Welcome to the Internet Service Providers’ Association

ISPA is a South African non profit company, and recognised Internet industry representative body. Formed in 1996, ISPA has historically served as an active industry body, facilitating exchange between the different independent Internet service providers, ICASA and other government structures, operators and other service providers in South Africa.

Latest Press Releases

ISPA Membership a “Badge of Respectability”

South Africa’s burgeoning ICT (Information and Communications Technology) grew 12% to amount to a R229 billion industry last year, according to ICASA, and there is no end to this growth in sight as government and industry increasingly embrace digital technology. “The country’s wider ICT industry is becoming large, complex, interesting and full of choice for […]

Impressive Line-Up Sees iWeek 2019 Take Shape

South Africa’s Internet Service Providers’ Association (ISPA) says it looks forward to hosting iWeek 2019 as the event approaches in August and the final programme takes shape. This year, iWeek takes place at Joburg’s landmark Indaba Hotel & Conference Centre from 26 to 28 August 2019. “We have a great programme focussing on practical issues […]

Know Who to Contact to get the Best out of Fibre

South Africa’s high-speed broadband Internet sector is a model of consumer choice, with consumers able to choose from a variety of ISPs providing Internet access and other services over the open-access fibre networks being rolled out across South Africa. However, along with the competition that comes with a maturing market, comes added complexity. “When it […]

Last Chance to Enter National ICT in Education Competition

South African teachers with a special interest in the application of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) in the educational environment have until this Monday, 13 May to enter the 2019 ISPA SuperTeacher of the Year Competition. That’s according to the administrator of the country’s longest-running national ICT in education awards, the nonprofit Digital Education Institute […]