The Papua New Guinea Institute of Valuers and Land Administration Inc. was incorporated in 1987, as a professional not to profit association under the laws and regulations of the Independent State of Papua New Guinea. The Institute functions to provide continuous professional development for the long term benefit of its members and the public, to raise the status, represent the views and advance the interests of the professions of Valuation, Land Administration, Property and Facilities Management and promote a high standard of integrity and efficiency in the professions. 

Annually the PNGIVLA hosts informative and educational conferences that bring together a wide scope of property professionals and decision makers to discuss various aspects relating to land, valuation, property and management. Forum such our annual conference is beneficial to our members and the general public who can have access and gain vital and informative insights into land, valuation, property expertise and further enhances their capacity and knowledge.