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Zimbabwe. 1957 ‘Registration of Places of Business of Firearms Dealers.’ Firearms Act, Chapter 10:09; Section 17. Harare: Republic of Zimbabwe. 1 January

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Registration of places of business of firearms dealers

17. (1) Subject to subsection (3), the Controller shall enter in the register of firearms dealers the address of every place of business at which a registered firearms dealer carries on business.

(2) A person who—
(a) is applying for registration as a firearms dealer; or
(b) is registered as a firearms dealer and wishes to carry on business as such at a place which is not entered in the register;
shall apply to the Controller for the registration of his intended place of business and shall furnish the Controller with such particulars as are prescribed.

(3) If, on receipt of an application in terms of subsection (2), the Controller is satisfied that—
(a) the applicant could not be permitted to carry on business as a firearms dealer at the place concerned without danger to the public safety or the peace; or
(b) the premises at the place concerned are not suitable or reasonably safe for the keeping of firearms and ammunition;
he shall refuse to enter that place in the register of firearms dealers.

ID: Q2440

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