Statistical Office's building is designed to support disabled persons who use wheelchairs.
Since April 2012 there is also the possibility to use the assistance of a sign language interpreter.
According to the law dated 19 August 2011 on sign language and others means of comunication (Journal of Laws No. 209, item 1243) person permamently or temporarily experiencing difficulties with comunication has possibilty to use the assistance of a sign language interpreter in office.
Intention of using the assistance must be reported to Statistical Office no later than 3 working days before the intended settlement.
In Statistical Office in Białystok contact person appointed to this case is Ms. Magdalena Gabińska phone 85 7497 786.
Statistical Office will provide support for persons with disabilities in its designated time, and if it is not possible it would be determined another convenient date.
Using an interpreter in the office is free only for the entitled person, who is disabled within the meaning of the law of 27 August 1997 on vocational and social rehabilitation and employment of persons with disabilities (Journal of Laws of 2011, No. 127, item 721 and No. 171, item 1016).