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Human body parts policy

Human body parts or items containing body parts are not allowed.

We don't allow the sale of human bodies, body parts, or products made from the human body on eBay.

What is the policy?

  • Human body parts or items containing body parts are not allowed, including first class relics
    • As an exception, items containing human scalp hair are allowed (such as lockets or wigs)
  • Used funeral items like urns are not allowed

Activity that doesn't follow eBay policy could result in a range of actions including for example: administratively ending or canceling listings, hiding or demoting all listings from search results, lowering seller rating, buying or selling restrictions, and account suspension. All fees paid or payable in relation to listings or accounts on which we take any action will not be refunded or otherwise credited to your account.

Visit Seller Help - opens in new window or tab to find details of any policy issues with your account or listings, and get the information you need to quickly resolve them.

Why does eBay have this policy?

This rule helps ensure that important government regulations are followed.

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