When launching the Electoral Roll, the PNGEC also released the 2022 national election program. The dates for the elections are as follows:
Issue of writs – April 28
Close of Nominations – May 5th
Polling – June 25th to July 8th
Return of Writs – July 29th
PNGEC's focus is to strengthen coordination between the provincial administration and key stakeholders for efficient and successful 2021 electoral roll update and the 2022 national election. However, funding is yet to be made available for the operations.