Welcome to the Investment Promotion Authority | Papua New Guinea

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. readmore

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.

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2015 Pacific Games
Go to the Downloads menu at the top and select Port Moresby 2015 in helpful link to get all the updates on preparations so far.


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.



Do It Online


Clients who wish to lodge their Annual Returns are advised that we have started accepting lodgments as of Monday 10th November 2014.

At the moment, you can only lodge your Returns manually.

Companies who lodge their Returns between November 2014 and January 2015 will pay using the normal fees.
As of February 2015, the Office of the Registrar of Companies will be implementing an increased fee for Annual Returns.
This is part of the change in fees for IPA statutory lodgments which is expected to be implemented by February 2015.

For more information please contact;
Team Leader Customer Services- 675 308 4448, Companies Office- 675 308 4454 or Snr Public Relations Officer-675 308 4420.
You can also email:online@ipa.gov.pg