Vendor Policies

Vendor Policies

DOT Made has a strict policy against posting certain items or services for sale on its platform. The prohibited items include alcoholic beverages, counterfeit products, hazardous materials, illegal drugs, and weapons, among others. DOT Made ensures that its platform complies with applicable laws and Store Policies. Advertisers are responsible for ensuring that the content they post adheres to the policies and laws. Any violation of these policies and laws is not allowed on DOT Made.


The list below details what can’t be posted on DOT made:

  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • Blood, Bodily Fluids and Body Parts
  • Burglary Tools
  • Counterfeit Products, replicas or knock-off brand name goods
  • Electronic Surveillance Equipment
  • Embargoed Goods
  • Endangered or protected species, or any part of any endangered or protected species
  • Escort services that offer or indicate sexual services
  • Destructive Devices and Explosives
  • Government and Transit Badges, Uniforms, IDs, Documents and Licenses
  • Hazardous Materials including but not limited to radioactive, toxic and explosive materials
  • Holiday points, timeshare points, club points, flexible points/weeks and/or any other, similarly related items, services or packages. If you need to sell/trade your points, please contact the related agency/service
  • Identity Documents, Personal Financial Records & Personal Information
  • Illegal Drugs, controlled substances, substances and items used to manufacture controlled substances and drugs, & drug paraphernalia
  • Illegal items and services
  • Illegal telecommunication and electronics equipment such as access cards, password sniffers, radar scanners, traffic signal control devices or cable descrambler
  • Items issued to any Armed Force that have not been disposed of in accordance with that country’s demilitarization policies • Items which encourage or facilitate illegal activity
  • Lottery Tickets, Sweepstakes Entries and Slot Machines
  • Material that is obscene, pornographic, adult in nature, or harmful to minors
  • Material that infringes copyright, including but not limited to software or other digital goods which you are not authorized to sell
  • New merchandise or services from network marketing companies, work- from-home, independent franchisees or distributors, or similar representatives
  • Personal information or mailing lists. We do not accept the sale of bulk email, Internet Protocol (IP), Instant Messenger (IM), or mailing lists that contain names, addresses, phone numbers, or other personal identifying information. Any tools or software designed predominantly to send unsolicited commercial messages (UCE or “spam”) are also not permitted.
  • Selling or offering services for supplements/medicine general or pharmaceutical
  • Nonprescription drugs, drugs that make false or misleading treatment claims, or treatment claims that require therapeutic goods administration “DOH (department of health)” approval
  • Offensive material
  • Pesticides or hazardous materials
  • Asbestos-based products
  • Pictures or images that contain nudity
  • Plants and insects that are restricted or regulate
  • Prescription drugs and devices
  • Prostitution or ads that offer sex, sexual favors or sexual actions in exchange for anything
  • Recalled items
  • Stocks and Other Securities
  • Stolen property
  • Tobacco products (including e-cigarettes)
  • Un-cut/un-polished diamonds and/or precious gem stones • Used cosmetics
  • We do not accept ads selling body parts/bodily fluids, adoption or surrogacy anywhere on the site
  • Used or rebuilt batteries or batteries containing mercury
  • Weapons and related items (including, but not limited to firearms, firearm accessories, parts and magazines, ammunition, BB and pellet guns, tear gas, tasers, stun guns, switchblade knives, martial arts weapons, archery and/or bow and arrow equipment)

It is the responsibility of the advertiser before posting an ad on DOT made that content advertised adheres to DOT made Store Policies as well as applicable laws. As a condition of your use of DOT made specified under our Terms of Use, you agree that you will not violate any laws