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Iso 3166-2:pl

ISO 3166-2:PL is the entry for codes for the names of the principal subdivisions (e.g., provinces or states) of all countries coded in ISO 3166-1.

Currently for Poland, ISO 3166-2 codes are defined for 16 provinces.

Each code consists of two parts, separated by a hyphen. The first part is PL, the ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code of Poland. The second part is two letters.


  • Current codes 1
  • Changes 2
    • Codes before Newsletter I-1 2.1
  • See also 3
  • External links 4

Current codes

Subdivision names are listed as in the ISO 3166-2 standard published by the ISO 3166 Maintenance Agency (ISO 3166/MA).

Subdivision names are sorted in Polish alphabetical order: a, ą, b-c, ć, d-e, ę, f-l, ł, m-n, ń, o, ó, p-s, ś, t-z, ź, ż.

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Code Subdivision name English
PL-DS Dolnośląskie Lower Silesia
PL-KP Kujawsko-pomorskie Kuyavia-Pomerania
PL-LU Lubelskie Lublin
PL-LB Lubuskie Lubusz
PL-LD Łódzkie Łódź
PL-MA Małopolskie Lesser Poland
PL-MZ Mazowieckie Mazovia
PL-OP Opolskie Opole (Upper Silesia)
PL-PK Podkarpackie Subcarpathia
PL-PD Podlaskie
PL-PM Pomorskie Pomerania
PL-SL Śląskie Silesia
PL-SK Świętokrzyskie Holy Cross
PL-WN Warmińsko-mazurskie Warmia-Masuria
PL-WP Wielkopolskie Greater Poland
PL-ZP Zachodniopomorskie West Pomerania


The following changes to the entry have been announced in newsletters by the ISO 3166/MA since the first publication of ISO 3166-2 in 1998:

Newsletter Date issued Description of change in newsletter Code/Subdivision change
Newsletter I-1 2000-06-21 Introduction of a completely new subdivision layout Subdivision layout:
49 provinces (see below)
→ 16 provinces
Newsletter II-3 2011-12-13
Alphabetical re-ordering and source list update.

Codes before Newsletter I-1

Code Subdivision name
PL-BP Biała Podlaska
PL-BK Białystok
PL-BB Bielsko-Biała
PL-BY Bydgoszcz
PL-CH Chełm
PL-CI Ciechanów
PL-CZ Częstochowa
PL-EL Elbląg
PL-GD Gdańsk
PL-GO Gorzów
PL-JG Jelenia Góra
PL-KL Kalisz
PL-KA Katowice
PL-KI Kielce
PL-KN Konin
PL-KO Koszalin
PL-KR Kraków
PL-KS Krosno
PL-LG Legnica
PL-LE Leszno
PL-LU Lublin
PL-LO Łomża
PL-LD Łódź
PL-NS Nowy Sącz
PL-OL Olsztyn
PL-OP Opole
PL-OS Ostrołęka
PL-PI Piła
PL-PT Piotrków
PL-PL Płock
PL-PO Poznań
PL-PR Przemyśl
PL-RA Radom
PL-RZ Rzeszów
PL-SE Siedlce
PL-SI Sieradz
PL-SK Skierniewice
PL-SL Słupsk
PL-SU Suwałki
PL-SZ Szczecin
PL-TG Tarnobrzeg
PL-TA Tarnów
PL-TO Toruń
PL-WB Wałbrzych
PL-WA Warszawa
PL-WL Włocławek
PL-WR Wrocław
PL-ZA Zamość
PL-ZG Zielona Góra

See also

External links

  • ISO Online Browsing Platform: PL
  • Voivodships of Poland,
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