Policy constitutes the context in which legislation and regulation are implemented. Policy competence resides in the hands of the Minister of Communications and ICASA is required to take this into account when drafting regulations under the Electronic Communications Act.
[30 January 2017] The B-BBEE ICT Sector Council presented on its progress in implementing the ICT Sector Code to the Portfolio Committee for Telecommunications and Postal Services on 24 January 2017. The Council noted that [...]
[17 January 2017] The engagement has been cancelled as the the Minister, Deputy Minister and Director-General are not available on the proposed dates. ___ [9 December 2016] The Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Telecommunications and Postal Services will host [...]
[15 October 2016] Department of Communications Annual Report 2015/2016 Auditor General briefing on DoC Perfomance 2015/16 ___ [20 April 2016] Department of Communications Strategic Plan 2015.16 - 2019.20 ___ [8 August 2015] Annual Performance Plan 2015/16 - [...]
New political arrangement: Department of Telecommunications and Postal Services + Department of Communications
[12 August 2016] One of the annexures in the court papers filed by the Minister of Telecommunications and Postal Services against ICASA as regards the Invitation to Apply published by the latter, is the Memorandum of [...]
[30 July 2016] Below is a set of links to ICT, Broadband and related policies adopted or in the process of being adopted by African governments. This is not a complete list (particularly as regards Francophone [...]
[16 March 2016] We have obtained a copy of the final report of the Portfolio Committee for Telecommunications and Postal Services on the discussion of possible regulation of OTTs hosted by the Committee on 26 [...]