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Application for Arm Licence Renewable


The service allows for the renewal of firearms licenses. The renewal occurs every five (5) years.

Who is eligible?

Any legally registered owner of a firearm

How do I get this service?
  • Download and complete Application for Renewing Arm Licence form (Application forms are also available at all Police Stations) and submit at the station.
  • Present the registered firearm before the Licencing Officer at the station.
What supporting documents are required?
  • A valid National Identification card (Omang)
  • Non-citizens must present a valid passport and residence permit
  • Firearm Registration Certificate
How long will this service take?

One (1) working day

How much does it cost?

 BWP 10.00

Where can I obtain this service?

The service is available at the nearest police station

Where can I get more information on this Service

Botswana Police Service

Lot 4, Government Enclave

Private Bag 0012




Tel. (+267) 3951161

Fax. (+267) 3973723

Email: police [at] (police[at]gov[dot]bw)


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