In terms of the requirements of the National Treasury, the departmental budget is structured into six (6) programmes. However the then Department of Communications Minister has in principle approved the proposed organizational structure on 07 June 2011, and the then Minister for Public Service Administration approved the proposed organisational structure on 08 August 2011.
Below are the programmes in the department:
Programme 1: Administration
Programme 2: ICT Policy Development and Strategy
Programme 3: ICT Information Society Development and Research
Programme 4: ICT Infrastructure Development
Programme 5: ICT International Affairs
Programme 6: ICT Enterprise Development and SOC Oversight