New Austrian honorary consulate opens its doors in Wroclaw

Services for citizens, economy, science and culture as focus

Vienna, 27 August 2015 - Grzegorz Schetyna, the Polish Minister of Foreign Affairs opens the new Austrian honorary consulate in Wrocław together with Thomas M. Buchsbaum, the Austrian ambassador in Poland on 27 August 2015. The opening simultaneously is connected to the handover of office to the new Austrian honorary consul Dr. Edward Wąsiewicz.

The new honorary consul, the manager and university lecturer Dr. Edward Wąsiewicz already has presented the focal points of his work: “I wish to further the popularity of Austria – the beautiful and the modern Austria, the EU-Partner Austria, a country of culture- and of tourism, a successful economy and her pioneering innovations, from which we can learn and profit. I want to promote civic engagement and cross-border understanding, thereby fostering a comprehensive partnership between Poland and Austria based on our common European roots.”

new Austrian honorary consulate´s address in Wrocław:
ul. Skwierzyńska 21 / 10
53-521 Wrocław
phone: (+48) 782 173 777
E-Mail: sekretariat(at)


Austrian Embassy Warsaw
phone: (+48) 22 841 00 81