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Whatever fuels your passion for selling, you can do your Thing on eBay

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Why eBay?

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    Expand your reach

    Get your items in front of millions of Australians in a few clicks.
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    You're protected

    Seller protections against negative buyer behaviour when you meet specific criteria. Tell me more - opens in new window or tab.
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    An easy send off

    Get discounted labels, printer free postage and your first postage label on us. Tell me more - opens in new window or tab.

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From managing your inventory and orders, tracking your sales or building your brand, we’ve got the tools to help.

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Expert selling tips


How much does it cost to sell?
You pay one final value fee for items you sell on eBay, with no third-party payment processing fees. The final value fee is calculated as a percentage of the total sale amount per item (item price + postage and handling charges + any applicable taxes), plus a fixed charge per order. You can list as much as you want for free! Learn more about selling fees - opens in new window or tab.
What’s the best way to post my item?
eBay postage labels make sending your sold items and uploading tracking quick and easy. Once your item has sold, print a label from eBay Postage labels for your chosen service. You can choose to drop it off at the post office, another convenient drop-off location or have a carrier pick it up directly from your home. Tracking will be automatically uploaded to the order to make it easy for your buyer to follow. Learn more - opens in new window or tab.
How much will it cost to post my item?
We have a number of affordable and convenient postage choices, so you can pick what suits you best. Use our postage calculator - opens in new window or tab. to get a quick estimate of your costs, or explore how postage labels work here - opens in new window or tab..
Where can I get postage & packaging supplies?
Don't worry about the packaging. You can use a box or satchel you already have at home, just make sure it's secure. Or, if you prefer, you can buy boxes and satchels either at the post office or directly through eBay.
Can I sell locally on eBay?
You can! Local pick-up is a great option for items that are fragile, bulky, heavy or if you’d prefer not to send by post. Simply select ‘Local pickup’ under the Delivery section when listing your item.
How should I choose my listing price?
We can suggest a price based on similar recently sold items for most products. The way you price your item depends on your selling strategy: Auction or Buy It Now. If you start auctions with a lower price, it often generates more interest.
How do I best describe my item?
Providing a detailed description, including any imperfections, is essential. It not only helps potential buyers but also ensures your protection as a seller. In your item description, be sure to include all the specifics. This could involve the retail price (RRP), additional size information, and any imperfections if there are any. Remember, the more details you provide, the better!
How does eBay protect sellers?
We get it, sometimes things don't go as planned, and it's not your fault. That's why we've got your back with seller protections. For instance, if a buyer falsely reports an item as not as described, you're covered. We'll take care of the return label cost (up to $9 per transaction) and even remove any negative feedback. Learn more - opens in new window or tab.
Where can I go to resolve issues?
Seller Help - opens in new window or tab. makes handling returns, refunds, or any selling issues easy or you can get in touch with customer support. Everything you need is in one convenient place.
What can I sell on eBay?
You've got the freedom to sell almost anything on eBay, whether it's your homemade creations or new and used items. However, we do have some restrictions - opens in new window or tab. in place to maintain a secure buying and selling environment and to comply with the law and intellectual property rights.
How do I create an account?
Ready to begin? Just click 'List an Item.' We'll guide you through creating your account, setting up payment info, and verifying everything during your first listing. Have your preferred payment account info ready and be prepared for a quick call or text on your phone for verification during this step.

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