Members are generally not permitted to list, buy, or sell items that originate from sanctioned areas. This policy is a part of our.Next
This policy applies to anyone that uses our Services, regardless of their location.
In order to protect our community and marketplace, Etsy takes steps to ensure compliance with sanctions programs.
Personalized Advertising These are third party technologies used for things like interest based Etsy ads.
The economic sanctions and trade restrictions that apply to your use of the Services are subject to change, so members should check sanctions resources regularly.
For example, Etsy prohibits members from using their accounts while in certain geographic locations.
Saying no will not stop you from seeing Etsy ads or impact Etsy's own personalization technologies, but it may make the ads you see less relevant or more repetitive. This includes items that pre-date sanctions, since we have no way to verify when they were actually removed from the restricted location. We may disable listings or cancel transactions that present a risk of violating this policy.Next
As a global company based in the US with operations in other countries, Etsy must comply with economic sanctions and trade restrictions, including, but not limited to, those implemented by the Office of Foreign Assets Control "OFAC" of the US Department of the Treasury.
You should consult the laws of any jurisdiction when a transaction involves international parties.
If we have reason to believe you are operating your account from a sanctioned location, such as any of the places listed above, or are otherwise in violation of any economic sanction or trade restriction, we may suspend or terminate your use of our Services. It is up to you to familiarize yourself with these restrictions.
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Secretary of Commerce, to any person located in Russia or Belarus.
This means that Etsy or anyone using our Services cannot take part in transactions that involve designated people, places, or items that originate from certain places, as determined by agencies like OFAC, in addition to trade restrictions imposed by related laws and regulations. In addition to complying with OFAC and applicable local laws, Etsy members should be aware that other countries may have their own trade restrictions and that certain items may not be allowed for export or import under international laws.Next
For legal advice, please consult a qualified professional.
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Etsy has no authority or control over the independent decision-making of these providers.
Etsy reserves the right to request that sellers provide additional information, disclose an item's country of origin in a listing, or take other steps to meet compliance obligations.