National Official Business Register of Entities of the National Economy REGON
The REGON Register is a continuously updated collection of information on entities of the national economy in a computer system in the form of the central database and field databases . It was established on the basis of Article 41 paragraph 1 Point 1 of the Law on Official Statistics of 29 June 1995 (Journal of Laws of 2012, item 591, as amended)
Entries in the REGON register shall be done by the following:
- legal persons,
- organizational entities without legal personality,
- natural persons conducting economic activity (including those running individual farms),
- local units of above mentioned entities.
Each entity is given a unique identification number REGON. In accordance with Article 42 paragraph 6 of the Law on Official Statistics an entity is obliged to submit a relevant application within 14 days from the occurrence of the circumstances justifying the entry, change or deletion from the REGON register.
Applications for entry, change or liquidation of entities of the national economy in the register REGON are accepted in the Statistical Office in Katowice in room 014, ground floor, phone +48 32 779 12 35, +48 32 779 12 45, +48 32 779 12 29.
Certificates of the REGON identification number to entities on their explicit request are issued at the headquarters of the Office in Katowice room 014, ground floor, phone +48 32 779 12 35, +48 32 779 12 45, +48 32 779 12 29. Information about the identification number given to the entity and its local units shall be made available on the website of the CSO.
Sharing of data from the REGON register on order from third parties shall take place:
via e-mail: ,
via mail: Statistical Office in Katowice, ul. Owocowa 3, 40-158 Katowice
via fax: +48 32 799 13 00
at the Application desk
The REGON register is public and widely available, data on entities of the national economy are provided free of charge or for payment depending on the range of data.
In addition, matters related to the National Official Business Register of Entities of the National Economy REGON, including providing information to entities about how to register in the REGON register and record-keeping methodology, as well as IT support for the register shall be carried out in the Office in Katowice and its Branch Offices: in Bielsko-Biala, Bytom, Czestochowa, Rybnik, Sosnowiec.