This website is aimed at providing you information you need to know about the Ombudsman Commission of Papua New Guinea and to help you in your dealings with the organization.
With the continuous changes to modern technology, the Ombudsman Commission is determined to take advantage of the new technological developments in providing an efficient and effective service to the people of PNG and at the same time keep the people informed on its roles and functions.
This website brings to you the Mission and Vision of the organization, its history and purpose, how to make a complaint, relevant laws, OC news and answers some of the most frequently asked questions about the Commission.
Acting Chief Ombudsman Phoebe Sangetari; LLB, LLM
Ombudsman Phoebe Sangetari comes from Samba Village in Sohe District, Oro Province. She holds a Bachelor of Laws Degree from the University of Papua New Guinea and a Masters of Law Degree from the Australia National University (ANU) in Australia.
Prior to her appointment as an Ombudsman, Ms Sangetari served as Senior Legal Officer with the Ombudsman Commission of Papua New Guinea, Legal Officer with the Department of Environment & Conservation, Deputy Registrar with the Department of Mining, Assistant Secretary – Legal & Contracts with Department of Personnel Management, Director Senior Executive Services with Department of Personnel Management, and Deputy State Solicitor (International Law & Human Rights) with Department of Justice & Attorney