An emergency situation has been declared in Estonia due to the pandemic spread of the coronavirus in the world.

From 17 March there will be a temporary restriction on entry to Estonia for foreign nationals who do not hold an Estonian residence permit or right of residence, or have family members in Estonia. Foreigners are allowed to transit Estonia on the way to their home country if they do not show symptoms of COVID-19. At the border control travel documents and medical symptoms will be checked.There are no restrictions on exiting the country.

We care about your and everyone’s health. For this reason and in order to stop the spread of the coronavirus and flu, we kindly ask you to seriously consider whether coming to the representation is essential, and refrain from doing so if you are not feeling well, suspect that you or a family member has become infected, or you or a family member has been in an area of the coronavirus epidemic in the past 14 days. Thank you for your understanding!

In addition to previous measures, restrictions on movement are in force in Estonia from 14 March in line with the emergency situation.

On 17 March 2020, applications for Schengen visas and long-stay visas to Estonia can no longer be submitted at representations and visa centres of external service providers. This also applies to Schengen visa applications that are processed by Estonia on behalf of another member state.

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To Poland
February 2019 President Kersti Kaljulaid met President Andrzej Duda on the margins of the meeting of B9 presidents in Košice
June 2018 President Kersti Kaljulaid at the meeting of B9 presidents and at the Poland 100 Celebrations
March 2018 Prime Minister Jüri Ratas at the meeting of Baltic and Polish Prime Ministers in Vilnius
February 2018 Minister of Foreign Affairs Sven Mikser
October 2017 Minister of Defence Jüri Luik
September 2017 Prime Minister Jüri Ratas
September 2017 Minister of Foreign Affairs Sven Mikser at the conference for Polish Ambassadors in Warsaw
July 2017 President Kersti Kaljulaid participated at the Three Seas Initiatives Summit in Warsaw
May 2017 Minister of Foreign Affairs Sven Mikser 
April 2017 Minister of Foreign Affairs Sven Mikser 
November 2016 President Kersti Kaljulaid
June 2016 Prime Minister Taavi Rõivas
Detsember 2015 President Toomas Hendrik Ilves
April 2015 Minister of Foreign Affairs Keit Pentus-Rosimannus
September 2014 President Toomas Hendrik Ilves on a working visit in Gdańsk
July 2014 President Toomas Hendrik Ilves at the meeting of the heads of state of Central and Eastern Europe in Warsaw
June 2014 Chairman of the Riigikogu Foreign Affairs Committee Marko Mihkelson visiting the Sejm of Poland
June 2014 Minister of Foreign Affairs Urmas Paet
June 2014 President Toomas Hendrik Ilves at a working lunch with US President Barack Obama and heads of state of Central and Eastern Europe in Warsaw
March 2014 President Toomas Hendrik Ilves on a state visit to Poland
October 2013 President Toomas Hendrik Ilves at the meeting of the Heads of State of the Arraiolos Group in Karków
November 2013 Minister of Defence Urmas Reinsalu at the meeting of the Defence Ministers of Poland and Baltic States
August 2013 Commander of the Defence Forces Major General Riho Terras
July 2013 President Toomas Hendrik Ilves on a working visit to Warsaw
February 2013 Minister of Defence Urmas Reinsalu


To Estonia
June 2018 President Andrzej Duda at the Estonia 100 celebration in Tartu, at the Baltic Students’ Song and Dance Festival “Gaudeamus”
June 2018 Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki
June 2018 Minister of Foreign Affairs Jacek Czaputowicz
May 2018 Minister of Defence Mariusz Blaszczak
May 2017 Prime Minister Beata Szydło
June 2016 President Andrzej Duda
May 2016 Minister of Foreign Affairs Witold Waszczykowski
August 2015 President Andrzej Duda
March 2015 Working visit of Rafał Trzaskowski Secretary of State for European Affairs
December 2014 President Bronisław Komorowski
November 2014 Working visit of Ryszard Kalisz, Minister of the Interior
October 2014 Working visit of Józef Oleksy Deputy Marshal of the Sejm
March 2013 Prime Minister Donald Tusk
January 2013 Parliament Speaker Ewa Kopacz