Citation(s) from the GunPolicy.org literature library
Molomo, Mpho G., Bertha Osei-Hwedie, David Sebudubudu, Ian Taylor and Shelly Whitman. 2004 ‘Civilian Gun Ownership - Law and Authority.’ Hide and Seek: Taking Account of Small Arms in Southern Africa, p. 28. Pretoria: Institute for Security Studies. 1 October
The trade, regulation and control of civilian firearms is governed by the Arms and Ammunition Act of 1979 (as amended).
The Commissioner of Police holds the authority to licence firearms, authorise trade in civilian firearms, and regulate and control of firearms.
The Central Arms Registry is responsible for registering and recording all information about firearms in civilian possession…