Citation(s) from the GunPolicy.org literature library
Jamaica. 2016 ‘Record Keeping.’ National Report of Jamaica 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) and the International Tracing Instrument (ITI); Section 7, p. 5. New York, NY: Permanent Mission of Jamaica to the United Nations. 11 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)?
Pursuant to Section 17 of the Firearms Act every licensed dealer is required to keep a register of all transactions ready for inspection by a Police Office or Officer of Customs. Also, records regarding the import and export licenses are kept by the State as well as the Firearm Licensing Authority (FLA).
[SALW = Small Arms and Light Weapons]