Olsztyn – the capital of Warmia and Mazury, the Land of Thousand Lakes, the home of Nicolaus Copernicus. It is the biggest city of the region with a youthful spirit, young population and a great social, economic and cultural potential.
The city of Olsztyn is the basic administrative unit of the local government established in order to organise the public life in the territory. It is a large administration centre and the capital of the Warmia and Mazury Voivodeship (Warmian-Masurian Voivodeship). As a modern agglomeration with well-developed metropolitan functionalities, characterised by a unique natural environment, exceptional quality of life and competitive conditions for business, it forms one of the most important economic, academic and cultural centres of north-eastern Poland. The geographical location of the city is particularly beneficial in the context of potential economic links with the Russian Federation, the Baltic and Scandinavian countries.