passport of Papua New Guinea

Papua New Guinea Passport

Passport rankings out of 193 countries

Freedom of travel124

Asset protection95

Quality of life112

"Plan B"124

About Papua New Guinea

A state in the eastern part of the Pacific Ocean. It occupies part of the island of New Guinea, the northern part of the Solomon Islands, the Bismarck Archipelago, the D’Entrecasteaux Islands and a number of other islands. The country has land borders only with Indonesia, sea borders with Australia, Nauru, Solomon Islands and Micronesia.

Papua New Guinea is part of the Commonwealth of Nations. The head of state is the Queen of Great Britain, who is represented on the islands by the Governor General. The economy is based on industry, agriculture and services. The country produces gold, copper, oil, silver, grows coffee, cocoa, vanilla and other crops.


8.93 million


Port Moresby

Official language

English, Hiri Motu, Tok Pisin

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Grounds for obtaining a Papua New Guinea passport

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Birth to citizens of the country

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Marriage to a citizen of the country

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Work for the country's government

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Estimated time: 8 years

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Parents citizenship

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Special conditions

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Special services to the state

Obtaining a Papua New Guinea passport by naturalization: requirements for applicants

Knowledge of state language

Assimilation or cultural knowledge

Stable financial status

Good health

No criminal records