Swearing-in of the Cabinet of Beata Szydło

On Monday, President Andrzej Duda appointed Prime Minister Beata Szydło and other members of the Council of Ministers. He also witnessed the swearing-in of the newly appointed Cabinet.


Photo: Chancellery of the Prime Minister

On behalf of the Polish Government, I would like to thank you and assure that we will do everything to keep the words of the oath we have just taken and to make our fellow countrymen aware that the Polish Government is going to address matters of every citizen. Each matter, even the smallest one, will be of equal importance to us, said Prime Minister Beata Szydło. The matters of our Homeland, of Polish women and men, will be of utmost importance to us, stressed the Head of the Government.

Composition of the Council of Ministers:

Apart from Prime Minister Beata Szydło, the President of the Republic of Poland appointed also the new Council of Ministers:

  • Piotr GLIŃSKI - to the positions of Vice President of the Council of Ministers and Minister of Culture and National Heritage
  • Mateusz MORAWIECKI - to the positions of Vice President of the Council of Ministers and Minister of Development
  • Jarosław GOWIN - to the positions of Vice President of the Council of Ministers and Minister of Science and Higher Education
  • Mariusz BŁASZCZAK - to the position of Minister of the Interior and Administration
  • Antoni MACIEREWICZ - to the position of Minister of National Defence
  • Witold WASZCZYKOWSKI - to the position of Minister of Foreign Affairs
  • Paweł SZAŁAMACHA - to the position of Minister of Finance
  • Zbigniew ZIOBRO - to the position of Minister of Justice
  • Dawid JACKIEWICZ - to the position of Minister of State Treasury
  • Anna ZALEWSKA - to the position of Minister of National Education
  • Jan SZYSZKO - to the position of Minister of Environment
  • Elżbieta RAFALSKA - to the position of Minister of Family, Labour and Social Policy
  • Krzysztof JURGIEL - to the position of Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development
  • Andrzej ADAMCZYK - to the position of Minister of Infrastructure and Construction
  • Konstanty RADZIWIŁŁ - to the position of Minister of Health
  • Marek GRÓBARCZYK - to the position of Minister of Maritime Economy and Inland Waterways
  • Anna STREŻYŃSKA - to the position of Minister of Digitisation
  • Witold BAŃKO - to the position of Minister of Sport and Tourism
  • Beata KEMPA - to the position of Minister - Member of the Council of Ministers
  • Elżbieta WITEK - to the position of Minister - Member of the Council of Ministers
  • Mariusz KAMIŃSKI - to the position of Minister - Member of the Council of Ministers
  • Krzysztof TCHÓRZEWSKI - to the position of Minister - Member of the Council of Ministers
  • Henryk KOWALCZYK - to the position of Minister - Member of the Council of Ministers

Prime Minister Beata Szydło is obliged to present the government agenda (exposé) and obtain the vote of confidence within two weeks as of the day of appointment.

After celebrations held at the Presidential Palace, Prime Minister Beata Szydło shall be greeted at the Chancellery of the Prime Minister and meet with the Ministers.


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