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The Covid-19 coronavirus situation in Wroclaw, Poland – updates and restrictions


Located in Poland, the city of Wroclaw (Wrocław) has a population of 638.6K. The latest data indicates 6,012,635 cases of Covid-19 infection in Poland as of June 24, 2022 ,with 116,412 deaths. This represents a 54 percent increase from September 8, 2021, when 75,403 people died and 2,891,602 cases were registered, and a 94 percent increase from April 14, 2021, when 59,930 people were died and 2,621,116 infected.
We will review in the table below the effects of Covid-19 on visitors and daily life in Wroclaw.



Restriction Applied to Recent Update
Closing or restricting schools and universities

Students at colleges and universities

Closure of schools or their alterations so the school operation differs significantly from standard non-Covid-19 operations

The closure of workplaces and the move to working from home

Workers in offices

No reduction of workplaces in significant differences compared to non-Covid-19

Cancellation of public events and shows

638.6K residents who live in Wrocław

No cancellation of scheduled events for the public

Restrictions on gatherings

638.6K residents who live in Wrocław

Gatherings can be held in Wrocław without restriction

Public transportation shuts down

People who use public transportation

There are no measures to restrict public transportation

Order to stay at home or abstain from going out

638.6K residents who live in Wrocław

No order to remain at home in Wrocław

Movement restrictions between cities or regions

Intercity travelers

Unrestricted movement between cities and regions

Restrictions on international travel for foreign travelers

Foreign travelers

Foreign travelers are not subject to any restrictions

Governmental cash assistance for people without jobs or unable to work

Unemployed citizens

People with no jobs or who are unable to work will not receive income assistance

Financial obligations of households are being frozen (e.g., there is no repayment of loans, water services are not stopped, or evictions are prohibited)

Qualified households

No payment relief for debts or contracts

Campaigns aimed at informing the public

638.6K residents who live in Wrocław

A coordinated campaign to inform the public through traditional or social media

Government policy regarding access to PCR tests (not antibody tests for immunity)

Symptomatic individual

People who suffer symptoms AND meet specific criteria (such as certain key workers, patients admitted to hospital, people who came into contact with a known case, and returning home from overseas)

In the case of a positive diagnosis, the government's contact-tracing policy

Diagnosed with a positive result

No contact tracing If a positive result is identified

Public spending to Covid-19 vaccine development

638.6K residents who live in Wrocław

Facial covering policies outside the home

People leaving the house

The wearing of a face covering may be required in some specified shared or public areas outside the home when other people are present or when social distancing cannot be achieved

Vaccine delivery policies for different groups

Different groups

Vaccines available to all

Policy for protecting the elderly in long-term care facilities and in their communities

Elderly people

No measures to protect the elderly




Changes in coronavirus status in the past few months



Restriction April 14, 2021 September 8, 2021

Closing or restricting schools and universities

All educational institutions should be closed

Closure of schools or their alterations so the school operation differs significantly from standard non-Covid-19 operations

The closure of workplaces and the move to working from home

All employers except essential ones (e.g. grocery stores, doctors) must close or permit working from home

The authorities in Wroclaw recommend that companies close down or operate from home, or observe significant changes compared to pre-Covid-19

Cancellation of public events and shows

All public events must be cancelled

The Wroclaw authorities recommend canceling public events

Restrictions on gatherings

Limits on gatherings of ten or fewer people

Limitations on group gatherings of 100 to 1000 participants

Public transportation shuts down

The authorities recommend closing routes, reducing volumes, or reducing transportation methods

There are no measures to restrict public transportation

Order to stay at home or abstain from going out

People are advised not to leave the house

No Changes

Movement restrictions between cities or regions

It is recommended not to travel between regions or cities

Unrestricted movement between cities and regions

Restrictions on international travel for foreign travelers

Quarantine arrivals into Wroclaw from all, some, or most of the regions

No Changes

Governmental cash assistance for people without jobs or unable to work

The government is replacing 50% or more of the lost salary, or is paying a flat sum that is greater than all the lost salary 50% median salary

No Changes

Financial obligations of households are being frozen (e.g., there is no repayment of loans, water services are not stopped, or evictions are prohibited)

A narrow relief tailored to a specific contract type

Provides extensive contract relief and debt relief

Government policy regarding access to PCR tests (not antibody tests for immunity)

Conducting tests on any person showing symptoms of Covid-19

No Changes

In the case of a positive diagnosis, the government's contact-tracing policy

Not every case involves contact tracing

No Changes

Vaccine delivery policies for different groups

Access to key workers, clinically vulnerable groups, and aged groups

Vaccines available to all

Policy for protecting the elderly in long-term care facilities and in their communities

Recommendation for isolation, hygiene, and visitor restrictions for elderly people who reside in nursing homes

No Changes



*Credit and clarification: some of the data were collected from a variety of sources such as Oxford COVID-19 Government Response Tracker, Blavatnik School of Government, University of Oxford, And others. the data are for general information only, And we do not take responsibility for the use and accuracy of it. We wish you a safe and enjoyable trip!

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