Terms and Conditions
What is it?
From Saturday 1st November 2008 to Wednesday 31st December 2008, sellers who list item(s) in an eligible category using the Auction-style or Fixed Price-style format on eBay.co.uk with FREE domestic postage, will receive 25% off their total Final Value Fees per item listed.
Please refer to "What's Excluded?" for more details.
When is it?
Saturday 1st November 2008 00:00:01 GMT until Wednesday 31st December 2008 23:59:59 GMT (promotional period).
Only items listed in British Pounds Sterling on eBay.co.uk using the Auction-style or Auction with Buy It Now option or Buy It Now (Fixed Price) formats are included.
Items which are listed using the Auction-style format with a Reserve Price are included in this promotion.
Any item listing previously scheduled to start between Saturday 1st November and Wednesday 31st December 2008 will qualify for the promotion.
Items listed for sale in any of the below sub-categories (apart from those items or listings detailed in the "What's Excluded?" section below).
Books, Comics & Magazines
Antiquarian & Collectable
Collections & Lots
Modern Maps & Atlases
DVD, Film & TV
Other Film Formats
Other Music Formats
Eligible members include all users listing on eBay.co.uk who offer a FREE domestic postage service within their P&P options. Specifically, the following criteria need to be met:
Domestic postage needs to be set to "Flat: Same cost to all buyers"
The first domestic postage service needs to be specified and "0" needs to be entered into the "cost field" or the "Free P&P" tick box needs to be ticked.
Insurance must either not be required or have its cost set to zero
Postage service should not be "Local Delivery/Pick Up" or "Other"
There cannot be any surcharges
If the listing is a multiple item listing, the postage cost for additional items must also be zero
Sellers can list items with any starting price to qualify for the promotion.
If sellers re-list an item between Saturday 1st November and Wednesday 31st December 2008 that had previously closed without a successful sale, the re-listed item will qualify for the promotion.
Apart from the categories listed in the "What's Included?" section, items listed in any other categories are excluded from the promotion.
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.
Any item listed between Saturday 1st November and Wednesday 31st December 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 Final Value Fee will be reduced. All other eBay selling fees will still apply, including but not limited to Insertion 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 qualifies for the promotion, the invoice will indicate to the seller that they have received 25% off their Final Value Fee and have been charged the Final Value Fee at the reduced, promotional rate.
For sellers listing with any tool other than the latest version of the Sell Your Item form (SYI 3.0) the promotional price 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.