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Rules for buyers: Overview
eBay's policies help to create a safe, fair and enjoyable trading environment for all eBay members. As a buyer, you are responsible for reviewing and understanding eBay's policies, as well as all applicable laws and regulations outlined in the User Agreement.
Make sure you follow these guidelines. If you don't you may be subject to a range of actions, including Feedback removal, limits on account privileges and suspension of your account.
Rules for buyers
Neither buyers nor sellers may interfere with a transaction or offer to buy or sell listed items outside of the eBay site (see Rules for everyone: Overview).
Buyers and sellers must also comply with our policies about Feedback.
Reporting a policy breach
To report a policy breach
You can also report a policy breach by clicking Help & Contact at the top of most eBay pages and selecting the appropriate topic.
Note: Only report a case once. Multiple emails about the same case slows the investigation.
After your report is received:
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