Among other general mandates of the ministry, The Royal Decree 90/2020 specify four main mandates in Space Sector which are as follows:

  1. Propose policies and strategic plans related to technology and space sciences in a way that contributes to achieving the goals of the Oman development plans
  2. Establish the national space program in the short, medium and long term, and follow-up on its implementation
  3. Support programs to develop uses and applications of space science and technology.
  4. Work towards the establishment of an infrastructure for the development and manufacturing of space systems and satellites