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Registration of Employers’ Organisation


Section 6(1) of the Trade Unions and Employers' Organizations Act, explains that every Employer's Organisation formed in Botswana, shall within twenty-eight (28) days immediately after its formation, apply to the Registrar of Trade Unions and Employers Organizations for registration.

Who is eligible?

Citizen and non-citizen companies registered in Botswana

How do I get this service?

Download, complete the Registration of employers’ organisation form and submit with supporting documents to office of the Registrar of Trade Unions and Employers Organizations.

What supporting documents are required?
  • Three original copies of the Employers' Organisation Constitution
  • A copy of resolution of formation
  • A list of full names of all members of the Employers' Organisation
  • A list of full names of executive officers
  • A written statement detailing the following:
    • Name of the Employers' Organisation
    • Postal address and location of its office
    • Date of its formation
    • Titles, full names, ages, occupations, and postal and residential addresses of the officers who signed the application
  • Minutes of resolution to form a Employers' Organisation
How long will this service take?

Sixty (60) working days

How much does it cost?
  • BWP10.00 fee for registration
  • BWP1.00 per word for constitution amendment
  • BWP1.00 change of officers
Where can I get more information on this Service

Head Office

Department of Labour and Social Security

Block 8, Government Enclave

Private Bag 0072


Telephone. (+267) 3732772       

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

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