List of Administrators and High Commissioners of Papua New Guinea

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This is a list of viceroys in Papua New Guinea from the creation of the Territory of Papua and New Guinea in 1945 until the territory's independence in 1975. Since independence, the viceroy in Papua New Guinea has been the Governor-General of Papua New Guinea.

Administrators of Papua and New Guinea (1945–1973)[edit]

In 1971, the name of the territory was changed to Papua New Guinea.

High commissioners of Papua New Guinea (1973–1975)[edit]

  • Leslie Wilson Johnson, 1973–March 1974, continued
  • Thomas Kingston Critchley, March 1974–16 September 1975

On 16 September 1975, Papua New Guinea achieved independence. For a list of viceroys in Papua New Guinea after independence, see Governor-General of Papua New Guinea.

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