Membership Information

The Papua New Guinea Institute of Directors is a Registered Association under the Associations Incorporations Act.

Membership Categories

In the grades of Member or Fellow, is available to a person who is:

  • a Director of a Company registered under the PNG Company Act 1997, or
  • an elected or appointed Member of the Board of a Papua New Guinea Government statutory authority or council, or
  • a duly admitted Member of a governing board or council of a legally constituted association or organisation registered under the laws of Papua New Guinea, or
  • a Partner within a formal Partnership Agreement established within Papua New Guinea, and
  • Must have sat and completed the PNGID Directors Development Course Program.

Is available to a person who is:

  • a sole trader, or
  • a duly appointed Secretary, Executive Director, Director General or Public Officer to such a Company, Board, Council, Statutory Authority, Association or Partnership previously described; and
  • within an occupation, profession or pursuit that provides interest in corporate governance.

All members are required to agree to abide by the Institute’s Constitution, Rules of Association and Code of Professional and Ethical Conduct.

Membership Application Fees

APPLICATION for MEMBERSHIP may be made by completing and forwarding the Membership Application Form to the Institute together with the payment of the Annual Subscription Fee. The application must be supported by 2 current financial members of the Institute, who must nominate and second your application.

ADMITTANCE to the Institute in the Grade of Associate Member, Professional Member or Fellow will be as determined by the Board.

ANNUAL SUBSCRIPTIONS: Cadets K 200.00, Associate Member K 300.00, Professional Members/Fellow K 400.00. The Admission fee is K100.00. The annual subscriptions are renewed annually.

A CERTIFICATE OF MEMBERSHIP will be issued on grading and payment of the appropriate Annual Subscription.