Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment Act, 2003 (Act No. 53 of 2003)
Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Charter
ICT Sector Code for Black Economic Empowerment
Schedule 1 : Interpretation and Definitions
The "Information & Communications Technologies Sector" shall without in any way limiting the ordinary meaning of the terms, mean the sector in which employers and employees are associated for the carrying on of any one or more of the following activities:
marketing, manufacturing, assembling, servicing, installing, maintaining and/or repairing systems, software, equipment, machines, devices and apparatus, whether utilising manual, photographic, optical mechanical, electrical, electrostatic or electronic principles or any combination of such principles, that are primarily intended for the recording and/or processing and/or monitoring and/or transmission of voice and/or data and/or image and/or text or any combination thereof for use in any one or more of the following activities:
accounting, calculating, data processing, data transmission, duplicating, text processing, document reproduction, document transmission, record keeping and record retrieval, broadcasting or transmission for entertainment or information purposes of voice and/or image and/or text or any combination thereof and/or; the provision of services relating to the above.
"Minister of Communications means the Minister responsible for Communications"
SANAS - South African National Accreditation System