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Guinea Fowl Farming Permit


The service is for those who want to farm or breed Guinea Fowl within Botswana. This service is closely monitored by the Department of Wildlife and National Parks.

Who is eligible?

Citizens and non -citizens who are eighteen (18) years of age and above

How do I get this service?
  • Download, complete and submit the Guinea Fowl Farming Application Form together with supporting documentation in person
  • You will be contacted for an inspection of the “pen” (where the guinea fowl will be housed) as per the guinea fowl structure guidelines
  • A permit will be issued to you by surface mail, email or collected in person should all aspects of the application process be satisfactory
What supporting documents are required?
  • Certified copy of Title Deed, Lease Agreement Form or Plot Certificate
  • A certified copy of a valid National Identity Card (Omang)
  • A certified copy of Passport for Non-Citizens
  • Letter of consent and certified copy of identity card from landlord (if land is leased)
  • Guinea fowl structure or the pen (where the guinea fowl will be housed)
How long will this service take?

Three (3) working days

How much does it cost?

No cost

Where can I get more information on this Service

Department of Wildlife and National Parks

Plot 50380 Moedi House, Fairgrounds



Tel. (+267) 3971405

Fax. (+267) 3180775

Email: dwnp [at]

Opening Hours: 07:30 to 12:45 and 12:45 to 16:30, Monday to Friday, except on Public Holidays.

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