What is RICA?

Regulation of Interception of Communication Act

RICA or the Regulation of Interception of Communication Act is a law that has been passed by the South African government making it compulsory for everyone to register all new and existing cell phone numbers. RICA affects everyone

How do I RICA a SIM card?

Step 1: Choose the network provider
Step2: Enter a valid SIM card serial number or ICCID(Integrated Circuit Card Identifier).
Step3: Enter a valid South African ID number or foreign passport number followed by a first name, last name, and a valid residential address.

Once all the details have been entered correctly, register the SIM card and it will have been RICA’d successfully.

This process is the same for all the major networks.