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eBay.co.uk fees for business sellers

Insertion fees

Insertion fees for business sellers are based on the shop subscription option you have chosen

Shop subscription option

Monthly subscription fee

Inclusive Fixed price listings per month on eBay.co.uk

Additional Fixed price listings on eBay.co.uk

Auction listings starting at <£1 on eBay.co.uk

Auction listings starting at >£1 on eBay.co.uk

Fixed price listings on international sites







From £0.40****







From £0.40****







From £0.00***








* Does not include listing in a second category.

** Subject to selling limits.  Includes listings in a second category

***Good ‘til Cancelled and 30 day listings only. On selected sites.  See International Selling

****This is a guide only. You will be charged the standard insertion fee for a private seller listing on that site

If your item doesn't sell, you won't pay a final value fee. You'll have the option of relisting your item, and if it sells, you could be eligible for a credit on the insertion fee. Learn more about insertion fee credits for relisting your item.

Final value fees

These final value fees are applicable to both auction-style and fixed price listings.


Final Value Fee (FVF)

Clothes, Shoes & Accessories, Jewellery




Consumer Electronics

5% (to a maximum of £10)




Depends on sales price


No final value fee (insertion fee of £35)


6% (to a maximum of £15)

Vehicle Parts & Accessories, All other electronics



11% (to a maximum of £50)

Home, Furniture and DIY

11% (except for Appliances, Bath and Furniture)

Garden & Patio, Sporting Goods

10% (maximum £50)

Holidays & Travel

10% (to a maximum of £40)

Business & Industrial




Pet Supplies


Pottery, Porcelain & Glass


Wholesale & Job Lots


Events Tickets


Dolls and Bears


Everything Else


All other categories


The final value fee for a fixed price listing with multiple items is calculated per item sold, based on the total cost to the buyer, including postage, packaging and any other related costs. Learn more about listing multiple items that are identical.

Fees for optional features

Use these optional features to help increase the number of bids and the chances of selling success. For example, the subtitle feature is designed to give your listing increased visibility in search result lists.

Feature fees vary depending on the:

  • Listing format

  • Duration of the listing

Listing upgrades


Auction-style and Buy it now - 3 to 10 days

Buy it now - 30 days




Gallery Plus



Listing Designer*



Scheduling your listings**



Item subtitle



Auction-style listing with Buy it now***

£0.99 - £4.99


Not applicable

£5 - £14.99


Not applicable

£15 - £24.99


Not applicable

£25 or more


Not applicable

Adding pictures to your listing

All pictures



Clothes, Shoes & Accessories category



Home & Garden category



Supersize image (for all categories including above)



*Fees are not charged when using Listing Designer themes in Turbo Lister or when the seller is subscribed to Selling Manager Pro at the time the listing is created

**Users of Selling Manager Pro are exempt from listing scheduling fees

***If you create an auction-style listing with Buy it now, you must have a 40% difference between the Buy it now price and the auction-style start price. For example, if you list an item in auction with a start price of £10, you won't be able to put a Buy it now price lower than £14.

International site visibility

Starting price

Auction-style listing

Buy it now listing

£0.01 - £4.99



£5 - £29.99



£30 or more



Learn more about increasing your listing's visibility on international eBay sites.

Reserve fees

When you set a reserve price, the insertion fee for an auction-style listing is dependent on the reserve price and not the starting price. Fees are non-refundable, even if the item doesn't sell.

Reserve prices must be set at £50 or more.


Reserve price

Reserve fee

All categories, except below


3.5% of reserve price

(up to £150)




Cars, Commercial Vehicles,

Motorcycles and Caravans



Fees for seller tools

Listing tool


Turbo Lister


Selling Manager


Selling Manager Pro

£4.99 per month

Sales reports


Supplemental service fees

If you use supplemental services such as managed returns or other services offered by eBay or third parties, then charges associated with those services may also be treated as fees. Depending on the service, these charges may be included on seller invoices as a fee, which may be charged to your automatic payment method on file.

What you should know about your eBay fees

  • Stated eBay fees include 15% VAT for residents of the EU. Invoices sent to you will quote fees with VAT included. Find out why we use the Luxembourg rate of VAT.

  • If your seller account is suspended for any reason, any amounts owed will immediately become due and payable. eBay reserves the right to immediately charge any amounts you have not previously disputed to the billing method that you are using.

  • Fees pay for the right to sell on eBay. There are times when your listing may not appear when using a keyword or category search until several hours after you have created it. Therefore, eBay cannot guarantee exact listing durations. Learn more about listing durations.

  • Sellers do not purchase exclusive rights to web pages on eBay. We may, in our sole discretion, and without your consent or payment to you, place third-party advertisements on any web page within our site.

  • Insertion fees and optional feature fees are charged at the time of listing and are non-refundable.

  • Good 'Til Cancelled renews automatically every 30 days until the item sells or you end the listing. Insertion fees are charged every 30 day period.

  • eBay requires payment in full each month on accounts with balances of £1 or greater. eBay may suspend your account for non-payment of eBay fees. If you have not paid your outstanding eBay fees after our reminders and warnings, eBay reserves the right to refer your account to an outside collection agency for collection of the outstanding eBay fees. Please note that the collection agency will also charge you a proportionate and reasonable fee for the collection of the unpaid eBay fees, which will vary according to the amount owed and which will be payable in addition to the outstanding eBay fees.

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