The importation and exportation of the following goods in Botswana is completely prohibited:
i. Narcotic, habit-forming drugs and related substances in any form
ii. Military firearms, ammunition and explosives
iii. Indecent and obscene material such as pornographic books,magazines, films, videos, DVDs and software
iv. Semi-precious stones such as agate, amethyst, Botswana pink, jade, rose quartz, carnelian, chalcedony, crystal quartz, tourmaline, jasper, tanzanite, garnet, moss agate, tiger’s eye, sodalite, aquamarine, azurite and malachite.
It is important to note that possession of prohibited goods is illegal and may result in seizure of such goods and prosecution of the person importing or exporting such goods.