Office of Legislative Council

Functions
1. Prepare and draft all Government Legislation, both primary (Acts) and secondary
(Regulations), initial and amending for presentation to Parliament;
2. Prepare subordinate legislation and instruments (Gazette notices, appointments,
determinations, proclamations etc) related to legislation;
3. Continued editing, Consolidation and printing of Papua New Guinea Laws; and
4. Provide advice and / or draft legislation for provincial and local-level Governments.

Objective

To provide the Prime Minister, Ministers and the National Executive Council with high quality and
timely policy, legislative and management advice in relation to National Plans.