Get a gun removed from someone who is dangerous

If someone you know has a gun and you think that they (or the gun) are dangerous, you can ask the police to remove the gun.  The police can use the Firearms Control Act (and sometimes the Domestic Violence Act) to remove the gun. See the downloads below for more information.

How to get a gun removed from your home

How to get a protection order

Latest News

With elections fast approaching, specific strategies can reduce high levels of violence associated with political contestation, 25 October 2018. Speakers at a workshop hosted by leading civil

...

The latest national crime statistics show that guns are overwhelmingly the weapon of choice to kill, injure, threaten and intimidate: A shocking 41.3% of murders and 59.5% of aggravated robberies

...

Gun Free South Africa welcomes Police Minister Bheki Cele’s announcement to parliament of his intention to declare a 6-month national firearms amnesty under Section 139 of the Firearms Control

...

Contribute to a safer SA

GFSA depends on grant-funding and donations; we do not receive any money from the South African government. Your donation will contribute to a safer and more peaceful South Africa.
Copyright © 2019 Gun Free South Africa. All rights reserved.