It may be that an applicant is unable to sign the forms. In this case, a Power of Attorney may have been prepared with allows someone to sign on the individual’s behalf. A version of this POA, the Power of Attorney: New York Statutory Short Form published by the New York State Bar Association, has been translated into Polish below. If you have filled out this form, you may submit the Polish translation along with original English form. You may also complete the Polish form if you would like someone else to handle your application for the Polish pension.

For those living in other states where the form of the POA may be different, please consult a legal professional to determine if the Polish translation reflects the text of your particular POA. The translation of the English POA into Polish was generously completed by Legal Interpreters, LLC.