The Montserrat Info-Communications Authority (MICA) is the Regulatory Agency for the Government of Montserrat. The Agency was established on the 1st August 2009 with a commitment to restructure and integrate the Telecommunications, Information and Communications Technology (ICT) and the Broadcasting industries to form an Info-Communications Sector to serve as the main vehicle for the transformation of the island into an intelligent Island with the necessary and sufficient socio-economic infrastructure to accelerate and sustain growth and development of the economy.
The Authority is governed by a Board of Directors, referred to as “the Board” and comprises three (3) members; namely a Chairman, a Legal Adviser and another Director. The Board appoints a Corporate Secretary and an Executive Manager to manage the affairs of the Authority on a day-to-day basis.
To regulate the Info-Communications sector in Montserrat and to ensure fair competitive practices by all Info-Communications providers and to promote and maintain high quality Info-Communications services at fair and competitive prices for all concerned.
Within a period of five years, MICA is committed to developing and maintaining a Regulatory Framework of excellence, equipped to ensure that the growing demands for Info-Communication Services are met and that the Info-Communications sector prosper from the goals identified in the Info-Communications Development Act 2009.