2018 UAS Levy, UAS Strategic Plan (2018-2022) and Project Report and Operational Plan 2018

NICTA has met the requirements of the National Information and Communications Technology Authority Act (the Act) in relation to plans for the delivery of the universal access and services in 2018 and the five-year period to 2022.

NICTA is seeking the comments and views of interested parties and members of the public on the following documents that will be available on the NICTA website (www.nicta.gov.pg) from Monday, 11 December 2017:

  • Universal Access and Services Strategic Plan, 2018-2022 (draft)
  • Project Report and Universal Access and Services Operational Plan, 2018 (draft)
  • Universal Access and Services Fund Levy 2018 (draft)

Written submissions and comments on these documents and the issues that are associated with the universal access and services delivery and funding in the period covered should be submitted to NICTA before or by the deadline of Monday, January 15, 2018.

All written submissions should be emailed to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by close of business, Monday, January 15, 2018. Copies of submissions received will be published on NICTA's public register consistent with the requirements under section 229(3) of the Act. Any respondent that wishes to claim confidentiality over information submitted should follow the procedures set out in the current guidelines on the submission of written comments to public consultations and public enquiries, which are available on NICTA's Public Register at www.nicta.gov.pg.

Enquiries in relation to this matter should be directed Mr. Kila Gulo-Vui at NICTA, who can be contacted on 3033227 during office hours or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


Charles S. Punaha

Chief Executive Officer



Issue Date:

8 December 2017

Close of Comments:

15 January 2018

Public Notice:

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Extension of Close of Comments:


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Bemobile Vodafone

Digicel PNG Limited

National Catholic Education Secretariat

Levy Pacific Island Chapter of Internet Society

Telikom PNG

Response to Comments Report:

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