When the writs are issued, the 7-day nomination period, for intending candidates contesting the 111 seats in the National Parliament, will open.
PNG Electoral Commissioner Patilias Gamato told Loop PNG this morning that preparation is on target and an official statement will be released this afternoon.
“We are ready,” Gamato said.
The election nomination period will close at 4pm on April 27.
There will be 8 weeks of campaign period, from 20 April – 23 June.
Polling will run from 24 June – 8 July, followed by the counting period.