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Zimbabwe. 1957 ‘Registration of Firearms Dealers.’ Firearms Act, Chapter 10:09; Section 15. Harare: Republic of Zimbabwe. 1 January

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Registration of firearms dealers

15. (1) The Controller shall keep in the prescribed form a register of firearms dealers and shall enter therein the names of those persons who are registered to carry on business as firearms dealers.

(2) A person who intends to carry on business as a firearms dealer shall apply to the Controller for registration and shall—
(a) furnish him with such particulars as are prescribed; and
(b) submit with such application an application in terms of section seventeen for the registration of the place or places where he proposes to carry on such business.

(3) The Controller shall register a person who has made an application in terms of subsection (2) unless—
(a) the applicant is prohibited by order of a court under section twenty from being registered; or
(b) he is satisfied that—
(i) the applicant cannot be permitted to carry on business as a firearms dealer without danger to the public safety or to the peace; or
(ii) the premises in which the applicant proposes to carry on business as a firearms dealer are not suitable or reasonably safe for the keeping of firearms and ammunition….

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