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Application for permit to export Firearms


This service allows for firearms registered in Botswana to be exported temporarily or permanently to other countries. Note that the temporary export of the firearm is valid for 6 months.

Who is eligible?

Any registered firearm owner

How do I get this service?

Complete Form 9 (Application form available online and at all police stations) 

What supporting documents are required?
  • Valid identification documents
  • Non-citizens must present a valid passport and residence permit
  • Tender the original certificate of firearm before Licensing Officer
How long will this service take?

One (1) working day

How much does it cost?


Where can I obtain this service?

Any police station

Where can I get more information on this Service

Any police station

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