Thursday 30th October 2008 00:00:01 BST until Sunday 9th November 2008 23:59:59 BST
Auctions are a great way of getting buyers interested in what you are selling, and from Thursday 30th October until Sunday 9th November, Insertion Fees on all eligible Auction-style listings will be just 5p* no matter what starting price you set.
*Terms and conditions apply Terms and Conditions
When is it?
Thursday 30th October 2008 00:00:01 BST until Sunday 9th November 2008 23:59:59 BST (promotional period).
What is it?
From Thursday 30th October 2008 to Sunday 9th November 2008 (local UK time), selected Private Sellers who list item(s) in an eligible category using the Auction-style format on eBay.co.uk, will pay a reduced Insertion Fee of 5 pence (£0.05) per listing.
Please refer to "What's Excluded?" for more details.
Only items listed in British Pounds Sterling on eBay.co.uk using the Auction-style or Auction with Buy It Now option formats are included.
Items which are listed using the Auction-style format with a Reserve Price are included in the promotion.
Offer is only open to Private Sellers, by invitation
Any item previously scheduled to go live between Thursday 30th October 2008 and Sunday 9th November 2008 will qualify for the promotion.
If sellers re-list an item between Saturday 30th October 2008 and 9th November 2008 that had previously closed without a successful sale, the re-listed item will qualify for the promotion.
If the re-listed item sells and is eligible under the eBay re-list policy, eBay will refund the Insertion Fee at the Promotional Insertion Fee price of 5 pence (£0.05).
Items listed in the "Parts & Accessories" sub-category of the Cars, Parts & Vehicles Category are included.
Apart from the "Parts & Accessories" sub category as detailed in the "What's Included?" section above, all other items listed in any "Motors" categories are excluded from the promotion.
Items listed in the "Residential Property" sub-category of the "Home & Garden" category.
Items listed in the "Mobile Phones with Contract" sub-category of the "Mobile & Home Phones" category.
Items listed in the "Local Services" category
Multiple-Item listings in Auction-style formats (also known as Dutch Auctions). See the full details about Multiple-Item listings.
Identical listings that do not comply with our Duplicate Listings policy. See the full details about our Duplicate Listings policy.
Buy It Now (Fixed Price) format listings.
Any item listed between Saturday 30th October 2008 and 9th November 2008 but scheduled to start after the promotional period will NOT qualify for the promotion.
Any items listed which do not comply with eBay's Listing Policies or Prohibited and Restricted Items Policies.
Only the basic eBay Insertion Fee will be reduced to 5 pence. All other eBay selling fees will still apply, including but not limited to Final Value Fees, optional Reserve Price Fees and all Listing Upgrade Fees such as "Gallery Plus", "Subtitle", "Bold" or "Highlight". See the full details about eBay fees.
Members listing using the Auction-with-Buy It Now format will still be charged the Listing Upgrade Fee for Buy It Now.
If the item is listed in 2 categories, the Insertion Fee will be 5 pence (£0.05) times 2 i.e. 10 pence (£0.10).
If the item qualifies for the promotion, the "Sell Your Item" form will indicate to the seller that they have been charged the Insertion Fee of 5 pence (£0.05).
For sellers listing with any tool other than the latest version of the Sell Your Item form (SYI 3.0) the Promotional Insertion Fee will not be shown during the listing process. Instead the discount will be reflected in the "View Account Status" section in My eBay, as well as in your next invoice.
eBay reserves the right to suspend, change or cancel the promotion at any time, in the event of circumstances arising which, in eBay's opinion, make it necessary for it to do so. eBay reserves the right to add additional terms and conditions for certain parts of this promotion.
The decision of eBay regarding any aspect of this promotion is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
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