How can I contact the Papua New Guinea Embassy?
The Papua New Guinea Embassy is in Washington, with Cephas kayo serving as the Ambassador. The Embassy Of Papua New Guinea offers many services to the Papua New Guinea Citizen as well as for other citizens in the United States, such as Papua New Guinea passport renewal, emergency passport Issuing, attestation certificates, Papua New Guinea visa requirements for Diplomatic and official passport holders, etc.
1825 K Street, NW, Suite 1010, Washington DC 20006.
To know more, please visit: http://www.pngembassy.org
To allow for more ease of use and access, the Embassy/Consulate has established multiple Consulates across the country to offer its services seamlessly.
What are the primary activities performed by the Embassy/Consulate of Papua New Guinea located in Washington, USA?
The Embassy/Consulate assists travelers from the United States to Papua New guinea, and vice versa. It also plays a leading role in the educational exchange program, science, and technical development, arts, and culture sponsored by the Papua New Guinea government.
What are the other services offered by the Papua New Guinea Consulate/ Embassy in Washington?
Community Services: Embassy dealing with aiding the distressed the Papua New Guinea woman, community welfare societies providing help to the Papua New Guinean diaspora, registration of new organization with the Papua New Guinean Embassy, transportation of mortal remains to Papua New Guinean with due respect, sending and receiving legal documents/summons through Embassy
Commerce: Business news services, appointing Commercial representative, aiding the establishment of new businesses in the USA, maintaining regulation of both export and import in coordination with USA authorities, promotion of Papua New Guinea exporters and manufacturers in the USA, promoting Investing in Papua New Guinea, publishing list of exhibition and trade fair in Papua New Guinea
Education: Publishing Papua New Guinea centric activities in university and schools, providing no objection certificate to students for study in Papua New Guinea, registration of Papua New Guinean student aboard, study in Papua New Guinea promotion activities, doing a student exchange program, giving science and technology-related opportunities, academic research collaborations
What type of passport services are provided by the Papua New Guinean Embassy/Consulate?
The primary purposes of travel to the United States by Papua New Guinean nationals are tourism, higher education, employment, and other activities (such as parents visiting children, business events, etc.). In the United States, any foreign resident needs to possess a valid travel document, or the traveler will be deported to their home country. If the travel documents, such as a passport, got expired or were lost, the Embassy would work to provide new records to the traveller and issue an emergency Papua New Guinea passport based on the travel need of the applicant.
How many Papua New Guinea Consulates/Embassies in the United States to serve travelers?
The Papua New Guinea Embassy in Washington (address listed above) along with two Consulates/Embassy spread across the country to aid travelers to and from Papua New Guinea.
Honorary Consulate General of Papua New Guinea
4900 Woodway Drive, Suite 1200
Houston, TX 77056-1800
Honorary Consulate General of Papua New Guinea
P.O Box 2631
Fall Brook, CA 92028-2631
Does a Consulate operate out of Washington Consulate/Embassy?
There is no separate Consular address in Washington. Both Embassy and Consular service office located in the same address.
Can a traveler submit travel documents to the Papua New Guinea Embassy/Consulate in Washington?
Yes. The applicant can visit Papua New Guinea visa application centre for submission of documents, and they must be submitted by visiting the Papua New Guinea Embassy/Consulate in Washington, In the case of a Papua New Guinea e visa, a visit is not mandatory to the Embassy, Consulate, or Papua New Guinea authorised visa agent.
Can a traveler collect travel documents from the Papua New Guinea Embassy/Consulate in Washington?
Yes, you must visit the Papua New Guinea Embassy/Consulate in Washington to collect the documents. For Papua New Guinea electronic visa, you don’t require to visit.
What are the hours of operation of the Papua New Guinea Embassy/Consulate in Washington?
Papua New Guinea Embassy working hours are 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM.
What days is the Embassy/Consulate open?
The Papua New Guinea Embassy/Consulate operates Monday through Friday. It is closed on Saturdays, Sundays and, public holidays or any special days specified by the Consulate from time to time.
Is there an emergency phone number to reach the Washington Consulate/Embassy?
For any Consular emergency services, please contact number 202-498-0296 or 202-374-4121. The number is available during weekends and other Embassy holidays. For people who are in serious need, only contact the above number, and this service is only for Papua New Guinean citizens.
Does Papua New Guinea provide any E-visa?
Yes, there are two types of E-visa offered by Papua New Guinea as following
- USA to Papua New Guinea Business E-Visa Single Entry 1 Month
- USA to Papua New Guinea Tourist E-Visa Single Entry
What does Visa-Free Score for Papua New Guinea Passport mean?
To visit visa-free countries, Papua New Guinea passport accumulates points that decide the visit without a visa or to obtain a visa on arrival.
Need more information about Papua New Guinea Visa-Free Score, visit: https://www.passportindex.org/passport/papua-new-guinea/