Right of appeal

Any person –

  • whose application for a competency certificate, licence, permit or authorisation in terms of the Firearms Control Act, 2000 (Act No 60 of 2000) has been refused
  • whose competency certificate, licence, permit or authorisation has been cancelled
  • whose licence, permit or authorisation has been issued subject to any condition
  • who has received a notice of an administrative decision in terms of the Firearms Control Act, 2000, which may detrimentally affect his/her rights, may appeal to the Appeal Board.

How do I appeal?

  • An appellant or a registered legal representative must lodge an appeal.
  • The signature of the appellant must appear on the appeal.
  • A SAPS 530 form must be completed and sent to Private Bag X353, Pretoria, 0001, or delivered to the ground floor, Veritas Building, Volkstem Avenue, Pretoria, 0001.
  • The Central Firearms Registrar will send the appeal to the Appeal Board.

http://www.saps.gov.za/services/flash/firearms/faq_right_to_appeal.php