It is with great pleasure that the Department of Community Development and Religion's website is online. The website will give an insight into the roles and functions of the Department as well as the Different Offices and the Acts and Legislation that we govern on behalf of the Government of Papua New Guinea. It also gives a brief about how the Department through its roles and function and also capture the Government's Direction as outlined in the Alotau Accord and in line with the relevant National Government Plans and Strategies such as PNG Vision 2050, Development Strategic Plan 2010-2030 and the Medium Term Development Plan 2011 - 2015. We value our commitment to communities, partners, stakeholders and our clients by performing our duties diligently