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Recruiter’s Permit


This is issued to an individual engaged in recruitment for an individual, establishment or association holding recruiter’s licence.

Who is eligible?

 Citizens and non-citizens.

How do I get this service?
  • Download and complete the Recruiter’s permit form and submit with supporting documents to the nearest labour office.
  • Collection of Recruiter's Permit after notification or applicant can check after service period.
What supporting documents are required?
  • Copy of Recruiter’s Licence
  • CVs of potential Recruiter’s permit holders
How long will this service take?

One (1) week.

How much does it cost?
  • BWP 5.00 fee for registration. Type A
  • BWP 20.00 fee for registration. Type B
Where can I get more information on this Service

Districts' Contact Numbers

Department of Labour and Social Security
Head office, Gaborone
Tel. (+267) 37372772

Gaborone Regional Labour Office I
Tel. (+267) 3971406
Gaborone Regional Labour Office II
Tel. (+267) 3956019
Francistown Regional Labour Office
Tel. (+267) 2416933
Lobatse Regional Labour Office
Tel. (+267) 5332569
Maun Regional Labour Office
Tel. (+267) 68622705/2418
Selibe Phikwe Regional Labour Office
Tel. (+267) 2611598
Serowe Regional Labour Office
Tel. (+267) 4632579
Kasane Regional Labour Office
Tel. (+267) 6250216

Opening hours: 7:30 am to 12:45 and 13:45 to 16:30, Monday to Friday, except public holidays.

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