What We Do

Protecting the border and promoting prosperity.

The Papua New Guinea Immigration and Citizenship Authority (ICA) is responsible for managing Papua New Guinea’s borders in relation to the movement of persons into and out of the country.

This work includes visa processing, integrity checking and compliance and enforcement activities. In addition, ICA is responsible for assessing and issuing applications for Papua New Guinea Passports and supporting the Citizenship Advisory Committee in relation to application for Papua New Guinean Citizenship.

On this website you will find a range of information in relation to the work of ICA, including information about visa requirements together with necessary application forms. ICA encourages all visitors to make use of this website as an important information resource.