Banned & Restricted Category

  • Banned & Restricted Category list
    Banned Businesses list:

    1 Adult goods and services which includes pornography and other sexually suggestive materials (including literature, imagery and other media); escort or prostitution services

    2 Alcohol which includes Alcohol or alcoholic beverages such as beer, liquor, wine, or champagne

    3 Body parts which includes organs or other body parts

    4 Bulk marketing tools which includes email lists, software, or other products enabling unsolicited email messages (spam)

    5 Cable descramblers and black boxes which includes devices intended to obtain cable and satellite signals for free

    6 Child pornography which includes pornographic materials involving minors

    7 Copyright unlocking devices which includes Mod chips or other devices designed to circumvent copyright protection

    8 Copyrighted media which includes unauthorized copies of books, music, movies, and other licensed or protected materials; Copyright infringing merchandise

    9 Products labelled as "tester," "not for retail sale," or "not intended for resale"

    10 Copyrighted software which includes unauthorized copies of software, video games and other licensed or protected materials, including OEM or bundled software

    11. Counterfeit and unauthorized goods which includes replicas or imitations of designer goods; items without a celebrity endorsement that would normally require such an association; fake autographs, counterfeit stamps, and other potentially unauthorized goods

    12 Products that have been altered to change the product's performance, safety specifications, or indications of use

    13. Drugs and drug paraphernalia which includes hallucinogenic substances, illegal drugs and drug accessories, including herbal drugs like salvia and magic mushrooms

    14. Drug test circumvention aids which includes drug cleansing shakes, urine test additives, and related items

    15. Endangered species which includes plants, animals or other organisms (including product derivatives) in danger of extinction

    16. Government IDs or documents which includes fake IDs, passports, diplomas, and noble titles

    17. Hacking and cracking materials which includes manuals, how-to guides, information, or equipment enabling illegal access to software, servers, websites, or other protected property

    18. Illegal goods which includes materials, products, or information promoting illegal goods or enabling illegal acts

    19. Miracle cures which includes unsubstantiated cures, remedies or other items marketed as quick health fixes

    20. Offensive goods which includes literature, products or other materials that: a) Defame or slander any person or groups of people based on race, ethnicity, national origin, religion, sex, or other factors b) Encourage or incite violent acts c) Promote intolerance or hatred

    21. Offensive goods, crime which includes crime scene photos or items, such as personal belongings, associated with criminals

    22. Pyrotechnic devices (apart from the ones mentioned in the restricted category), hazardous materials and radioactive materials and substances

    23. Tobacco and cigarettes which includes cigars, chewing tobacco, and related products. Electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes)

    24. Traffic devices which includes radar detectors/jammers, license plate covers, traffic signal changers, and related products

    25. Weapons which includes firearms, ammunition, knives, brass knuckles, gun parts, and other armaments

    26 Matrix sites or sites using matrix scheme approach/Ponzi/Pyramid schemes

    27. Work-at-home information

    28. Any product or service which is not in compliance with all applicable laws and regulations whether federal, state, local or international including the laws of India 29 BPO services

    30 surgical products on B2C model

    31 Immigration services (Does not include Consultation)

    32 loose diamonds

    33 Guaranteed Employment Services

    34 Religious products which are making false claims or hurting someone's religious feelings

    35 Adoption agencies

    36 Pawnshop

    37 esoteric pages, Psychic consultations

    38 Telemarketing (Calling list, selling by phone for example travel service, overall sales)

    39 Credit Counselling/Credit Repair Services

    40 Get Rich Businesses

    41 Bankruptcy Services

    42 Websites depicting violence and extreme sexual violence

    43 Bestiality

    44 Fireworks

    45 Cryptocurrency Trading