New BOCRA Verification Guidelines for SIM Devices

, 2022-02-03

The Botswana regulator BOCRA have released the Type Approval Verification Guidelines for SIM enabled devices. 

The guidelines are applicable to all Mobile Network Operators, SIM Enabled device supply Chain and SIM enabled device users. 

For the interest of general public this guideline ensures that SIM enabled devices are registered in accordance with the provisions of CRA Act of 2012.

The document points out that SIM enabled devices that are already registered in Mobile Network Operators Equipment Identity Registers are exempt from this guideline until the end of their product life.

The guideline comes into effect 1 Apr 2022. 

Source: Official document (PDF)