LIST OF PROHIBITED AND RESTRICTED ITEMS

This list of prohibited and restricted items is not exhaustive, and is intended only as a guide. In addition, you may only sell items in your possession and you may not buy or sell items if legally prohibited in Ireland. 

It’s all Irish reserves the right to determine what items are or are not allowed to be listed on our website at any time. We may remove items that are not listed below if we decide that they are offensive, in breach of our terms of service or are in any other way a risk that we’re not prepared to take. 

This list is subject to change without notice.

  1. Adult only material and nudity 
  2. Advertisements 
  3. Alcohol 
  4. Animals and wildlife products 
  5. Counterfeit currency and stamps 
  6. Counterfeit items, replicas and unauthorised copies 
  7. Credit cards 
  8. Data banks, mailing lists and personal information 
  9. Drugs and drug paraphernalia 
  10. Firearms, weapons and military items 
  11. Fireworks and kit for their implementation 
  12. Goods from embargoed countries 
  13. Government, transit and shipping-related items, government documents, IDs and licenses 
  14. Hazardous materials 
  15. Human remains, human organs and body parts 
  16. Lock-picking and locksmithing devices 
  17. Lotteries and giveaways 
  18. Medicines, medical devices and healthcare products 
  19. Offensive material 
  20. Real estate 
  21. Recalled items 
  22. Second-hand clothing 
  23. Services 
  24. Software 
  25. State or public agencies ownerships, artistic, historical and archaeological properties 
  26. Stocks and other securities 
  27. Stolen property and property with removed serial numbers 
  28. Tickets 
  29. Tobacco 

1. ADULT ONLY MATERIAL AND NUDITY

  • All material with either implicit or explicit reference to pedopornography, including all forms of erotic art that include minors
  • All material offensive to public morals such as for example pornographic material, any material representing or describing pedopornography, bestiality, necrophilia, coprophilia, rape, incest in all sort of publications, films, and other recordings
  • Adult magazines, films and videos
  • Adult toys and related accessories that are used for sexual purposes
  • Used underwear listings, including listings that are not clear about the condition of the item

The sale of the following is allowed: 

  • Items with substantial social, artistic or political value containing nudity

2. ADVERTISEMENTS

  • Posts that advertise commercial or private websites for the purposes of selling outside It’s all Irish
  • Unsolicited advertising or promotions, requests for donations or ‘spam’

3. ALCOHOL

  • Alcohol products
  • Liquor licenses

The sale of the following is allowed: 

  • Beer/wine making kits

4. ANIMALS AND WILDLIFE PRODUCTS

  • Any animal alive. This extends to listings that include animals as a gift, prize or giveaway in connection with an item listed on It’s all Irish
  • Any part, pelt or skin from endangered animals, that is any species listed in the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Red List of Threatened Species 
  • Ivory items and ivory derivatives
  • Animal traps including glue-based traps used in pest control to catch and monitor insects

The sale of the following is allowed: 

  • Pelts of non endangered animal species, with the exception of dogs and cats

5. COUNTERFEIT CURRENCY AND STAMPS

  • Replica coins for collection
  • Counterfeit coins
  • Counterfeit bank notes
  • Counterfeit bonds

6. COUNTERFEIT ITEMS, REPLICAS AND UNAUTHORIZED COPIES

  • Counterfeit clothing and accessories such as for example, a bag bearing the Chanel® name or logo that was neither made nor authorised for sale by Chanel®
  • Counterfeit replacement parts not made by the manufacturer that the items are labelled with
  • Counterfeit electronics
  • Unauthorised or pirated copies. This includes but is not limited to pirated, duplicated, backed-up or bootlegged copies of books, videos, films, music CDs, MP3s, MP4s, photographs, radio programs, concerts, television programs and video games
  • Products made available by digital download where the seller doesn’t own the copyright. This includes but is not limited to: codes that can be used to access content on other websites or platforms; e-books or audio books
  • Any product that has been illegally replicated, reproduced or manufactured
  • Any item or behaviour that infringes copyright, trademark or intellectual property rights. This also includes user generated content or creations made using parts of branded items without the authorisation of the brand itself
  • Equipment used to make counterfeit items

7. CREDIT CARDS

  • Currently active and inactive bank credit, debit and pre-paid cards
  • Currently active store credit cards

The sale of the following is allowed: 

  • Blank plastic cards

8. DATA BANKS, MAILING LISTS AND PERSONAL INFORMATION

  • Data banks
  • Mailing lists
  • Personal information

9. DRUGS AND DRUG PARAPHERNALIA

  • Narcotics, steroids, and any other controlled substance
  • Any substance described as having drug-like effects (for example, a ‘legal high’)
  • Any article meant for the use, manufacturing or concealing of a controlled substance
  • We have a zero tolerance policy for any drugs, drug paraphernalia, tobacco or smoking accessories and will take immediate action on any item in this category found on It’s all Irish

