Parliament will rise until Tuesday 3rd, April at 2:00 PM for the 6th Meeting of the Tenth session

Hon. William Powi, MP

Southern Highlands Provincial

People's National Congress (PNC)

Parliamentary Services

Current: Re-elected to the 10th National Parliament for the Southern Highlands Provincial seat in the 2017 General Elections. Appointed Appointments Committee-Deputy Chairman and also the Legislation Committee- Deputy Chairman and a member of the Private Business Committee and Public Accounts Committee on the 29/09/2017

Past: First elected to the 9th National Parliament for the Southern Highlands Provincial seat in the 2012 General Elections as an People`s National Congress Party candidate. Governor for Southern Highlands Province 2012-2017


Religion: Christianity
Primary Education: Grade 1-6, Semin Community School (1977 to 1982)
Secondary Education: Nipa High School (1983-1986), St Fidelis College, Madang (1987-1989).
Tertiary Education: Waikato University, New Zealand (1995-1996), University of Papua New Guinea (1990-1993)

Achievements: Awarded a Masters Degree in Public Policy from Waikato University, New Zealand from 1997, earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree at UPNG in 1994
Community Interests:
Last Occupation Prior to Elections: Public servant prior to entering politics.

Contact Details

Parliament Office
C/-National Parliament, PO Parliament House WAIGANI, NCD 131, Papua New Guinea

Ph: +675 3277703
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