Botswana Communications Regulatory Authority - BOCRA

Botswana Communications Regulatory Authority - BOCRA BOCRA was established through the Communications Regulatory Authority Act (CRA Act) of 2012 to regul

The Botswana Communications Regulatory Authority (BOCRA) was established through the Communications Regulatory Authority Act (CRA Act) of 2012 on the 1 April 2013. The CRA Act replaced the Broadcasting Act [Cap 72:04], the Telecommunications Act [Cap 73:03], and caused the amendment of the Postal Services Act to create a converged or an integrated regulatory authority for the communications indust

ry. BOCRA is responsible for the regulation of the communications sector in Botswana, comprising telecommunications, Internet and Information and Communications Technologies (ICTs), radio communications, commercial broadcasting, postal services and related matters.

Join us in congratulating Mrs Tebogo Mmoshe who has been appointed as a Board Member for the International Institute of ...
23/11/2023

Join us in congratulating Mrs Tebogo Mmoshe who has been appointed as a Board Member for the International Institute of Communications (IIC). Mmoshe The first African woman to be appointed to lIC Board since its inception in 1969.

Let us join hands to congratulate Ms Basebi Mosinyi who has been appointed as Chair of Committee 2 of the World Radio Co...
21/11/2023

Let us join hands to congratulate Ms Basebi Mosinyi who has been appointed as Chair of Committee 2 of the World Radio Conference (WRC) at the ongoing WRC2023. Ms Mosinyi is the first woman to chair the Credentials Committee since the first WRC of 1993.

ITU INTERVIEWS @ RA-23: Basebi Jacqui Mosinyi, Deputy Director, Spectrum Management, BOCRA - https://youtu.be/U2hgHsnQku...
20/11/2023

ITU INTERVIEWS @ RA-23: Basebi Jacqui Mosinyi, Deputy Director, Spectrum Management, BOCRA - https://youtu.be/U2hgHsnQkuc?si=mQsiTuMNEtY0E9Ue Mosinyi is a nominee of Chair of Committee 2 of World Radiocommunication Conference (WRC).

Interview with Basebi Jacqui Mosinyi, Deputy Director, Spectrum Management, Botswana Communication Regulatory Authority (BOCRA) at the Radiocommunication Ass...

Zero Male Su***de  ’sDay
19/11/2023

Zero Male Su***de ’sDay

16/11/2023

Consultation on IPv6 Deployment Guidelines

BOCRA is mandated by Section 38 of the Communications Regulatory Act (CRA Act) of 2012 to establish and maintain a non-discriminatory and efficient numbering and Domain Names System regulatory frameworks to be applied by all service and licensed operators.

The CRA Act further mandates BOCRA to make industry regulations for the better carrying out of its responsibilities, including, developing or adopting international standards such as Internet Protocol Version 6 (IPv6) standard to be applied to its regulated sectors. This is undertaken to ensure fair access to such services and efficient allocation of numbering and domain names.

In pursuit of this mandate, the Authority has enacted the IPv6 Guidelines. These Guidelines shall provide the processes and steps to be followed by any organisation seeking to deploy IPv6 in their network. The said Guidelines shall describe the planning and implementation requirements for the deployment of IPv6 at organisational level.

To access the Consultation document, kindly access at this link:

https://www.bocra.org.bw/sites/default/files/Draft_IPv6_Deployment_Guidelines_15.11.2023.pdf

13/11/2023

Catch BOCRA live on RB2 this morning at 07:30hrs discussing SIM Card registration

09/11/2023
08/11/2023

Register to attend this powerful workshop designed to equip the Elderly/Pensioners with essential digital skills. Encourage your loved ones to register also.
Register at the Maun Public Library or call 6865687.
Supported by Botswana Communications Regulatory Authority - BOCRA,
Botswana National Library Service - BNLS and Ministry of Communications, Knowledge and Technology-Botswana.

BOCRA at a ground breaking ceremony for Molete Primary School, where the Authority is constructing two blocks comprising...
03/11/2023

BOCRA at a ground breaking ceremony for Molete Primary School, where the Authority is constructing two blocks comprising three classrooms and a computer lab.

30/10/2023

BOCRA Shares Internet Tips and Cyber Hygiene

30/10/2023

BOCRA Shares Useful Tips on Cybersecurity - Internet Security and Cyber Hygiene

28/10/2023

Promote online child protection by teaching the children about privacy settings and assisting them to lock their devices...
28/10/2023

Promote online child protection by teaching the children about privacy settings and assisting them to lock their devices.

BOCRA joined in, painting the country pink in supporting those with breast cancer and survivors.
27/10/2023

BOCRA joined in, painting the country pink in supporting those with breast cancer and survivors.

Encourage open and honest conversations with your children about online safety. Teach them about potential risks and how...
23/10/2023

Encourage open and honest conversations with your children about online safety. Teach them about potential risks and how to handle uncomfortable situations.

Breast Cancer Awareness Month
23/10/2023

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

To create a digitally healthy environment for our communities we will have to activity clean it up ourselves.
19/10/2023

To create a digitally healthy environment for our communities we will have to activity clean it up ourselves.

To create a digitally healthy environment for our communities we will have to activity clean it up ourselves.
19/10/2023

To create a digitally healthy environment for our communities we will have to activity clean it up ourselves.

Improve online safety by sharing your cybersecurity knowledge with family and friends. Promoting consumer empowerment in...
16/10/2023

Improve online safety by sharing your cybersecurity knowledge with family and friends. Promoting consumer empowerment in a digital world.

