What is Prohibited on The People’s Classifieds?

  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. Commercial tanning units or commercial tanning services wanted or offered
  24. Offensive material
  25. Pesticides or hazardous materials
  26. Plants and insects that are restricted or regulated
  27. Recalled items, banned products or products that do not meet the mandatory product safety standards (for items recalled in Australia and information on product safety bans and mandatory standards, please visit: www.productsafety.gov.au).
  28. Stolen property
  29. Tobacco products and related items, including e-cigarettes
  30. Used cosmetics
  31. Used or rebuilt batteries or batteries containing mercury
  32. 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)
  33. Ivory, rhino horn or any animal parts or hunting trophies listed in the CITES 1 guidelines
  34. Votes in elections administered by the Australian Electoral Commission or state-based Electoral Commission
  35. Census or other survey papers issued by the Australian Bureau of Statistic

It is the responsibility of the advertiser before posting an ad on The People’s Classifieds that content advertised adheres to The People’s Classifieds Posting Policies as well as applicable laws. As a condition of your use of The People’s Classifieds specified under our Terms of Use, you agree that you will not violate any laws.