Papua New Guinea was admitted as an EITI Candidate country on 19 March 2014. According to the EITI Standard and transitional arrangements, the country must produce its first EITI Report within two years from becoming candidate. Validation will start within three years. The MSG is required to publish an annual activity report for 2014 by 1 July 2015.

EITI candidature application.

Annexes to the application include government documents, a workplan and civil society and industry documents.