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South Africa. 2004 ‘Registers in Respect of a Dealer.’ Firearms Control Regulations, 2004; Chapter 5 - Part 2 (Section 37). Pretoria: Department of Safety and Security. 26 March

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37. Registers in Respect of a Dealer

3a) A dealer must keep a register comprising of a set of books or computer printouts known as "the Firearms Safe Custody Register" regarding all firearms that the dealer receives and holds on behalf of a holder of a licence, authorisation or permit for the purpose of the safe custody or transfer of the firearms.

b) The Firearms Safe Custody Register must contain -
i) the date of receipt of the firearm;
ii) the full names, surname, identity number or registration number, as the case may be, and physical address of the person from whom the firearm was acquired;
iii) the make, type, calibre of the firearm, as well as, every manufacturer's serial number or additional identification mark contemplated in section 23(4) of the Act that is reflected on the firearm;
iv) the number and date of issue of the existing licence, authorisation or permit, as the case may be, and signature of the person from whom the firearm was acquired;
v) the date of return, transfer or disposal of the firearm; and
vi) the signature of the person to whom the firearm was returned, transferred or disposed to.

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