Sunday trade ban in Poland and shopping Sundays in Poland in 2020

shopping Sunday in Poland in 2020

There are new regulations in Poland – stores can be open only on selected Sundays. In 2020, there will be 7 shopping Sundays in Poland: January 26, April 5, April 26, June 28, August 30, December 13, and December 20.

Trade ban does NOT include cinemas, restaurants, cafés, small local stores where the owner can work, stores at gas stations, flower shops, pharmacies. Shopping malls can be open but most of the stores inside will be closed (only cinemas, restaurants, pharmacies in shopping malls can be open). You can always do basic shopping at the gas stations (24/7).

Please note that stores in Poland are closed during bank holidays (with the exception of some small local stores and gas station stores). In 2020, there are the following public/bank holidays in Poland:

Wednesday, January 1, 2020 – New Year

Monday, January 6, 2020 – Epiphany

Sunday, April 12, 2020 – Easter

Monday, April 13, 2020 – Easter Monday

Friday, May 1, 2020 – Labor Day

Sunday, May 3, 2020 – Constitution Day

Sunday, May 31, 2020 – Pentecost

Thursday, June 11, 2020 – Corpus Christi

Saturday, August 15, 2020 – Army Day and the Assumption of Mary

Sunday, November 1, 2020 – All Saints Day

Wednesday, November 11, 2020 – Independence Day

Friday, December 25, 2020 – Christmas

Saturday, December 26, 2020 – Christmas

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