The ICT industry comprises of telecommunications operators, internet service providers, VSAT data operators, software manufacturers, broadcast institutions, ICT education providers, internet cafes, etc.
Generally, the Ministry of Communications and the National Communications Authority (NCA) oversee activities in the sector.
Presently in place is ICT for Accelerated Development (ICT 4AD) Policy which is a long term strategy for developing the ICT Sector and expanding its role in the Ghanaian economy.
The ICT4AD vision for Ghana is “To improve the quality of life of the people of Ghana by significantly enriching their social, economic and cultural well-being through the rapid development and modernization of the economy and society using information and communication technologies as the main engine for accelerated and sustainable economic and social development.
This is a sector of the Association of Ghana Industries (AGI) that supports industries in telecommunications, ICT and ensures that the atmosphere for their business operations is good and also has the ability for growth.