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.

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

From 12 July 2021, there will be new item specifics requirements in Business & Industrial categories for all new and revised listings:

Business & Industrial item specifics requirements July 2021

Collectibles

From 12 July 2021, there will be new item specifics requirements in Collectibles Categories for all new and revised listings:

Collectible item specifics requirements July 2021

Electronics

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


Electronics item specifics requirements September 2020

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.


Women's 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.


Women's 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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Gift Cards

From 12 July 2021, there will be new item specifics requirements in Gift Card Categories for all new and revised listings:

Gift Card item specifics requirements July 2021

Health & Beauty

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

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


From 12 July 2021
, there will be new item specifics requirements in Home & Garden Categories for all new and revised listings:

Home and Garden item specifics requirements July 2021


Media

From 12 July 2021, there will be new item specifics requirements in Media Categories for all new and revised listings:

Media item specifics requirements July 2021

Musical Instruments

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

From 12 July 2021, there will be new item specifics requirements in Musical Instruments Categories for all new and revised listings:

Musical Instruments item specifics requirements July 2021

Non-fungible tokens

From 12 July 2021, there will be new item specifics requirements in categories using non-fungible tokens* for all new and revised listings:

Non-fungible tokens item specifics requirements


* In Art, Collectibles, Movies & TV, Music, Sports Mem, Cards & Fan Shop, and Toys & Hobbies categories. Note not all sellers may be able to access selling in this category.

Parts & Accessories

From 12 July 2021, there will be new item specifics requirements in Parts & Accessories Categories for all new and revised listings:

Parts & Accessories item specifics requirements July 2021

Sporting Goods

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 February 2021

From 12 July 2021, there will be new item specifics requirements in Sporting Goods categories for all new and revised listings: 

Sporting Goods item specifics requirements July 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

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