Buying is easy. Where an item has a “Buy Now” button, this means that you can use your Credit/Debit card, or your PayPal account, to pay for it. For other items, you will need to contact the seller and come to an agreement about price and collection/delivery arrangements.
If you use the “Buy Now” option to purchase an item, the payment will be processed by PayPal, the leading online payment provider, with more than 153 million accounts worldwide. With this option you can use a Credit/Debit card, or a PayPal account. You don’t have to be registered with PayPal to buy. Once payment has been made, the seller will dispatch the item(s) within the agreed time to you.
For other items, you will need to contact the seller and come to an agreement regarding payment for the item about how the item will be paid for.
Where an item has a “Buy Now” button, this means that you can use your Credit/Debit card or your PayPal account to pay for it. For other items, you will need to contact the seller and come to an agreement regarding payment for the item.
If you use the “Buy Now” option to purchase goods, your item will be delivered either by standard or registered post or by courier. For other items, you will need to contact the seller and come to an agreement about collection and delivery arrangements.
For items purchased using the “Buy Now” option, you have the ability to cancel an order for 5 days from when the order was placed if it has not been marked as shipped yet.
After you receive the item you have a right to return any item purchased for a period of 14 days from the date of receipt, without giving any reason. However, there are a number of exclusions to this - please visit Citizens Information for more information. If you wish to cancel an order make contact with the seller.
Please see our Terms and Conditions for more details.
If you don’t receive an item, within the agreed timeframe, make contact with the seller for an update. They may also be able to provide you with tracking details.
The price listed in the ad page is the total amount you will need to pay for your goods or services. If the ad is “Buy Now” then the shipping costs may be extra. You can find this by hovering over the words “shipping costs” in a “Buy Now” ad. Return charges may apply, however if this is the case, details will be provided by the seller within the ad.
The vast bulk of BuyAndSell.ie users are genuine and trustworthy people.However, it’s important that you to use the same common sense making a purchase through BuyAndSell.ie, that you would when making a purchase on other websites or offline. These guidelines will help you stay secure and safe when making purchase through our website or directly from the seller (face-to-face):
Be aware if the vehicle price is much lower than models of a similar class. A very low price may suggest the seller has been unable to sell the car in the past. Make sure you are aware of the average price of cars in this range.
We are constantly working to improve the service to our users and boost their confidence in our website. If you find an Ad, which you feel to be suspicious, please let us know through our Contact Us page and we will review the issue and take action if necessary.
Go to our Contact Us page for options on how to contact us.
If you have selected a "Business" plan, you can have an online store and place ads without a PayPal account. However, in order to take secure online payments you will need to register with PayPal.
As a private user, you can place 5 up to five ads for free.
As a shop, you can place up to 200 ads, and allow your customers to buy online. If you would like to open a shop on BuyAndSell.ie, view our Open a Shop page to see all the benefits and sign up.
All items purchased via a BuyAndSell.ie online shop using “Buy Now” must be delivered to the address supplied by the Buyer via either standard post, registered post or by courier by the seller. For other items, the buyer and seller must agree collection and delivery arrangements.
The price listed on the ad page must include all taxes and delivery costs if relevant. If you are using the “Buy Now” function you have the ability to list prices for standard post, registered post and by courier. This price should include both the Postage and Packaging. Sellers also need to include a ‘Return Policy’ and specify any return charges.
Private ads will be automatically expired after 90 days. If you are a shop, your ad will remain on BuyandSell.ie until it is removed.
Like new ads, edited ads need to be reviewed and approved for suitable content. This should take just a few minutes, however if you still cannot see your ad please Contact Us.
The buyer is able to cancel an order within 5 days of when the order was placed if it has not been marked as ‘shipped’ yet.
After the buyer has received the item they have a right to return any item purchased for a period of 14 days from the date of receipt, without giving any reason. However, there are a number of exclusions to this - please visit Citizens Information for more information. If you wish to cancel an order make contact with the seller.
Please see our Terms and Conditions for more details.
Selling online is easy. If you wish to add the "Buy Now" button on your ads, you must request for eCommerce to be enabled on your account. Currently this function is only available for Business Accounts.
To get you set up with eCommerce, we will need a copy of your returns policy and a verified Business PayPal email address. The returns policy must be in line with the EU Distance Selling Regulations of 2014 (i.e. a customer has a right to cancel for up to 14 days from when the product was received).
When you have an order, you will receive a notification of this in your registered email address with BuyAndSell.ie. This email will inform you that BuyAndSell.ie has received payment, from a buyer, for an item from your BuyAndSell.ie shop. Here you will see the details of your order.
To access your orders please click on ‘My Profile’, which is at the top right hand corner of the BuyAndSell.ie homepage. When clicking on this you will be provided with a dropdown menu, please select ‘My Orders’. All of your orders will be visible on this page.
When you have processed and shipped the order, it is necessary for the item to be ‘Marked As Shipped’, as this will notify the buyer of the product release.
BuyAndSell.ie holds the agreed payment fee for 5 days after the order is created. Before the 5th day the buyer will have the option to cancel the order. After the 5th day, payment will automatically be released to you by PayPal.