Botswana - Country Commercial Guide
Labeling and Marking Requirements

Overview of the different labeling and marking requirements, including any restrictive advertising or labeling practices and where to get more information.

Last published date: 2022-08-02

There are specific package labeling requirements.  Law and policy prohibit the use of information that could mislead consumers.  These regulations apply to pre-packaged and wholesale goods.  The regulations extend to foods supplied to restaurants, hospitals, and other institutions.  The Botswana Bureau of Standards conducts periodic inspections to verify compliance with this compulsory standard specification.