Star Grading Application Process
Establishments are encouraged to obtain and familiarise themselves with definitions, minimum requirements and the grading criteria for each category before applying for grading under a particular category. Operators also need to consider their scope of operation.
The assessment is done with the cooperation and full knowledge of the operators. Operators are required to provide details of their operations as well as the desired grades of their facilities. The information is provided through the application form that has to be submitted to Botswana Tourism.
The grading fees required to be paid by a tourist enterprise licensed under the Toursim Act (Cap. 42:09) shall be as follows:
|Enterprise Type||Fee (BWP)|
|Guesthouses (including Bed and breakfast)||1000|
|Selected serviced hotel||7,500|
|Fully serviced hotel||10, 000|
|Game Lodge and camps||10,000|
|Other Tourist Enterprises||5,000|
Below are links to all the necessary forms to be used for applying for grading.