NEFC Background

Brief Background of NEFC

The National Economic and Fiscal Commission (NEFC) is an independent Constitutional advisory body of the State. It was established under the Organic Law on Provincial Governments and Local Level Governments (OLGPLLG).

Its main roles are to provide the Government with advice regarding:

OLGPLLG grants and other transfers from the National Government to Provincial and Local Level Governments. the level of funding that is available to Provincial and Local Level Governments how equitably total funding is split between the various Provinces and Local Level Governments economic, planning and financial management matters that impact on the system of financial transfer between the levels of government.

This website is intended to provide information about the NEFC, the system of intergovernment financing arrangments in Papua New Guinea and other fiscal matters regarding the 20 Provincial and 350 Local Level Governments.

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