Item specifics downloads

Simply download the latest item specifics and fill them all in when you create the listing to avoid editing your listings later.

Fashion categories

Since 8 November 2018, sellers were required to fill in 2 additional item specifics in our Women's Tops & Shirts category: Colour & Sleeve Length.


Womens Tops and Shirts item specifics requirements


Since 13 February 2019, sellers were required to provide 3 additional item specifics on new and revised listings in our Women's Dresses category: Colour, Dress Length & Style.


Womens Dresses item specifics requirements

Since 1 May 2019, we've been increasing the categories where item specifics requirements are needed

Item specifics Fashion category requirements 1 May 2019

Since 15 October 2019, sellers are required to provide item specifics in more Fashion categories.

Fashion item specifics requirements October 2019

From 22 February 2021, there will be new item specifics requirements in Fashion categories for all new and revised listings:

Fashion item specifics requirements February 2021

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Home & Garden

Since 10 July 2019, you were required to provide item specifics in more categories:

Home and Garden item specifics requirements July update 2019


Since 15 October 2019, you were required to provide item specifics in the following Home & Garden categories:

Home and Garden item specifics requirements 15 October 2019


From 9 September, there will be new item specifics required in Home & Garden:


Home and Garden item specifics requirements September 2020


From 22 February 2021, there will be new item specifics requirements in Home & Garden for all new and revised listings:

Home and Garden item specifics requirements February 2021

Toys & Games

Since 15 October 2019, you are required to provide item specifics in the following Toys & Games categories:


Toys and Games item specifics requirements October 2019

Electronics

From 9 September, there will be new item specifics required in Electronics:


Electronics item specifics requirements September 2020

Business & Industrial

From 9 September 2020, you will be required to provide item specifics in the Business & Industrial categories:


Business & Industrial item specifics requirements September 2020


From 22 February 2021, there will be new item specifics requirements in Business & Industrial categories for all new and revised listings:

Business & Industrial item specifics requirements February 2021

Sporting Goods Categories

From 9 September 2020, you will be required to provide item specifics in the Sporting Goods categories:

Sporting Goods item specifics requirements September 2020

From 22 February 2021, there will be new item specifics requirements in Sporting Goods categories for all new and revised listings:

Sporting Goods item specifics requirements Februart 2021

Musical Instruments Categories

From 22 February 2021, there will be new item specifics requirements in Musical Instruments Categories for all new and revised listings:

Musical Instruments item specifics requirements February 2021

Health & Beauty Categories

From 22 February 2021, there will be new item specifics requirements in Health & Beauty Categories for all new and revised listings:


Health & Beauty item specifics requirements February 2021

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