The Department of Information and Communication Technology is the government agency that over sight the PNG Digital Transformation Policy, develop appropriate ICT Policy framework, undertake in-depth research on ICT matters in the formulation of legislations and strategies that would support the development of the digital economy.
The department also disseminates development information to Government, Business and the Citizens of the country through various communication channels. The other related function is to ensure that major government sponsored international forums, events receive maximum publicity, and at the same time, promote PNG’s profile internationally.
The department is also responsible for developing a whole-of-government Digital Transformation Strategy to ensure that digital services are simple, clear and efficient. It will work with government agencies to ensure protection of privacy and security of people and businesses interacting with the Government.
The Website Standards and Guidelines is available for public consultation. Please click on the link below.
Download Website Standards and Guidelines (1st Draft)
The Cyber Security and Digital Standards oversights the protection of computer systems and networks from information disclosure, theft of or damage to their hardware, software, or electronic data, and standards and guidelines and standards for Websites, social Media and Domain Names
Mr. benedict Sike is the Manager for Digital Standards, and can be contacted at email@example.com