Creating a level playing field

The Licensee is authorised by this license to construct, operate, develop, extend, and maintain a public data and internet access network here referred to as the data and internet backbone that shall comprise;

  • the national data and internet service;
  • the international data and internet service;
  • the local access data and internet service;
  • the internet content service;
  • The Licensee is allowed to carry voice as Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP), after approval of the network and numbering by the Authority.
  • The licensed Internet Access Provider may provide internet service provider (ISP) services.
  • The licensee shall provide the service twenty-four (24) hours, seven (7) days, (24x7), for the duration of the license.
Licensing Fees

In consideration for the granting of the licensee the rights to construct, maintain and provide Internet Access Provider Class “A” services, the licensee shall pay to the Authority the fees indicated below:

Type of Licence Initial Licence Fee (US$) Annual Fee, (%) of Audited Annual Gross Turnover Contribution to the Universal Service Fund, (%) of Audited Annual Gross Turnover
Internet Access Provider Class “A” 4,000,000
Four million United States Dollars
3% or US$ 100,000
whichever is greater
2%

Other fees

Number fees
The licensee shall pay, in advance, an annual number usage fee for services that require the use of a public numbering scheme like Voive over Internet Protocol (VoIP) Telephony.

Spectrum fees
The licensee shall pay, in advance, an annual frequency usage fee for services that require the use of the radio spectrum at the rate prescribed by the Authority.

Licensee Register
Name Address URL
AFRICOM (Pvt) Ltd. South-wing, Block 2 Tendesekai Office Park, P O Box 4556, Harare http://www.africom.co.zw/
Aquiva Wireless (Pvt) Ltd 2nd Floor Hungwe House, 69 Jason Moyo Avenue, Harare
Dandemutande (Pvt) Ltd Pegasus House, 52-54 Samora Machel Avenue, Harare http://www.utande.co.zw/
Liquid Telecomm 4th Floor Blue Bridge, Eastgate, Harare https://www.liquidtelecom.com/
PowerTel Communications (Pvt) Ltd 10th Floor, Kopje Plaza, 1 Jason Moyo Avenue, P O Box 7600, Harare https://www.powertel.co.zw/
Telecontract (Pvt) Ltd (t/a Telco) P O Box BW 624, Borrowdale, Harare http://www.telco.co.zw/
TelOne (Pvt)Ltd (t/a ComOne) Runhare House, 107 Kwame Nkurumah Avenue, Harare http://www.telone.co.zw/
Transmedia Corporation 3rd Floor Travel Plaza, J Chinamano Ave, Harare http://transmedia.co.zw/