Citation(s) from the GunPolicy.org literature library
Poland. 2016 ‘Record-keeping.’ National Report of Poland on its Implementation of the United Nations Programme of Action to Prevent, Combat and Eradicate the Illicit Trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons in All Its Aspects (UNPoA); Section 7, p. 7. New York NY: Permanent Mission of Poland to the United Nations. 1 April
16. Does your country have standards and procedures related to keeping of records for all marked SALW in its territory? YES
16.1. What records relating to SALW are kept by the State (e.g. manufacturing, brokering, import and export licences granted, sales to other States, SALW held by State agencies such as the armed forces etc)?
Armed Forces keep records of SALW which are in their possession. Military Property Agency keeps records of SALW that were transferred from te Armed Forces.
16.2. How long does the government keep such records?
Records of SALW held by the Armed Forces have to be kept for a minimum of 30 years. Records of SALW being in the possession of Military Property Agency have to be kept for at least 10 years.
[SALW = Small Arms and Light Weapons]