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Application for Permit to Import Ammunition (Resident)


The service allows legal arms dealers and individuals to import ammunition into Botswana. Note that for individual firearm owners, the quota of 100 rounds of ammunition per year applies.

Who is eligible?
  • Any registered firearm owner
  • Any licensed arms dealer
How do I get this service?

Complete Form 2 (Application forms available online and at all Police Stations).

What supporting documents are required?
  • Valid National Identification documents
  • Non-citizens must present a valid passport and residence permit
  • Firearm certificate
  • Arm Licence
  • Arms Dealer's License (for Arms Dealers only)
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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