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Space heaters

If you list products on our store, you must comply with all federal, state, and local laws and our policies applicable to those products and product listings, including this policy.

Space heaters covered by this policy

Portable space heaters are moveable devices powered by mains electricity which are intended to provide heat within a small, singular area.

Examples of space heaters

Examples of space heaters


Our policy for space heaters

Amazon requires that all space heaters have been tested to and comply with the specific regulation or standard requirements listed below:

Product Regulation/Standard requirements
Space heaters UL 1278

Required information

We may request this information from you at any time, so we recommend that you have it easily accessible:

  • Your company name (if applicable) and seller ID
  • Your contact information: email address and phone number
  • A list of all space heaters that you list
  • Product images for all space heaters that you list. Images must include the following:
    • Safety information
    • Compliance markings
    • Product hazard warnings
  • Any product instructions and manuals for all space heaters that you list
  • Test reports from an ISO 17025 accredited laboratory confirming each product was tested to applicable requirements listed above

Some labs provide special Amazon rates for testing. For more information on these providers, visit Service Provider Network.

How to submit information

If you are contacted by us for compliance documents, complete the following steps to submit the requested information:


  1. In Seller Central, select Performance tab, and choose Account Health.
  2. Under Product Compliance Requests at the bottom right corner of the page, click Documentation Requests.
  3. Click Provide Documentation or Appeal next to the product.
  4. Select No to upload documents.
  5. Follow the steps in the Submit required documents section.
Note: Test reports must contain images of the tested products including packaging, compliance markings, and warning labels if applicable. The product images on the test reports must show the same product as the product images on the detail page.

Policy violations

If you do not provide the required information by the applicable deadline, we may:

  • Remove the relevant product listings
  • Suspend your ability to add new products, listing privileges, or both
  • Withhold any payments due to you
  • Pursue legal action

We reserve the right to take any further actions that may be necessary in our sole discretion.

Additional resources

Disclaimer

The information provided on this page does not, and is not intended to, constitute legal advice; instead, all information, content, and materials available on this site are for general informational purposes only.

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