10. FIREARMS, WEAPONS AND MILITARY ITEMS

  • Any firearms, weapons and military items, regardless of their functionality, construction date or of their being collectibles. The term ‘firearm’ indicates all the parts constituting a firearm, a sporting gun, all types of collectible, vintage, antique and signalling guns
  • Ammunitions
  • Kits for the construction of firearms
  • Firearms replicas
  • All blade weapons, knives and sharp instruments. This includes but is not limited to: kitchen knives, fishing and scuba knives, blackjacks, clubs, brass knuckles, switchblades and swords of all kind
  • BB guns
  • Airsoft guns
  • Pneumatic spearguns
  • Paintball guns

The sale of the following is allowed: 

  • Bulletproof vests
  • Miniature weapons designed for toy miniature figures
  • Toy weapons that cannot be mistaken for real weapons
  • Bows and arrows
  • Scuba spearguns

11. FIREWORKS AND KITS FOR THEIR IMPLEMENTATION

  • Any fireworks, even those available in high street stores
  • Kits for firework implementation

12. GOODS FROM EMBARGOED COUNTRIES

  • All embargoed restricted items

13. GOVERNMENT, TRANSIT AND SHIPPING-RELATED ITEMS, GOVERNMENT DOCUMENTS, IDs AND LICENSES

  • Any government, transit and shipping-related items, government documents, IDs and licenses

The sale of the following is allowed: 

  • Historical or collector badges that do not resemble modern badges (e.g. an antique sheriff’s badge from the 19th century), provided that the listing clearly states that the object is at least 75 years old or belongs to an organization which no longer exists
  • Souvenirs such as hats, mugs, pins, pens, buttons, cuff links, shirts and paperweights that do not contain or show any emblems
  • Fake, novelty or clearly unofficial badges, such as plastic or humorous ones

14. HAZARDOUS MATERIALS

  • Hazardous materials. This includes but is not limited to: fire extinguishers, radioactive materials, flammable gases, combustible items, pesticides and poisons, toxic substances
  • Any dangerous item subject to specific sale restrictions

15. HUMAN REMAINS, HUMAN ORGANS AND BODY PARTS

  • Human body parts including, but not limited to: organs, bones, blood, waste products, sperm and eggs

16. LOCKPICKING AND LOCKSMITHING DEVICES

  • Any lockpicking and locksmithing devices

17. LOTTERIES AND GIVEAWAYS

  • All types of lotteries (raffles)

The following is allowed: 

  • Free prize competitions and free draws that comply to applicable law both in the country where It’s all Irish is located and in the registered user’s country of residence and/or domicile

18. MEDICINES, MEDICAL DEVICES AND HEALTHCARE PRODUCTS

  • All medical devices (prescription and over-the counter medical devices), including contact lenses
  • All medical products (prescription and over-the counter medical products)
  • Weight loss products with warnings or recalls
  • Counterfeit medicines
  • Used and unsealed healthcare products
  • Past expiration date products

The sale of the following is allowed: 

  • Face masks
  • Sanitising sprays, gels and liquids
  • Teeth whitening products containing hydrogen peroxide and any other compound that releases hydrogen peroxide, including carbamide peroxide and zinc peroxide
  • Herbal and holistic remedies and other items whose descriptions implicitly or explicitly compare the products listed to prescription drugs, imply any non-approved treatments, or market them as having the same results 
  • Vitamins, provided the product is new and unopened and the list of ingredients clearly visible in the listing

19. OFFENSIVE MATERIAL

  • All items promoting, supporting or celebrating hatred, violence, racial, sexual and/or religious intolerance or organisations with such views

20. REAL ESTATE

  • Any real estate property

21. RECALLED ITEMS

  • Products recalled by a manufacturer or another government agency. For additional information please consult the applicable regulator website (e.g. European Commission website ) 

22. SECOND-HAND CLOTHING

  • Any used clothing item made available for sale in breach our Terms of Service or this List. The seller must declare that the article is not new and that it has been cleaned according to the manufacturer’s instructions 

23. SERVICES

  • Professional or personal services such as for example financial or marketing advice, building or labour services

24. SOFTWARE

  • Counterfeit software
  • Preinstalled/OEM software
  • Any software restricted for sale

25. STATE OR PUBLIC AGENCIES OWNERSHIPS, ARTISTIC, HISTORICAL AND ARCHAEOLOGICAL PROPERTIES

  • Artefacts, antiques and items with historical or artistic value that are protected under national laws or regulations

26. STOCKS AND OTHER SECURITIES

  • Stock or security interests

27. STOLEN PROPERTY AND PROPERTY WITH REMOVED SERIAL NUMBERS

  • Any item taken without the authorization from private individuals, companies or governments

28. TICKETS

  • Users are not allowed to sell any current lottery, football, transport service, event or show ticket

The sale of the following is allowed: 

  • Expired lottery tickets as a collector item
  • Collector tickets of performances that have already occurred
  • Tickets sold by an authorised promoter, show organizer or business operator

29. TOBACCO

  • Tobacco and its derivatives
  • All tobacco products and accessories, including ashtrays & collectables
  • Herbal tobacco, nicotine-free cigarettes or tobacco-free cigarettes
  • E-cigarettes & associated products
  • Pipes
  • Regular cigarette papers

The sale of the following is allowed: 

  • Incenses, provided that the listing and the instructions do not mention, either implicitly or explicitly, that the item is related to drugs or to the consumption of illegal substances