Prohibited and Restricted Items
Many laws, regulations and policies, in a variety of jurisdictions, regulate the goods and services that may be bought and sold. For your convenience, we have prepared a list of some of the types of prohibited and restricted items, the advertisement for sale of which is not permitted on forClassified.com.
forClassified.com users remain responsible for complying with all applicable laws, regulations or restrictions on items, services, or manner of sale, payment or exchange, that may apply to transactions in which they participate. We encourage you to research the applicable laws and regulations that may apply to your transaction.
Partial list of items for sale and services the advertisement of which is not permitted on ForClassified.com:
Prohibited and Restricted Items:
- Adoption of Children & Babies
- Adult/Pornographic Material
- Animals for fight/race
- Blood, Bodily Fluids and Body Parts
- Burglary Tools
- Counterfeit Products
- Electronic Surveillance Equipment
- Embargoed Goods
- Endangered Species
- Event Tickets
- Fire crackers
- Fireworks, Explosives and Explosive Substances
- Government IDs and Licenses
- Hazardous Chemicals
- Hazardous, Restricted, and Perishable Items
- High school diplomas, university certificates, etc.
- Hospital equipment and general aesthetic
- Human Parts and Remains
- Illegal Drugs
- Items that hurt the Laws for the Protection of Historical, Artistic and Cultural significance
- Ivory products
- Lottery Tickets, Sweepstakes Entries
- Offensive Material - examples include ethnically or racially offensive material
- Pharmaceutical products (prescribed or not)
- Photos of artists/singers/entertainers are not allowed unless with permit
- Police, Army, Navy and Air force Related Items
- Products without the approval and registration of government agencies such as CNG, Pepper Spray, LPG, Cylinders
- Software to unlock phones and video games
- Stocks and Other Securities
- Surveillance Equipment
- Tobacco Products
- Unrealistic price and other offers
- Used Cosmetics
- Used Undergarments
- Weapons & Knives
- Wildlife Products - mounted specimens, and ivory
- Wholesale/Bulk selling of Branded Products (Electronic Items/Mobiles)
Prohibited and Restricted Services
- Adult Massage services
- Any kind of government service - Only consultancy/guidance is allowed
- Bulk SMS/Email Services
- Multi-Level Marketing Services
- People looking for relationship, dating and / or friendship
- Quick get-rich schemes
Rules about Birds & Animals
- In birds, we only allow Chickens, Roosters, Chicks, Geese, Emus, Pigeons, Turkeys & Ducks
- In Animals, we only allow Dogs, Cats, Fishes, Bovine, Pigs, Equines, Rabbits, Hamsters, Guinea Pigs & Goats
- Birds and animals used for fighting or racing is strictly prohibited
- forClassified.com only allows ads selling Meat & Eggs of the animals/birds listed above with an exception of Cow meat.
- We do not allow animals & birds which fall under the restricted category as per THE INDIAN WILDLIFE (PROTECTION) ACT 1972 & WORLD WILDLIFE FEDERATION.
The following items are restricted or prohibited because they would potentially infringe on intellectual property rights:
- Counterfeit items
- Faces, names and signatures and autographed items
- Software & movie piracy
- Watermark/logo/URL of other websites
- New Luxury brands
- To promote a safe, fair and enjoyable experience, FORCLASSIFIED has established a set of rules and policies for item listings. You are requested, not to Post Duplicate Ad listings - Any ad posted more than once with the same content or Title in the same city and category would be considered as a Duplicate Ad. We advise you to post multiple ads only if you have different items or services for sale. All duplicate ads would be deleted and posters penalized if the problem persists.
- Post Mature Audience/Sexually oriented material: Classifieds relating to items that includes items intended for use in sexual activity would not be permitted. Please also be aware that titles with graphic adult language are inappropriate, regardless of the item contained in the listing itself.
- Write Misleading Titles
- Upload Inappropriate/wrong picture with the Ad
- List items in inappropriate categories
- Misrepresent the item location
- Quote Unrealistic Price
Miscellaneous info - Your listing, information, Advertisement
- Shall not be defamatory, trade libelous, unlawfully threatening or unlawfully harassing. Further shall not be fraudulent, misrepresenting, misleading or pertain to the sale of any illegal, stolen goods and or services which do not belong to you or you do not have the authority for.
- Shall not contain any viruses, Trojan horses, worms or other computer programs that may damage, detrimentally interfere with, surreptitiously intercept or expropriate any system, data or personal information.
- Shall not be allowed to libel anyone or include hate, derogatory, slanderous speech directed at individuals or groups. You should not advocate violence against other users or individuals or groups.
Consequences of Breach of Listing Policy
- Users who violate the prohibited items policy and or the restricted items policy may be subject to the following actions
- Permanent blacklisting from forClassified.com community
- Reporting to Law Enforcement or Appropriate Authorities
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