What is prohibited to sell on Depop?

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You can sell many different types of items on Depop. However, there are some limitations that you must be aware of.

Some items cannot be sold because dangerous, illegal or against our rules, while some other can be sold with some restrictions. Before putting up an item for sale, have a look at our Prohibited and Restricted Items list in full or check below for a short summary. Prohibited and restricted items will be removed from sale on Depop immediately, and the profiles that repeatedly violate the list will be permanently closed.

Counterfeit items, replicas and unauthorized copies
We love and respect the brands sold on Depop, so please don't list counterfeit items, replicas and unauthorised copies. These items will be removed immediately from Depop. If you see counterfeits or unauthorised copies, please report the items or sellers in app from the share menu.

Perfumes and cosmetics
Please don't sell used cosmetics or make-up. It's a health and safety risk!

Second-hand clothing
When you sell second-hand clothing, you have to state that the item has been used, give details about its condition and list any faults it might have. The item must be cleaned and washed.

Advertisements and posts promoting illegal behaviours
Spam posts, abusive posts and posts promoting sales outside the app or other behaviours against our rules are not allowed and will be removed. This is also stated in our Terms of Service, at paragraph number 12.

Other prohibited or restricted categories are:

  • Adult only material and nudity
  • Alcohol
  • Animals and wildlife products
  • Counterfeit currency and stamps
  • Credit cards
  • Data banks, mailing lists and personal information
  • Drugs and drug paraphernalia
  • Food and edible items
  • Firearms, weapons and military items
  • Fireworks and kit for their implementation
  • Goods from embargoed countries
  • Government, transit and shipping-related items, government documents, IDs and licenses
  • Hazardous materials
  • Human remains, human organs and body parts
  • Lockpicking and locksmithing devices
  • Lotteries and giveaways
  • Medicines, medical devices and healthcare products
  • Offensive material
  • Plants and seeds
  • Real estate
  • Recalled items
  • Sales catalogues
  • Services
  • Software
  • State or public agencies ownerships, artistic, historical and archaeological properties
  • Stocks and other securities
  • Stolen property and property with removed serial numbers
  • Tickets
  • Tobacco
  • E-cigarettes, vapes and vaping accessories
  • Smoking accessories including papers, lighters and filters
  • TV de-scramblers
  • Vouchers, gift cards and non-material goods
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