EW LAW ON BUSINESSES RESERVED 100% FOR BATSWANA CITIZENS ONLY FROM 01/06/2020..
(All licenses for foreign owned businesses will NOT be renewed)
3. An industrial licence to operate any of the following manufacturing enterprises shall be reserved for citizens in terms of section 5 (5) (a) of the Act —
-Bread and Confectionery
-Purification and bottling of water
-Traditional sour milk and
11. A registration certificate to operate any of the following Manufacturing enterprises shall be reserved for citizens in terms of section 16 (2) (a) of the Act –
-Bugler bars, gates and windows
-Fencing material excluding gum poles;
-Screen printing and embroidery;
-Signage, including electronic signage;
-Traditional craft; and
-Traditional leather products.
24. the following businesses registration certificates shall be reserved for citizens or for companies WHOLLY owned by citizens –
-Car wash business;
-Cell phone shop business
-Cleaning services business;
-Dry clean depot business;
-Genera dealer business;
-General hire services;
-IMPORTED PRE-OWNED MOTOR DEALER BUSINESS;
-Internet café and copy shop;
NB: All Licenses for Foreign Owned Businesses will not be renewed.