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Overview of Categories

This table provides an overview of the product categories in which you can sell.

Even if selling in a category does not require approval from Amazon, selling certain products may require approval. Learn more about Categories and products requiring approval including instructions on how to apply.

For more details on how to assess the conditions of products, see the Condition Guidelines.

To learn how to offer Certified Refurbished products, refer to Amazon Renewed.

Product Category Conditions Allowed Approval Required
Amazon Device Accessories New, Certified refurbished, Used

No

Selling Guidelines
Amazon Kindle Used No
Automotive & Powersports New, Certified refurbished, Used, Collectible

Yes

Selling Guidelines
Baby Products (excluding apparel) New No, but certain sub-categories require approval.
Beauty New No
Books New, Used, Collectible

No

Collectible books condition guidelines
Camera & Photo New, Certified refurbished, Used No
Cell Phones & Accessories New, Used, Certified refurbished; Unlocked

No

Selling Guidelines
Collectible Coins Collectible-Like New

Yes

Selling Guidelines
Consumer Electronics New, Certified refurbished, Used While listing in the Software, Video Games, and Consumer Electronics categories is generally open to all sellers, specific products may require pre-approval.Selling Guidelines
Entertainment Collectibles Collectible-Like New

Yes

Selling Guidelines
Fine Art New (includes Primary and Secondary Sale artworks) Yes, but new seller applications are limited. Review the general requirements for Amazon Fine Art.
Grocery & Gourmet Food New

No

Selling Guidelines
Health & Personal Care New No, but certain sub-categories require approval.
Home & Garden New, Certified refurbished, Used, Collectible No
Independent Design New Selling Guidelines
Industrial & Scientific New, Certified refurbished, Used

No

Selling Guidelines
Kindle Accessories and Amazon Fire TV Accessories New, Certified refurbished, Used No
Major Appliances New, Used, Certified refurbished

No

Music New, Used, Collectible

Yes

Selling Guidelines
Musical Instruments New, Certified refurbished, Used, Collectible No
Office Products New, Certified refurbished, Used, Collectible No, but certain sub-categories require approval.
Outdoors New, Certified refurbished, Used No, but certain sub-categories require approval.
Personal Computers New, Certified refurbished, Used No, but certain sub-categories require approval.
Pet Supplies New, Certified refurbished, Used No, but certain sub-categories require approval.
Software New, Used No, but may be required for specific products.
Sports New, Certified refurbished, Used No
Sports Collectibles Collectible-like new

Yes

Selling Guidelines
Tools & Home Improvement New, Certified refurbished, Used No
Toys & Games New, Collectible No, but certain sub-categories require approval. Approval may be required to sell during the winter holiday season. See Holiday Selling Guidelines in Toys & Games for details.
Video, DVD & Blu-ray New, Used, Collectible

Yes

Selling Guidelines
Video Games New, Used, Collectible No, but may be required for specific products.
Watches New

Yes

Selling Guidelines

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