South Africa Firearm Import / Export


The Mozambique temporary firearm import permit must be obtained in advance, on your behalf by your outfitter. A fee of US$150-300 per per hunter, depending on the number firearms and ammunition.

Firearm Import Regulations

  • Only 2 rifles and 1 shotgun per hunter are allowed into Mozambique

  • Semi automatic, automatic firearms or military style weapons are prohibited

  • A maximum of 60 rounds of ammunition per firearm is allowed


Application Document Requirements

Your outfitter will request information from you and will submit the application on your behalf as all official correspondence takes place in Portuguese.

  • Copy of the photograph/details page of your passport

  • Passport photographs x 4

  • Proof of firearm ownership - US Customs Form 4457 or firearm licence

Please note, you will need to complete the South African firearm import procedure for transiting or overnighting in Johannesburg. Ensure you get a multiple entry permit as you will require the same permit on your return from Mozambique.

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