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Overview

Botswana National Archives and Records Services (BNARS)  receives and responds to general enquiries pertaining to collection (archival materials) such as books, files, audio tapes, videos and micro films from anyone who intends to do a research.

Who is eligible?

Citizens and non-citizens

How do I get this service?

1) Download, complete and submit the BNARS Searchroom Enquiry Form to BNARS Headquarters or email.

2) Submit the form in one of the following ways:

  • Email: archives [at] gov.bw
  • Call Telephone number: +267 391-1820
What supporting documents are required?

None

How long will this service take?

Two (2) days

Where can I obtain this service?
  • Botswana National Archives and Records Services Headquarters in Gaborone
  • Kanye and Francistown Records Centres
Where can I get more information on this Service

Botswana National Archives and Records Services Headquarters

Corner State Drive and Parliament Drive Government Enclave

P.O. Box 239

Gaborone

Botswana

Tel: (+267) 3911820

Fax: (+267) 3908545

Email: archives [at] gov.bw

Facebook Page: Botswana National Archives and Records Services

Opening hours: 07:30 to 12:45 and 13:45 to 16:30, Monday to Friday, Saturdays from 09:00 to 12:00 except Sundays and Public Holidays.

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