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Airsoft, air rifle and BB guns policy

BB guns, airsoft and air rifles or pistols cannot be sold on eBay.

This policy was updated on 18 December 2023. Our policy guidelines have not changed, but the information about activity that doesn't follow this policy has been updated for clarity.

What is the policy?

The following are not allowed:

  • Air rifles, air guns or air pistols
  • Airsoft rifles or Airsoft guns
  • Any frame or receiver for a BB gun or air rifle
  • BB guns
  • Pellet guns

Activity on eBay is required to follow this policy, the eBay User Agreement and all applicable laws, as well as respect the rights of third parties. If it doesn't, eBay may take action consistent with applicable laws and the eBay User Agreement, and may even be legally required to do so. Such actions may include, as an example only: Removing the listing or other content, issuing a warning, restricting activity or account suspension.

Visit Seller Help - opens in new window or tab to find details of any policy issues with your account or listings, and get the information you need to quickly resolve them.

Why does eBay have this policy?

We take our role in community safety very seriously, and as well as in accordance with government regulations and international laws, we prohibit the sale of certain weapons on eBay.

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