Zero Insertion Fees for New Business Sellers

Terms & Conditions


1. Promotion Period

The Zero Insertion Fees (“ZIF”) on listings promotion (“Promotion”) will be valid for all listings from 1st February 2021 until 28th February 2021 (“Promotion Period”).  


2. Eligibility

This Promotion is open to business sellers who:

  1. are registered on (the “Site”) after the 1st of January 2021;
  2. have their registered address in the United Kingdom.

Participation is linked to the seller’s account and is not transferable.


3. Promotion and Procedure

  • Any listings which are created during the Promotion Period are eligible.

  • Listings which are relisted or renewed after the Promotion Period will be charged the standard insertion fee.

  • Items that are automatically relisted through the Automatic relist function or the Good ‘Till Cancelled function are also included in the promotion if they are relisted within the Promotion Period.

  • Your first listing period may vary and is dependent on the listing format you choose (e.g. 'Auction' vs 'Buy It Now’), the duration of the listing you choose and the listing experience you use. The first listing period will be considered to have ended when the listing you create first renews or relists.                    

  • Any other fees (such as final value fees and listing upgrade fees) will still apply and will be charged in accordance with the eBay fees policy.

4. Restrictions and exclusions

The following are excluded:


5. General

Any attempt to manipulate the Promotion is prohibited and will result in exclusion from participation.

eBay reserves the right to exclude users and disqualify any insertion fee discounts arising from unreasonable listing practice.
eBay reserves the right to suspend, change or cancel the Promotion at any time, in the event of circumstances arising which, in eBay's opinion, make it necessary for it to do so. eBay reserves the right to add additional terms and conditions for certain parts of the Promotion.
eBay also reserves the right to exclude users on the basis that their seller accounts have fallen below the minimum required
seller performance standards or for any reason in eBay’s absolute discretion. Sellers should confirm eligibility by checking their account status on My eBay.
The decision of eBay regarding any aspect of the Promotion is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
eBay reserves the right to verify your eligibility for this Promotion.
eBay may also disqualify any entrant who does not act in accordance with these Terms and Conditions (or is acting in a way which contravenes the  spirit  and intention of these Terms and Conditions) or eBay's
User Agreement, and/or any policies that eBay may communicate to you.
These Terms and Conditions are governed by the laws of England and Wales. Each party irrevocably agrees to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts over any claim or matter arising under these Terms and Conditions.


6. Limitation of liability

eBay makes no representations or warranties of any kind regarding any product or service provided by any third party in connection with any Promotion.
eBay shall not be liable, in contract or tort (including negligence) or the breach of statutory duty or in any other way, for the loss or damage howsoever arising suffered by the entrant resulting directly or indirectly from entry to this Promotion. Nothing in these terms shall limit eBay's liability for death or personal injury resulting from negligence or fraud.
eBay will not be responsible for any third party's performance or failure to perform any services related to any Promotion, or for any costs, damages, accident, delay, injury, loss, expense, or inconvenience that may arise in connection with the use of the Promotion, provided that nothing shall limit eBay's liability for death or personal injury caused by its negligence.
eBay does not accept, and is not responsible for, any lost or delayed entries. eBay reminds entrants of the nature and limitations of the Internet and is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunctions of any communications network, online system or computer hardware or software that may affect entry to the Promotion.
Although eBay will use reasonable efforts to ensure that all information relating to the Promotion ("Promotion Material") is accurate, eBay is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunctions of any communications network, online system or computer hardware or software failure that may affect eBay's operation of the Promotion or the Site, including without limitation the accuracy of any Promotion Material.

7. Organiser

The Promotion is organised by eBay (UK) Limited, who may carry out this organisation through its local subsidiaries, and whose address is 1 More London Place, London, SE1 2AF, United Kingdom.

Last updated: 27 January, 2021.