Department of Lands, Physical Planning, Environment and Conservation

Department of Lands, Physical Planning, Environment and Conservation

THE DEPARTMENT OF LANDS, PHYSICAL PLANNING, ENVIRONMENT AND CONSERVATION:

Headed by Secretary RAPHAEL NAGUAL under the ministerial leadership of Honorable JOHN TABINAMAN, ABG Minister for Lands. Its mandate is focused on:

  • Customary land
  • State land
  • Incorporated Land Groups
  • Physical planning
  • Bougainville Building Board
  • Water and sanitation
  • Conservation 

News and updates

  • Conducted a Regional Land Awareness Policy Workshop, June 5-14th. 
  • Sponsored Environment Day celebrations and competition at Unity Library of Bougainville
  • Held Lukautim Bougainville event to raise awareness and reduce consumption of single use plastic bags, including a cleanathon activity. 
  • Ran a landowners’ consultation to establish a management committee for Pirung Wildlife Management Area, 19th July.