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Procedure NameFirearm Dealer Import permit

Firearm Dealer Import permit


  • An applicant should at least be 21 years or above.
  • For bullets, the importer is allowed to import 50 bullets upon purchasing of a firearm. Additional bullets are recommended to be purchased locally.



Note 1

For people living in or around Maseru, applications are submitted to the Commissioner of Police and for those in the districts; they are submitted to the District Commissioners.

Note 2

validation of application with supporting documents is done within five (5) working days.

Note 3

For firearm dealers,in addition to the above requirements, tax clearance certificate is required.




The following form/s are used in this procedure
TitleDescriptionCreated DateUpdated DateIssued ByDownload
Application for the grant of a firearm certificate09-05-201409-05-2014Ministry of PoliceThis is Dowload File
This procedure applies to the following measure/s:
NameMeasure TypeAgencyDescriptionCommentsLegal DocumentValidity To
Dangerous WeaponsProhibitionMinistry of Policeimport of dangerous weapons into Lesotho is prohibited. N/A10-12-9999