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Applying for your firearm


We are a fully accredited training facility in KZN where businesses & individuals can complete their proficiency/training to apply for their SAPS competency.

Our facility offers a fully equipped classroom as well as a safe indoor range where learners can learn, shoot, and complete their SAPS competency training.


Once you have completed and awarded your training certificates you can apply to your nearest SAPS DFO

  1.  SAPS 517 form 

  2. Certified Copy of your ID/Passport

  3. Certified Copy of your permanent residence permit in case of a non- South African citizen

  4. Certified Copy of firearm proficiency training certificate issued by an accredited training provider

  5. Two passport-size colour photographs

  6. Certified Proof of residence 


After you have obtained a competency certificate 

Submit the completed SAPS 271 form and the following documents to your nearest DFO.

  1. Certified copy of your official identification document 

  2. Your original competency certificate

  3. The letter of appointment of the executor, if the firearm was inherited

  4. Two passport-size colour photographs (with a neutral background) that are not older than three months

  5. You must fully motivate your application and submit documents in support of your application.

Competency training

Some of the courses we offer are:​

Civilian Combo Unit Standards

(Handgun, Shotgun, Self-Loading Rifle, and Manually Operated Rifle)

  • Legal and 1 Basic Unit Standard – R 1509

  • Legal and 2 Basic Unit Standard – R 2119

  • Legal and 3 Basic Unit Standard – R 2769

  • Legal and 4 Basic Unit Standard – R 3429

Business Purpose Combo Unit Standards

(Handgun, Shotgun, Self-Loading Rifle, and Manually Operated Rifle)

  • Legal and 1 Business Purposes Unit Standards – R 2269

  • Legal and 2 Business Purposes Unit Standards – R 3229

  • Legal and 3 Business Purposes Unit Standards – R 4189

  • Legal and 4 Business Purposes Unit Standards – R 5139

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operating hours

Mon-Fri: 8AM to 5PM

Sat: 8AM-2PM

Sun: Closed

Public Holidays: 8AM-2PM


Tel: 031 705 3150

WhatsApp: 082 873 8519

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