SA Wingshooters Association

South Africa's No.1 Accredited Hunting & Sport shooting Association

All the downloads you might need...

Here you can download required and useful forms under the various headings. Click on the specific item you want to download. All the downloadable items are underlined. Please just click on the underlined words to download...

Become a Member now –

Membership Application Form
This application form is a 2-page application form and includes the member's charter, which must also be completed and signed in person.

SA Wingshooters Member Portal USER GUIDE – for Dedicated Hunter Activity reporting & Firearm licence renewal reminders

Conveniently log your Dedicated Hunter Activity Reports, of which a minimum of two (2) hunting related activities must be completed per year if you are a qualified Dedicated Hunter, as well as list ALL your firearms and their respective lapse dates on your own profile, and our system will remind you to renew via email – starting 140 days before your firearm/s licence/s expire. CLICK HERE to download the User Guide.

Provincial Hunting Licence Application Form –

Please note that you can no longer purchase a provincial hunting licence from the SA Wingshooters' office without completing this form. The cost of the licenses includes an admin fee, except if you buy it in-office (excluding Limpopo, Mpumalanga & North West Provinces). Limpopo, North-West and Mpumalanga hunting licences can only be ordered online at:   (Use Google Chrome for this government site to work properly).

Each individual member who wants to purchase a hunting licence, need to complete a form. This service is for members ONLY! Click on the following link to download a fillable PDF form. Complete and email or fax back to us.

Provincial Hunting Licence order Form

Bird Hunting Seasons and daily Bag Limits for all provinces – 2024. Please note – not all gazettes have been published as yet! We will update members as we can.

Please click here to download the 2024 season bird hunting season dates and maximum daily bag limit per specie and daily maximum combined totals (We use the previous year's season proclamation when provinces are late in declaring a season). Many provinces remain the same each year, but make sure of the seasons and bag limits before you go hunting. We update this site with the latest hunting seasons and bag limits as soon as we receive it from all 9 provinces.

Firearm Licensing –

Endorsement Form – Get an endorsement before you apply for a new firearm.

Endorsement Form for Renewal of firearm licenses.

This service is for members ONLY!

We compiled check lists for firearm and competency application:
Checklist for New Firearm application
Checklist for Renewal of Firearm application
Checklist for New Competency Applications

Checklist for Renewal of Competency application

Dedicated Hunters & Sport Shooters – Annual Dedicated Activities Report forms:
Dedicated Annual Report – PDF fillable format
Dedicated Annual Report – .xls (Excel) format

OR, BETTER STILL – Register on our member portal and submit reports on-line. CLICK HERE to go to the portal Registration site.

Ethical Codes & Codes of Conduct –

Respect for Life code
Clay Shooting safety rules
Code for surround shoots
Disciplinary Code
General Code of Ethics
Safety Code
Code of Ethics for Shoot Organisers
Code of Ethics for Waterfowl

Lead in ammunition policy

PSP Rifle & Handgun Targets – For the annual target shooting competition –

10m Centre-fire Handgun Target
10m Rimfire Handgun Target
100m Centre-fire Rifle Target

35m Rim-Fire-RAPID FIRE-Semi-auto Rifle Competition target

50m Centre Fire-RAPID FIRE-Semi-auto Competition target
300m Centre Fire Competition Target
25m Rimfire Rifle Target
25m Air Rifle Target

Non-Competition Targets –

300-500m Centre-fire Rifle Target
100m Rifle Zeroing Target

Hunt Permission Form –

Permission to hunt form


Click here to download the Gauteng Nature Conservation bird census report form. This form must be completed by every individual who hunted birds during the year in Gauteng Province. After completion, please email the report to Mr. Erasmus Nkabinde at the Gauging office. His email is:

This is an official report that must be submitted by all bird hunters who hunted in Gauteng. It must be completed each year.

Dog Poisoning – What to do if your dog has been poisoned by Aldicarb, also known as 'two-step'...

Click here to download the 2-page article and emergency protocol guideline

Venue Maps –

Map to the AGM (Edgecombe Country Estate, Crowthorne)
Sterkfontein Shooting Academy
Map to Centurion Gun Club

Map to Hippo Creek Gun Club

Advertising Rate Card for the Wingshooter magazine –

Download the Rate Card

Import/Export Permit Applications
Do you need to take your firearm/s out of the country for hunting or sport shooting? Download the Export/Import Permit instructions and advice here. Download the digitally fillable SAPS 520 Import/Export permit application form here.


Here you can download the SAPS Directive of 1 July 2022, explaining the procedure, but it is always easier to call the office:
Here you can download the Annexure B – The form you need to attach to your SAPS 271 when you apply for a NEW licence of an EXPIRED firearm licence that you did not renew in time. This form you can fill digitally on your computer, print and sign.
You can download our official comments to the proposed FCA Amendment Bill 2021 here on this sentence. – This proposed Bill has been put on hold, thanks to the efforts of all in the industry.