Firearms

   

TEMPORY IMPORATION OF FIREARMS TO THE RSA

   
   

IT IS IMPORTANT THAT HUNTERS TO SOUTH AFRICA MUST HAVE THE FOLLOWING DOCUMENTATION READY, ON ARRIVAL TO THE COUNTRY:

 

1. PASSPORT.

2. RETURN AIRLINE TICKET.

3. PROOF OF OWNERSHIP.

Fire arm licences -  Documentary Proof.

USA Citizens  -  Custom declaration Form 4457 that is officially stamped.

 

4. EXPORT PERMIT:

NB:  Clients must obtain documentation from their Government Institution/Police/Customs, for legally exporting firearm(s) from their country.

This document (written in English)  is to be presented on arrival and must state the following:

 

“It is hereby certified that the owner of firearm(s)…………………..state particulars, …………………………..state caliber……………………state

serial number………………………..and type of weapon,  is herby authorized

to temporarily export the above firearm(s) from………………(Name of  Country)”

 

5. IMPORT PERMIT :

South African Import Application FORM SAP 520  must be completed by hunter on arrival to be signed in front of a police officer.

The above documents are to be handed in,together with the Import permit  SAP 520.

         

Form SAP 520 together with other information, can be downloaded from the website of Professional Hunters Association (PHASA) at www.professionalhunters.co.za. It is recommended that the document SAP 520 are to be completed in BLACK PENCIL before arrival.

 

Hunters who don’t want to be bothered with all these documentation can contact PHASA and they will do the paperwork on your behalf to guarantee you a hazzle free arrival and there after.  There is a nominal fee (round about $100) connected to this service.

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WILTON VALLEY HUNTING SAFARI'S 2008

 

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