Prohibited Items List

The following is a list of items PROHIBITED on OKiTRADE. Once discovered, any listing promoting the sale of any of these items, will immediately be removed from the site and any fees associated with listing the item on the site will be forfeited. If you have any questions regarding the listing of an item, please feel free to contact our customer service department at 877-223-7494 prior to listing your item. Thank you for listing your item on!


Animals and wildlife products – examples include live animals, mounted specimens, and ivory

Artifacts, grave-related items, and Native American arts and crafts

Catalytic converters and test pipes

Cell phone (wireless) service contracts

Charity and fundraising


Cosmetics, used

Counterfeit currency and stamps

Credit cards

Currency, selling

Describing drugs and drug-like substances

Drugs and drug paraphernalia

Electronics equipment – examples include cable TV de-scramblers, radar scanners, and traffic signal control devices

Electronic surveillance equipment – examples include wiretapping devices and telephone bugging devices

Embargoed goods and prohibited countries – examples include items from Cuba

Firearms, weapons, and knives – examples include pepper spray, replicas, and stun guns (see also military items)

Gift cards

Government documents, IDs, and licenses

Government, transit, and shipping-related items – examples include airplane operations manuals, subway employee uniforms, and U.S. Postal Service (USPS) mailbags

Hazardous materials – examples include batteries, fireworks, and refrigerants

Human remains and body parts

Importation of goods into the US – examples include CDs intended only for distribution in a certain country

International trading

Items encouraging illegal activity – examples include an eBook describing how to create methamphetamine

Lockpicking devices

Lottery tickets

Mailing lists and personal information

Manufacturers’ coupons

Medical devices – examples include contact lenses, pacemakers, and surgical instruments

Military items (see also firearms, weapons, and knives)

Multi-level marketing, pyramid, and matrix programs

Offensive material – examples include ethnically or racially offensive material and Nazi memorabilia


Plants and seeds

Police-related items

Political memorabilia (reproduction)

Postage meters

Prescription drugs

Prohibited services

Real estate

Recalled items

Slot machines


Stocks and other securities

Stolen property and property with removed serial numbers

Surveillance equipment


Weeds (see plants and seeds)