BOCRA - Supporting Schools Prize Giving CeremoniesOn 13 October, BOCRA took time to support Gosemama and Motshegaletau P...
15/10/2023

BOCRA - Supporting Schools Prize Giving Ceremonies

On 13 October, BOCRA took time to support Gosemama and Motshegaletau Prize Giving ceremonies.

URGENT PUBLIC NOTICE - Malicious Phishing LinkBOCRA has discovered a link pretending to be a BOCRA recruitment portal. T...
11/10/2023

URGENT PUBLIC NOTICE - Malicious Phishing Link

BOCRA has discovered a link pretending to be a BOCRA recruitment portal. The public is informed that this information is not associated with BOCRA and the link should not be accessed to avoid data theft.

URGENT PUBLIC NOTICE - Malicious Phishing LinkBOCRA has discovered a link pretending to be a BOCRA recruitment portal. T...
11/10/2023

URGENT PUBLIC NOTICE - Malicious Phishing Link

BOCRA has discovered a link pretending to be a BOCRA recruitment portal. The public is informed that this information is not associated with BOCRA and the link should not be accessed as this is a malicious phishing link.

NB. BOCRA recruitment information is always advertised from its official website page. www.bocra.org.bw

Public Notice - SIM card Registration Project
10/10/2023

Public Notice - SIM card Registration Project

Mental health is a universal human right.
10/10/2023

Mental health is a universal human right.

09/10/2023
Botswana Joins the World to Commemorate World Post Day 2023Venue: Maokane villageDate : 09 October 2023
09/10/2023

Botswana Joins the World to Commemorate World Post Day 2023

Venue: Maokane village

Date : 09 October 2023

Catch Messrs Nyelesi and Moepeng on Duma FM Monday morning discussing cybersecurity.   Botswana Communications Regulator...
08/10/2023

Catch Messrs Nyelesi and Moepeng on Duma FM Monday morning discussing cybersecurity.


Botswana Communications Regulatory Authority -

Improve your safety online by securing your Wi-Fi connections.
06/10/2023

Improve your safety online by securing your Wi-Fi connections.

Minister for Communications, Knowledge and Technology appoints new Board of Directors for BOCRA The Minister of Communic...
05/10/2023

Minister for Communications, Knowledge and Technology appoints new Board of Directors for BOCRA

The Minister of Communications, Knowledge and Technology (MCKT), Hon Thulagano Merafe Segokgo M.P., has appointed Board of Directors for the Botswana Communications Regulatory Authority (BOCRA) in terms of Section 4 (1) of the Communications Regulatory Act, 2012. The Board was appointed on a 3-year term of office effective 1 September 2023.

These are:

Mr Tefo Modise Setlhare (Chairperson)
Ms Kago Mmolawa (Vice Chairperson)
Dr Bokamoso Basutli, PhD (Member)
Ms Victoria Mpho Motlhabane (Member)
Ms Senwelo Modise (Member)
Dr Mokaedi Monnane Monnane,PhD (Member)
Ms Tsholofelo Bogosi (Member)

To read their profiles, check the BOCRA website at following link: https://www.bocra.org.bw/board-of-directors

Watch Messrs  Aaron Nyelesi and David Moepeng talking about Cybersecurity on Btv at 16:10hrs today.
04/10/2023

Watch Messrs Aaron Nyelesi and David Moepeng talking about Cybersecurity on Btv at 16:10hrs today.

BOCRA Management and Staff wish you a happy Independence Day.
30/09/2023

BOCRA Management and Staff wish you a happy Independence Day.

BOCRA Hosts Delegation from Eswatini Communications Commission
21/09/2023

BOCRA Hosts Delegation from Eswatini Communications Commission

BOCRA Hosts CRASA Secretariat and CRASA Legal and Policy Committee11-14 September 2023, Spectrum House, Phakalane
13/09/2023

BOCRA Hosts CRASA Secretariat and CRASA Legal and Policy Committee

11-14 September 2023, Spectrum House, Phakalane

BOCRA Hosts Stakeholders Workshop on the review of the Interconnection GuidelinesVenue - BOCRA Head Office
12/09/2023

BOCRA Hosts Stakeholders Workshop on the review of the Interconnection Guidelines

Venue - BOCRA Head Office

2023 BOCRA Spring WellnessThe theme of this event is  . Whole. Happy and we are focusing on mental health and wholesomen...
08/09/2023

2023 BOCRA Spring Wellness
The theme of this event is . Whole. Happy and we are focusing on mental health and wholesomeness in the workplace.

BOCRA at the Botswana Consumer Fair 2023
31/08/2023

BOCRA at the Botswana Consumer Fair 2023

Visit our stall for a chat about the Botswana Consumer Fair 2023 to learn about BOCRA and the UASF. We are excited to me...
30/08/2023

Visit our stall for a chat about the Botswana Consumer Fair 2023 to learn about BOCRA and the UASF. We are excited to meet you.

Ha ole mo Gumare tsena ka rona re lekolane ka dikgang tsa maranyane mo Gumare.
15/08/2023

Ha ole mo Gumare tsena ka rona re lekolane ka dikgang tsa maranyane mo Gumare.

If you’re in Shakawe pass by our stall in Acacia mall, opposite BPC.
14/08/2023

If you’re in Shakawe pass by our stall in Acacia mall, opposite BPC.

Address

Plot 50671 Independence Avenue
Gaborone

Opening Hours

Monday 07:30 - 17:00
Tuesday 07:30 - 17:00
Wednesday 07:30 - 17:00
Thursday 07:30 - 17:00
Friday 07:30 - 17:00

Telephone

+2673957755

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