What Are Etsy's Rules and Policies?

Etsy is a unique marketplace that brings together buyers and sellers of handmade, vintage, and craft supply items. To ensure that the experience of shopping and selling on Etsy is excellent for all Etsy members, we have a set of policies and rules that help to keep Etsy’s marketplace safe and high-quality.

Before buying or selling on Etsy, review our Terms of Use, which includes details about:

  • Your rights and obligations as a buyer and seller on Etsy
  • Policies for Etsy products and services

Etsy's complete policies, rules, and guidelines can be found in Our House Rules, which include:

If you sell on Etsy, read about our expectations for customer service.

Etsy's policies can be read in full here:

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