Policy

March 6, 2000

Broadcasting Act,1999, amended 2009

South Africa’s Broadcasting Act passed in 1999 and amended a number of times including most recently in 2009. Broadcasting_Act
January 1, 2004

SABC Editorial Policies – Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently asked questions about the SABC’s editorial policies. SABC_editorial_policies_-_frequently_asked_questions
February 14, 2004

ICASA Position Paper – Ownership and Control January 2004

The ICASA Position Paper 2004 set out ICASA’s proposals around changing ownership and control regulations in the country. Industry argued that the regulations were too stringent […]
June 1, 2004

SABC Editorial Policies – 2004

The SABC’s editorial policies adopted in 2004. Editorialpolicies_rev
September 1, 2008

Broadcasting Digital Migration Policy for South Africa – September 2008

The Broadcasting Digital Migration Policy for South Africa sets out the parameters for migrating the country’s broadcasting system from analogue to digital. The particular focus of […]
March 5, 2009

Broadcasting Amendment Act, New Clauses passed in March 2009

Here is a copy of the Broadcasting Amendment Act passed in March 2009. Broadcasting_Amendment_Act_2009 (1)
July 1, 2009

Draft STB manufacturing sector development strategy for SA – July 2009

South Africa’s official draft STB manufacturing development strategy adopted in July 2009. Set_top_box_regulations
July 3, 2009

ICASA – Digital Terrestrial Television Regulations – 3 July 2009

ICASA – Digital Terrestrial Television Regulations – 3 July 2009 DTT_REGS_03_JULY_2009 (1)
July 22, 2009

Public Service Broadcasting Discussion Document, 22 July 2009

Here is the Public Service Broadcasting Discussion Document. Public_Service_Broadcasting_Discussion_Document_July2009
September 4, 2009

ICASA – Explanatory memo on the decision to withdraw and republish the DTT Regs – 4 Sept 2009

ICASA’s explanatory memo on the decision to withdraw and republish the DTT Regulations, gazetted on 4 September 2009 DDT_Regulations_-_4_September_09