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Rules for Everyone Overview

There are rules that all eBay members, both buyers and sellers, need to know and follow. These rules are created to protect you and to keep eBay a safe place to buy, sell, and participate in the Community.

Rules about general member conduct

eBay members cannot:

In addition to rules that apply to all eBay members, eBay also has rules specifically about Feedback, buying and selling.

Rules about identity

Member identity is a building block of the eBay Community. eBay treats member identity with great respect. eBay expects Community members to treat member identity with the same level of respect.

eBay members:

Rules about communicating with other eBay members

eBay members:

Rules about eBay’s responsibilities

Other questions you may have

Can I retract or cancel my bid?
How do I close my eBay account?

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