Welcome to the Internet Service Providers' Association

The Internet Service Providers’ Association is a South African Internet industry body not for gain. ISPA currently has many members, comprised of large, medium and small Internet service and access providers in South Africa.

Formed in 1996, ISPA has historically served as an active industry body, facilitating exchange between the different independent Internet service providers, the Department of Communications, ICASA, operators and other service providers in South Africa.

Latest Press Releases

Telecoms Policy in South Africa Becoming a “Tennis Match” - 2018-02-16

Aside from laudable victories for competition such as the reduction in mobile termination rates, the South African telecommunications sector is becoming a tennis match characterised by endless sets of policy implementation decisions and policy implementation failures. This is the feedback from the Internet Service Providers’ Association of SA’s almost 200 small, medium and large ISP […]

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ISPA Members Help Shape Telecoms policy in SA - 2017-12-11

South Africa’s Internet Service Providers’ Association (ISPA) has helped shape telecommunications in the country since 1996 by providing regular submissions on relevant legislation and pursuing legal avenues to greater market competition. ISPA’s more than a decade long pursuit of complaints with the Competition Commission, for example, was fundamental in setting precedent on how dominant operators […]

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Contact Details

Tel: 010 500 1200 or 087 550 1200
Fax: +27 (0) 87 606 4066
Email: queries [at] ispa.org.za