Frequently Asked Questions

The Universal Communications Service Access Fund (UCSAF) was established under the Universal Communications Service Access Act; Cap 422 which was assented by the President of the United Republic of Tanzania in January 2007. to ensure the availability of Communications Service in Rural and Urban under-served areas

The Government of Tanzania through UCSAF has taken initiative to ensure that Communication as a Universal right is accessible to its entire population; the Fund was established to facilitate access to Communications Service by providing subsidies to the Service Providers.

No, the Fund is responsible for ensuring all Communications in the sense that Telephone, Television, Radio, Couriers services reaches to every Tanzanian in the country no matter where he or she lives.