10 July 2012
Law relating to Hunting of game, possession and transport of game products
Hunters do it legally, safely and responsibly and ensure that they do not get on the wrong side of the Law!
- Game Theft Act no 105 of 1991
- Provincial hunting proclamations
Hunters should ensure that they are in possession of the following documentation before they embark on a hunt and they should be able to produce these documents on request when needed.
1. For the hunting of game, possession and transport of game products on or from an exempted farm for:
1.1 ordinary game, only a written “permission to hunt/transport venison” letter from
the landowner is required;
1.2 protected game, a written “permission to hunt/transport venison” letter from the
landowner and a permit from the applicable provincial nature conservation
department is required;