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Agriculture and rural development

Poland – CAP Strategic Plan

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An overview of Poland’ formally approved strategy to implement the EU’s common agricultural policy (CAP) nationally, as well as information on the process and related documents.


Rural areas
In Poland, rural areas and agricultural areas occupy 85% and 52% of the country’s area, respectively.
15 million people
Rural population
Rural areas are inhabited by about 15 million people
1.4 million
In total, approximately 1.4 million farms are identified

Goal and strategy

Poland’s Strategic Plan for 2023-27 will support the sustainable development of farms, the processing sector and the improvement of living and working conditions in rural areas. It will support the protection of water, soil, air and biodiversity and promote the production and use of sustainable energy. It will also focus on small farmers and animal welfare.

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Factsheet19 September 2023
At a glance: Poland's CAP Strategic Plan

Overview of key elements and choices defined by Poland in its approved CAP Strategic Plan for the implementation of the CAP 2023-27.

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    Przegląd kluczowych elementów i wyborów określonych przez Polskę w zatwierdzonym planie strategicznym WPR dotyczącym wdrażania WPR na lata 2023–27.

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Poland's CAP Strategic Plan 2023-27

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More information on the national website


  1. 30 August 2023
  2. 20 April 2023
  3. 31 August 2022

    The Commission approved Poland’s CAP Strategic Plan.

  4. 15 July 2022

    Poland submitted a revised proposal, addressing the Commission’s observations on the first draft.

  5. 21 April 2022

    Poland’s comments on Commission observation letter.

  6. 31 March 2022

    Commission sent an observation letter on Poland’s CAP Strategic Plan.

  7. 22 December 2021

    Poland submitted its first proposal for a CAP Strategic Plan.

  8. 18 December 2020

    Commission issued a Staff Working Document containing recommendations for Poland’s CAP Strategic Plan.

Legal basis

Regulation (EU) 2021/2115 establishing rules on support for strategic plans to be drawn up by EU countries under the common agricultural policy (CAP Strategic Plans).


Specific requests to review the CAP Strategic Plan

20 JULY 2023
Art. 120 letters – Assessment of the impact on the CSP of changes to Land Use, Land Use Change and Forestry, and the Effort Sharing Regulations

Implementing decision

Poland's CAP Strategic Plan – implementing decision
Poland's CAP Strategic Plan – annex to the implementing decision

Observation letters

28 APRIL 2022
Commission observation letter on Poland's CAP strategic plan
28 APRIL 2022
Poland's comments on Commission observation letter

Staff Working Documents

Commission Staff Working Document SWD2020 (389) – Poland

30 MARCH 2021
Dokument roboczy służb Komisji SWD 2020 (389) - Polska