Tender Notice & Invitation to Tender
Voter Registration for the 2019 Botswana General Elections
Notice is hereby given that the Government of the Republic of Botswana, through Independent Electoral Commission (IEC), will conduct Voter Registration for the 2019 Botswana General Elections to all eligible Batswana from the 3rd September, 2018 to 11th November, 2018.
Please note that voter registration is open to all citizens of Botswana in possession of a valid National Identity Card (Omang) and who have attained the age of eighteen (18) years during the time of registration;
All eligible Batswana are advised to note that voter registration will take place at two (2) different polling stations, one in Harare and the other in Bulawayo.
Voter Registration in Harare will take place during weekdays between 3rd September and 11th November 2018 from 08:00hrs to 16:30hrs at the Embassy of the Republic of Botswana in Zimbabwe located at 22 Philips Avenue, Belgravia.
Voter registration in Bulawayo will take place during weekends between 3rd September and 11th November 2018 from 09:00hrs – 12:00hrs and 14:00hrs – 17:00hrs at Bulawayo Rainbow Hotel (Corner 10th Avenue, Josiah Tongogara Street)
Adjustments of Immigration Fees
The public is informed that all Immigration related application fees have been adjusted due to the Government’s new fixed exchange rate between the US Dollar and Botswana Pula for the Financial Year 2018/2019. The adjustments effected from 1st April 2018 and will continue until the end of the current Financial Year, 31st March 2019 unless stated otherwise.
Immigration related application fees have been adjusted as follows;
TOURIST USD 53.00
BUSINESS USD 158.00
VISITORS USD 105.00
TRANSIT USD 105.00
INVESTMENT USD 158.00
STUDY USD 53.00
WORK USD 158.00
RESIDENCE PERMIT USD 158.00
RESIDENCE PERMIT APPEALS USD 53.00
BOTSWANA NATIONAL PASSPORT
MINORS (16 years and below) USD 11.00
ADULTS USD 28.00
EXTENSION OF DAYS BEYOND 90 DAYS USD 53.00
ANY INCONVINIENCE CAUSED IS HIGHLY REGRETTED.