Papua New Guinea High Commission, London

Consular Services

Consular Services include;

  • Providing general non-financial assistance to Papua New Guinea citizens
  • Providing emergency travel documents for PNG citizens
  • Legalisations  
  • Certifying Papua New Guinea Marriage and Birth Certificates
  • Keeping a record of registered citizens
 

INFORMATION FOR PAPUA NEW GUINEA CITIZENS

 

PASSPORT SERVICE INFORMATION UPDATE (January 2020)

PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT THIS MISSION NO LONGER ACCEPTS ANY PAYMENTS FOR PNG IMMIGRATION & CITIZENSHIP AUTHORITY APPLICATIONS.

  •  PNG passport holders applying for a new passport must contact a PNG ICA approved agent to handle their passport application. Payment of fees must be discussed with the agent.
  • To replace lost or damaged passports, kindly follow the above advise
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Registration

You are all encouraged to register with the Mission as soon as you arrive in the UK. In particular we encourage visitors and students to register so that we can introduce them to the PNG community and to our activities.

Furthermore, in the event that you find yourself in difficulties, the information you provide will be used by the Mission to assist you.

This information will not be divulged to any third party without your consent.

When you leave the United Kingdom, please inform the Mission so that we can update our records accordingly.

To register, please complete the registration form Download Here and send by email to info@pnghighcomm.org.uk

 Dual Citizenship

Dual citizenship is now permitted with the following countries:

  •  Australia
  • Fiji
  • Germany
  • New Zealand
  • Samoa
  • United Kingdom
  • United States of America
  • Vanuatu

 Please Note: All former PNG citizens are reminded that dual citizenship is not automatic and those that have obtained a foreign citizenship and are in possession of a foreign passport have consequently automatically lost their PNG citizenship.

Kindly go to www.immigration.gov.pg for all information relating to dual citizenship; or, email clientservice@immigration.gov.pg or citizenship@immigration.gov.pg.

You can also telephone (675) 3276100 for any further assistance.

Registration of Births, Deaths and Marriages

To register any Births overseas, kindly go to www.immigration.gov.pg and follow the instructions.

Please note that all babies and infants are required to have their own passports. Follow the guidelines and procedures on how to apply for a new passport to acquire a passport for your baby soon after birth.

For deaths and Marriages, you can contact the following;

The Registrar General
Attention: Registration Officer (deaths)
Office of Civil Registry
Department for Community Development
P O Box 7354
BOROKO, NCD
Papua New Guinea

Phone: (675) 323 6154 Fax: (675) 232 1056

Authentication of PNG Marriage and Birth certificates

 

If you are required to have your PNG Marriage or Birth Certificates authenticated for visa purposes, send the document to this Mission to have these certified for you.

 PUBLIC INFORMATION

Friends of PNG

We keep a record of ex PNG expatriates who are still interested in being involved and maintaining contact with the PNG community.

A registration form is available for you to Download Here. When completed, please send by email to info@pnghighcomm.org.uk

The information you provide will not be divulged to any third party without your consent.

Authentication of PNG Marriage and Birth certificates

For non-citizens who were married or were born in PNG, and require their PNG Marriage or Birth Certificates authenticated for marriage or immigration purposes, you may send the document to the Mission and we will have these certified for you.


Search & Official Copies of Certificates

Any non-citizen wishing to search for or request an official certificate should download and complete the application form Download Here and send to;

The Registrar General
Attention: Registration Officer (Births)
Office of Civil Registry
Department for Community Development
P O Box 7354
BOROKO, NCD
Papua New Guinea

Overseas character checks

For those of you who require PNG Police Checks to be conducted for employment, immigration and IPA purposes, contact the PNG police at;

The Royal Papua New Guinea Constabulary
Police Head Quarters
P O Box 85
KONEDOBU
National Capital District
PAPUA NEW GUINEA 

Phone: (675) 3226100 or (675) 3211222
Fax: (675) 3213686 or (675) 3211929

The fee for this service is K10.00 (PNG Kina) 


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