Team PNG is the elite of sport in PNG. Members of Team PNG represent the country at the highest level of international sport.
Team PNG is made up of the athletes and officials who represent Papua New Guinea at the Olympic Games, Youth Olympic Games, Commonwealth Games, Commonwealth Youth Games, Pacific Games and Pacific Mini-Games. The PNG Olympic Committee through its affiliation to the International Olympic Committee, Commonwealth Games Federation and Pacific Games Council is the sole proprietor of Team PNG and is responsible for endorsing the members of Team PNG to these Games.
A Chef de Mission and a General Management Team are appointed by PNGOC to manage Team PNG when it travels to the various Games.