INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY (IP) PROTECTS ASSETS OF YOUR CREATIVITY
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY OFFICE OF PNG
The PNG IP Search is an “Intellectual Property (IP) Search Database” that provides access to Trademarks (Brands), Patents and Designs data on filed and/or registered or granted brands (trademarks) patents and designs (Industrial Designs) in Papua New Guinea
Useful Links for Business Start-Up
To Register A Business/Company in Papua New Guinea. Visit Investment Promotion Authority
To Register for Goods & Services Tax (GST). Visit Internal Revenue Commission
To Comply with Labeling & Advertising Requirements for Your Business, visit Independent Consumer & Competition Commission .
Useful Links for Enforcement:
For Enforcement of Right at the Borders for registered Trade Mark, Design or Invention in Papua New Guinea, Visit PNG Customs .
For any Suspicious or Illegal Border Activities relating to land, see and/or air transport of goods into or going out of Papua New Guinea, call Customs on (675) 7091 9000 ( or refer to Customs Wasman Hotline Information)
For Consumer Protection Complaint relating to any Product, Service or Business, lay a complaint with the Independent Consumer & Competition Commission (ICCC)
For any Illegal Business Activities within Papua New Guinea, contact Investment Promotion Authority