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Zambia. 2010 ‘Export Controls.’ National Report of Zambia 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 A. New York, NY: Permanent Mission of Zambia to the United Nations. 1 January

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7. Export Controls

A1. There is no export of SALW, but transit of SALW requires a licence from the Zambia Police (the Firearms Act). Import of SALW also requires an import licence from the police.

A2. The import of firearms, spare parts and ammunition is regulated in the Firearms Act, section 23, which requires a licence by the relevant authority. Implementation details are provided in the Firearms regulation.

The Export Control Act and Regulations states that the transit of military goods requires a licence from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

A4. No. We do not re-export or retransfer SALW.

[SALW = small arms and light weapons]

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