The purpose of Programme 5 is to render and oversee ICT Infrastructure Development through the:
- Enhancement of ICT Infrastructure development by using radio and satellite technologies in South Africa for Socio-economic development;
- Development and facilitation of the implementation of ICT Infrastructure Broadband Strategy and Implementation Plan and ensure that Broadband goals are achieved;
- Development of radio frequency policies and directions in order to enhance ICT Infrastructure;
- Facilitation of the application of ICT and access to ICT Infrastructure and services;
- Ensuring of a secure environment to promote confidence in the use of ICT;?