Broadband Infraco SOC is a licensed state owned company in the telecommunications sector. It is intended to improve market efficiency in the long distance connectivity segment by increasing available long distance network infrastructure. It will also avail capacity to stimulate private sector innovation in telecommunications services and content offerings.
Broadband Infraco provides long distance national and international connectivity to licensed private sector partners, license-exempt project of national importance and to previously underserviced areas.
To be the wholesale provider of choice for Backhaul connectivity.
Expand the availability and affordability of access to national and international wholesale broadband connectivity to licensed and license-exempt customers.
Ensure the availability of broadband connectivity and capacity requirements for specific projects of national interests are met.
To unlock economic growth in the provinces through the provision of broadband connectivity considering the requirements of the underdeveloped and under-serviceds areas.
Enable national, provincial and regional private and public collaboration and partnership regarding infrastructure development.
Stakeholder Engagement: Broadband Infraco proactively engages its stakeholders to understand their expressed and unexpressed needs.
Excellence in Delivery: Broadband Infraco is dedicated to satisfying its customer needs and believes in respecting customers, listening to their requests and understanding their expectations. It endeavours to exceed their expectations in terms of quality, time and cost.
Flexible and Simple: Broadband Infraco’s design philosophy shall be flexible to accommodate customisation of solutions for its customers.
Intergrity: Broadband Infraco’s employees are personally accountable for the highest standards of behaviour, including honesty and fairness in all aspects of their work. They fulfill their commitments as responsible citizens and employees, thereby consistently treating customers and Company resources with the respect they deserve.
Broadband Infraco’s mandate:
Broadband Infraco’s legislative mandate is set out in the Broadband Infraco Act No.33 of 2007 (the “Act”).
The main objectives as set out in the Act are to expand the availability and affordability of access to electronic communications;
Including but not limited to underdeveloped and under serviced areas;.
In support of projects of National Interests;
In accordance with the Electronic Communications Act and commensurate with international best practice and pricing;
Through the provision of electronic communications network services and electronic communications servicesSee more