Papua New Guinea

Drinking age in

Papua New Guinea


See below for more details on drinking age and alcohol purchase age in

Papua New Guinea

This is not legal advice. Check with local law enforcement what is the legal drinking age BEFORE drinking or purchasing alcohol while in the country.

More information:

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Alcohol Purchase Age

On Premise 18
Off Premise No Information

Alcohol Drinking Age

In Private 18
In Public No Information

Legal details

If at any point in the page above you find “No information” it means there is no specific mention in the legislation, but you still need to ask local law enforcement before drinking in .

It is prohibited for a minor to purchase, consume or attempt to purchase alcohol beverages. Any licence holder has to ensure that the customer who he sells or serves alcohol to, is at least 18 years of age. Violation of this law is punishable by a fine. Liquor Licensing Act (1963) Art 102-103

You can find more legal details and links here:Wikipedia Legal Drinking Age