Make money selling on eBay

Sell your items fast – millions of buyers are waiting.

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Learn the basics

Here's what you need to know to start selling.
  1. 1

    List your item

    You can list new or used items and only pay transaction fees when they sell. Learn more about fees - opens in new window or tab..
  2. 2

    Get seller protection

    You’re protected by policies, monitoring, and our Customer Service team.
  3. 3

    Choose when you get paid

    You can schedule either daily or weekly payouts, and we'll deposit your earnings directly into your bank account.

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Create a great listing

Our top five ways to get your listing sold.


How much does it cost to sell?
Once your item sells, you’ll only pay for any optional upgrades you choose, and transaction fees. Your first 150 listings each month are free and, after, there’s a €0.35 insertion fee per listing. Learn more about fees - opens in new window or tab..
What’s the best way to post my item?
eBay provides recommendations, but you can choose a preferred delivery company. Can’t make it to your local drop-off? Some offer free 'send from home' collection. Print your postage labels with eBay to receive a discount from the couriers we work with. If you don’t have a printer, we also offer QR codes for eBay labels.
Can I sell locally on eBay?
When creating your listing, you can offer collection in person by selecting it in postage details. Once the buyer pays, they’ll receive a QR code and a 6-digit code, which you can scan or enter with the app to confirm the sale.
How much will it cost to post my item?
You can choose the postage option that offers the greatest value and convenience for you. Learn more about postage - opens in new window or tab..
Where can I get postage supplies?
You can use any packaging supplies you may already have at home or get free boxes from couriers. For an added touch, eBay branded supplies are available to purchase. Buy eBay branded packaging - opens in new window or tab..
How should I choose my listing price?
For most items, we can provide a price recommendation for you based on recently sold, similar items. How you price your item can depend on how you prefer to sell it—Auction or Buy It Now. Choose a lower starting price for auctions to create more interest.
How does eBay protect sellers?
We understand that things can happen that are out of your control as a seller. When they do, we have your back. Learn more about seller protection - opens in new window or tab..
What can I sell on eBay?
You can sell almost anything, from homemade goods to used or unused items from your closet. We restrict items that violate any laws, or infringe on intellectual property.

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