of February 2021) introduces the safe country of origin concept and foresees the adoption of national lists of safe countries of origin and safe third countries.

F. The safe country concepts contains sections on:

  1. First country of asylum

Table of contents

  • Statistics
  • Overview of the legal framework
  • Overview of the main changes since the previous report update
  • Asylum Procedure
  • Reception Conditions
  • Detention of Asylum Seekers
  • Content of International Protection
  • ANNEX I – Transposition of the CEAS in national legislation