Postage made easy

Offering good postage options and a reliable fulfilment process is key to successful selling on eBay. Our tools and services can help you keep your item postage and deliveries as simple as possible, while keeping your customers satisfied.

Postage rates for sellers

As customer expectations change, how you set your postage rates is an important business decision and could make a significant difference to your sales.

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Postage rates for sellers

Estimated delivery times for sellers

Providing buyers with estimated delivery times is a good way of adding to the overall customer experience.

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Estimated delivery times for sellers

Set up postage options for your items

From offering local collection to setting postage rates, it’s quick and easy to set up your postage options on how you deliver to your buyers.

Set up your postage options
Set up postage options for your items

Buy and print postage labels

You've made a sale and it’s time to post your item to its new owner. In My eBay you can access a range of delivery services offered by national carriers directly through the eBay platform, including Royal Mail and eBay Delivery powered by Packlink.

Postage with eBay Delivery powered by Packlink Buying and printing postage labels with Royal Mail
Buy and print postage labels

Manage your postage with Seller Hub

Seller Hub is the place to go for a complete and regularly updated view of how your business is performing. From here you can also print postage labels for eBay Delivery powered by Packlink and Royal Mail.


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Manage your postage with Seller Hub

Pack your items for postage

As with offering the right postage options and delivering items on time, securing your item in the right type of packaging for safe delivery is key to a positive buyer experience.

Find out more about packing your sold items
Pack your items for postage

Set your dispatch time and item location

Handling or dispatch time is the time between the buyer's payment clearing and you getting the item into the hands of your postage provider.

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Set your dispatch time and item location

Fast & Free

Offering competitive postage is a great way to make your listings stand out. With an estimated delivery time of three working days or fewer, Fast & Free gives customers peace of mind when buying from you.

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Fast & Free

Next Day Delivery

Including the Next Day delivery option for your customers is a useful way of promoting your reliability and customer service and attracting new business.

Find out how to add Next day delivery to your item
Next Day Delivery

Manage returns

For some customers, how you handle returns is just as important as how you process a sale. This crucial part of your customer service could make a real difference to your buyers and whether they return to buy from you.

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Manage returns

Click & Collect

With Click & Collect the emphasis is on convenience for the buyer. Rather than the item being sent to their home address they can opt to collect it from an eBay Collection Point, such as Argos and Sainsbury’s, at a time of their choosing.

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Click & Collect

Global Shipping Programme

Global Shipping Programme

The Global Shipping Programme (GSP) makes international postage as simple as sending an item to a UK buyer. Alternatively, you can set up your own international postage options.

Find out more in our guide to the Global Shipping
Global Shipping Programme