Posting Policy

The list below details what can’t be posted on in either offering, free or wanted ads:

  1. Alcoholic beverages
  2. Blood, body parts and bodily fluids, or offers of humans for sale, including offers or requests for adoption or surrogacy
  3. Burglary tools
  4. Counterfeit products, replicas or knock-off brand name goods
  5. Electronic surveillance equipment
  6. Embargoed goods
  7. Endangered or protected species, or any part of any endangered or protected species
  8. Prostitution and escort services that offer sex, sexual favours, sexual actions or sexual services in exchange for anything
  9. Fireworks, destructive devices and explosives
  10. Government and transit badges, uniforms, IDs, documents and licenses
  11. Hazardous materials including but not limited to radioactive, toxic and explosive materials
  12. Identity documents, personal financial records and personal information
  13. Illegal drugs, controlled substances, substances and items used to manufacture drugs and controlled substances, items designed only to help someone take drugs and drug paraphernalia
  14. Nitrous oxide products, including but not limited to nitrous oxide canisters, bulbs, nangs and cream chargers
  15. Illegal items and services, and items which encourage or facilitate illegal activity
  16. Illegal telecommunication and electronics equipment such as access cards, password sniffers, radar scanners, traffic signal control devices or cable descrambler
  17. Items issued to any Armed Force that have not been disposed of in accordance with that country’s demilitarization policies
  18. Lottery tickets, sweepstakes entries and slot machines
  19. Material, pictures and images that are obscene, pornographic, adult in nature, contain nudity or are harmful to minors
  20. Material that infringes copyright, including but not limited to software or other digital goods which you are not authorized to sell
  21. New merchandise or services from network marketing companies, work-from-home, independent franchisees or distributors, or similar representatives
  22. Personal information or mailing lists. We do not accept the sale of bulk email, Internet Protocol (IP), Instant Messenger (IM), or mailing lists that contain names, addresses, phone numbers, or other personal identifying information. Any tools or software designed predominantly to send unsolicited commercial messages (UCE or “spam”) are also not permitted.
  23. Selling or offering services for supplements/medicine general or pharmaceutical
  24. Prescription or non-prescription drugs and devices, drugs that make false or misleading treatment claims, or treatment claims that require therapeutic goods administration “TGA” approval
  25. Commercial tanning units or commercial tanning services wanted or offered
  26. Offensive material
  27. Pesticides or hazardous materials
  28. Plants and insects that are restricted or regulated
  29. Recalled items, banned products or products that do not meet the mandatory product safety standards.
  30. Stocks and other securities including Bitcoins and related mining equipment
  31. Stolen property
  32. Tobacco products and related items, including e-cigarettes
  33. Used cosmetics
  34. Used or rebuilt batteries or batteries containing mercury
  35. Weapons and related items (including, but not limited to firearms, firearm accessories, parts and magazines, ammunition, paintball guns, gel blaster guns, BB and pellet guns, spear guns, tear gas, tasers, stun guns, switchblade knives, martial arts weapons, archery and/or bow and arrow equipment)
  36. Ivory, rhino horn or any animal parts or hunting trophies listed in the CITES 1 guidelines
  37. Votes in elections administered by the Australian Electoral Commission or state-based Electoral Commission
  38. Census or other survey papers issued by the Australian Bureau of Statistic
  39. It is the responsibility of the advertiser before posting an ad on that content advertised adheres to the applicable laws.