Entry Permits & Fees

 

PNG ICS: Papua New Guinea Immigration and Citizenship Service

1) Migration Fees (Amendment) Regulation 2013

Visa Types

Visa Class

Fee (PGK)

Fee (AUD)

Extension Fee (PGK)

Late Extension Fee (PGK)

VISITOR

Tourist – Tour Package

 

Tourist – Own Itinerary

 

Visiting Relative

 

Yatchperson (Crew)

 

Yatchperson (Owner/captain)

 

Journalist / Reporter

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Easy Visitor Permit

(Issued on arrival in PNG to persons from eligible countries)

Nil

 

Nil

 

Nil

 

Nil

 

Nil

 

1,000

------

Nil

 

Nil

 

Nil

 

Nil

 

Nil

 

Nil

 

435

------

Nil

 

400

 

400

 

400

 

400

 

600

 

1,500

-----

400

2,000

 

2,000

 

2,000

 

2,000

 

2,000

 

3,000

-----

2,000

Business

Short Term Multiple Entry

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Short Term Single Entry

 

Restricted Employment Visa (REV) LNG only

(Single Entry business issued abroad and on arrival. REV LNG visas issued on arrival only)

1,000

-----

500

 

1,000

435

-----

215

 

435

1,500

-----

1,500

 

1,500

3,000

-----

3,000

 

3,000

               

 

Visa Types

Visa Class

Fee (PGK)

Extension Fee (PGK)

Late Extension Fee (PGK)

Working Resident

Employment

Consultant / Specialist

Short Term Employment

Business Person / Investor

Working Dependant

Dependant of Citizen (Working)

Dependant

1,000

1,000

1,000

1,000

1,000

1,000

100

2,000

2,000

2,000

2,000

2,000

1,500

200

4,000

4,000

4,000

4,000

4,000

3,000

1,000

Entertainer

Film-maker (Commercial)

Comedian (Commercial)

Musician (Commercial)

Gospel Group (Charity)

Cultural Group (Charity)

1,500

1,000

1,000

100

100

2,000

1,500

1,500

200

200

4,000

3,000

3,000

1,000

1,000

Student

Formal Education

Occupational Trainee

Dependant

100

100

100

200

200

200

1,000

1,000

1,000

Special Exemption

Foreign Official

Diplomat

Aid Worker / Volunteer

Researcher / Academic

Sportsperson

Film-maker (non-commercial)

Religious worker

Emergency Relief Worker

Medical Workers

Melanesian Spearhead Group

Domestic Worker (Accredited Diplomats)

Dependant of Diplomats &   International Organisations

Dependants

Dependant of PNG Citizens (non-working)

Nil

Nil

100

100

100

100

100

100

100

Nil

100

 

Nil

 

100

100

Nil

Nil

200

200

200

200

200

200

200

Nil

200

 

Nil

 

200

200

Nil

Nil

1,000

1,000

1,000

1,000

1,000

1,000

1,000

1,000

1,000

 

Nil

 

1,000

1,000

Long Term Residence

Resident (Long Term) other than a Missionary

Resident (Long Term) – Missionary

Dependant (Long Term). Fee covered by Principal applicant

5,000

 

Nil

Nil

200

 

Nil

Nil

 

 

 

 

 

Term

Description

Fee (PGK)

Change of Status

Legally dependant spouse with   teaching, medical or other essential skill professionals

 

Completed or is deemed to have completed their contractual commitments to an employer & who has obtained employment with an alternative employer (except those employed under the Employment of Non-citizen Act 2007)

 

Change of marital status whilst in PNG

 

A person affected by a legal change to the name and constitution of the employer organisation

1,500

 

 

 

3,000

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2,000

 

 

2,000

 

 

Additional Migration Fees for Former Over Stayers

Description

Overstay Period

Fee (PGK)

All visa types except those coverd under the Aid Status & Vienna Convention (Privileges & Immunities Act)

Up to 28 days

 

29 – 60 days

 

61 days – 1 year

 

From 1 year onwards (may also involve prosecution)

Nil

 

3,000

 

5,000

 

10,000

 

2) Citizenship (Amendment) Regulation 2013

Item

Service

Fee (PGK)

1

Application for Citizenship by Naturalisation

10,000

2

Application for Citizenship – approved refugees

500

3

Resumption of Citizenship

500

 

 

 

3) Passport (Amendment) Regulation 2013

Item

Service

Fee (PGK)

Fee (AUD)

1

Ordinary PNG Passport

 

Document of Identity

 

Certificate of Identity

 

Emergency Travel Document

 

(no special consideration will be given to applicants lodged through the normal 15 day processing period

100

 

100

 

100

 

100

 

 

45

 

45

 

45

2

Issuance of Passport to frequent traveller (This Travel document will have more passport pages but is yet to be in circulation)

200

 

3

Fast processing within two (2) days (additional fee applied to priority processing of applications for documents listed in Item 1 & 2)

200

90

4

Renewal of passport at Overseas Mission Only

100

45

5

Renewal of a lost, stolen, or damaged passport

First loss or damage

Second loss

Third loss

 

200

1,000

3,000

 

90

435

1,305

6

Issuance of an APEC Business Travel Card

400

 

7

Renewal of an APEC Business Travel Card

300

 

8

Issuance of a replacement APEC Business Travel Card

300

 

 

Please note that for all visas issued by the Consulate-General upon receipt of an Authority from PNG ICS Waigani in Papua New Guinea, a transmission fee of A$ 50.00 will be collected.

To download an Application and other Forms, please go to www.immigration.gov.pg