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Public Notice- Type Approval Workshop
Thursday, February 11, 2016
Botswana's Latest Numbering Plan/Allocations
Monday, January 11, 2016
Digital Terrestrial Television Licensing Framework Document
Friday, January 8, 2016
Invitation For Submission On Digital Terrestrial Television Licensing Framework

The Communications Regulatory Authority Act No. 19 of 2012 Section 6 Subsection 2 (h) provides that the Botswana Communications Regulatory Authority (BOCRA) “process applications for and issue, licences, permits, permissions, concessions and authorities for regulated sectors as may be prescribed”.

BOCRA has developed the Digital Terrestrial Television Licencing Framework to be used in the digital terrestrial television broadcast licensing. All digital terrestrial licences will be issued based on the licencing framework.

Stakeholders and interested parties are invited to make submissions to be considered in the final document which shall be the framework for licensing digital terrestrial television broadcasting in Botswana. Please note that this does not include cable, satellite, IPTV and other forms of broadcasting.

The document will be available and accessible from the BOCRA Website on the 8th January 2015.

The deadline for submissions is at close of business on the 23rd January 2015.

Following your comments, BOCRA will do the analysis and consider way forward which will include a consultative workshop to finalise the document.

You may send your comments to Itumeleng Batsalelwang (Mr) on email: or tel: 3685520.

Friday, December 19, 2014
Internet Connection Disruption

Read here for the announcement on Internet Connection Disruption.

Friday, August 29, 2014
Dispute Resolution Policy And Procedure

Click the titles below for the  Dispute Resolution Policy and the Draft Dispute Resolution Procedure 

Dispute Resolution Policy

Draft Dispute Resolution Procedure

Thursday, August 21, 2014
Guidelines On Minimum Requirements For Internet Connectivity In Hospitality Facilties

Click here for the Guidelines on Minimum Requirements for Internet Connectivity in Hospitality Facilities.

Sunday, August 10, 2014
Mobile Bill Shock

Click here for the Mobile Bill Shock.

Sunday, August 10, 2014
Complaints Handling Procedure

Click here for the Complaints Handling Procedure.

Sunday, August 10, 2014
Approved Quality Of Service Guidelines

Click here to download the Approved Quality of Services Guidelines.

Monday, August 4, 2014