Invest In Papua New Guinea
Investors willing to explore business opportunities in Papua New Guinea have available to them numerous incentives to assist in their investment decision-making. The government has a range of direct and indirect taxation incentives based incentives for large and small proposals.
IPA Other Services
The IPA is the organisation that houses the Companies Office of PNG, the Securities Commission of PNG and the Intellectual Property Office of PNG, hence the roles and functions of the IPA is diversed.
The IPA is also the point of identification of markets for PNG exports and dissemination of investor- related information about PNG.
Default Companies list
Company owners who have their names on this list are advised to lodge their Annual Returns to ensure your company does not face the risk of being deregistered. Click here to view the list.
No further extension for Annual Return penalties
The IPA has issued a notice advising that there will be no further extensions to waiver Annual Returns penalty fees.
The waiver was up to 30 June 2017 but was later extended to 20 July 2017. Click here to download the notice in this regard.
Forms for Download
Application forms to register local companies, business names and associations are available under the Downloads section at the top menu.
For information on the prescribed fees see the bottom of this page under fee schedule.
Online Registry System back on
Our Online Registry System has been restored.
We thank you all for your patience and understanding as we tried to resolve the matter.
It is now business as usual.
Personal Property Security Registry now live
The IPA is pleased to announce that the Personal Property Securities Act Registry has gone live since May 9th 2016.
This now means that IPA will no longer register charges under the Companies Act.
Clients will need to register their charges online by going to the “Do it online” tab and clicking the “PPSR” option under the Personal Property Security option.
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