eBay Shipping Guide

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You can now sell on eBay.ca and ship with Canada Post with the click of a mouse, without ever leaving the eBay website!

Whether you are sending within Canada, to the U.S. or internationally, you can create, purchase and print Canada Post shipping labels in just minutes, directly from eBay™. No need to register—just use your existing eBay and PayPal™ accounts.

It's Convenient…

Prepare and pay for your shipping labels from the comfort of home and drop off your packages at your local Post Office or in any street letter box (where size permits).

It's Fully Integrated…

Ship and track your packages directly from My eBay and have pre-populated emails sent to you and your buyer.

It's Fast…

Have your buyer's address information pre-populated on your labels and print your ready-to-mail label from any printer. Prepare basic customs forms online for international shipments.

Plus, save 8% on shipments to Canada and 9% on U.S. and international shipments.*

About eBay and PayPal

About eBay

eBay is the World's Online Marketplace™. Founded in 1995, eBay created a powerful platform for the sale of goods and services by a passionate community of individuals and businesses. On any given day, there are millions of items across thousands of categories for sale on eBay. eBay enables trade on a local, national and international basis with customized sites in markets around the world. Through an array of services, such as its payment solution provider PayPal, eBay is enabling global ecommerce for an ever-growing online community. More information about the company can be found on the ebay website.

About PayPal

Founded in 1998, PayPal, an eBay company, enables any individual or business with an email address to send and receive payments online securely, easily and quickly. PayPal's service builds on the existing financial infrastructure of bank accounts and credit cards and uses one of the world's most advanced proprietary fraud prevention systems to create a safe, global, real-time payment solution. More information about the company can be found on the PayPal website.

Savings, convenience and more

Shipping with Canada Post

Trust Canada Post for the affordable and reliable delivery of goods purchased on eBay Canada.

Our thousands of street letter box and Post Office locations make it easy for eBay sellers to ship, and for their buyers to receive from anywhere in Canada.

Through eBay's online shipping solution, Canada Post provides you with:

  • Savings of 8% on shipments to Canada and 9% on U.S. and other international shipments.*
  • Range of services available, from economical to fast and fully featured.
  • Convenient access to drop off your package; choose from your local Post Office or any street letter box (where size permits).
  • Large coverage for better buyer reach; we deliver to every address in Canada and around the world.
  • Up to $100 insurance coverage included with your shipments in case of loss or damage.**
  • Delivery confirmation and on-time delivery guarantee available on most services for extra peace of mind.***
  • Convenient receiving options for your buyers; from home & PO Box delivery to pickups at the Post Office, buyers will never have to travel too far to receive your package.

* Savings may vary by service, weight, dimension and destination. Excludes U.S.A. and International Small Packet™ services. Discounts are automatically calculated and offered through eBay's online shipping solution. Applied on Canada Post published consumer rates at the time of purchase. Cannot be combined with any other discounts.
** Dependent on destination. Some conditions and exceptions apply.
*** Tracking information and delivery confirmation are not available for USA or International Small Packet™ and Light Packet™ services.

Sell and ship on eBay

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Never tried eBay's Online Shipping Solution?

Interested in simplifying your shipping and increasing your selling efficiency? Save money, time and effort on shipping when you purchase and print Canada Post shipping labels with eBay's Online Shipping solution.

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Now You Can

Visit the Canada Post Shipping Zone on eBay for useful information that will help you every step of the way!

Learn how to list your items on eBay to offer Canada Post as your shipping service provider.

Get tips on how to properly prepare your packages.

Get the information you need to ship your package.

Find out how Canada Post makes it easy for your buyers to receive packages.

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