Madang Province

The province is on the northern coast of mainland Papua New Guinea and has many of the country’s highest peaks, active volcanoes and its biggest mix of languages. The capital is the town of Madang.

Madang Province is a large region approximately 300 kilometres long and 160 kilometres wide with four large and many small offshore islands. The province totals 29,000 square kilometres and has a population of 365,106 (2000 census). The province shares land borders with East Sepik to the west, Enga, Western Highlands, and Jiwaka to the southwest, Chimbu and Eastern Highlands to the south, and Morobe to the southeast.

To the south lies the Bismarck Range with heights ranging over 4,000 metres. Mount Wilhelm, PNG’s tallest mountain at 4509m, being found in those ranges. Also in the south, the Ramu Valley separates the Bismarck Range from the Finisterre Range to the south east of the province. The mountains are timber rich with large stands of trees and rainforest, whilst the coastal plain of the vallery is open and studded with palm trees.

Provincial Finance Manager (PFM)Provincial Finance Office Contact
Mr. George KeruvP.O Box 2030 Madang
Madang Province
Phone: 442 3229/1430, 73340922
Fax: 442 1182

Districts and LLGs

Each province in Papua New Guinea has one or more districts, and each district has one or more Local Level Government (LLG) areas. For census purposes, the LLG areas are subdivided into wards and those into census units.

DistrictDistrict Finance ManagerDistrict CapitalLLGContacts
Madang DFOJoan YeniMadang
  1. Ambenob Rural
  2. Madang Urban
  3. Transgogol Rural
Tel: 71141036
BogiaReuben DanabenBogia
  1. Almami Rural
  2. Iabu Rural
  3. Yawar Rural
Tel: 729 07409
Middle RamuVivianne YabolSimbai
  1. Arabaka Rural
  2. Josephstaal Rural
  3. Simbai Rural
Tel: 72314973
Rai CoastJohn FlierlRai Coast
  1. Astrolabe Bay Rural
  2. Naho Rawa Rural
  3. Nayudo Rural
  4. Saidor Rural
Tel: 73411889
SumkarGeoffrey TaliaKarkar
  1. Karkar Rural
  2. Sumgilbar Rural
Tel: 720 88798
Usino BundiSamuel AbelUsino
  1. Bundi Rural
  2. Usino Rural
Tel: 78219820


Google Map Location to Madang Province


Provincial Finance Offices