This article applies to selling in: Australia

Food & beverage

The following are examples of permitted listings in the Grocery & Gourmet Food category.

Note: All listings and products must comply with all laws and regulations.

Examples of permitted listings

  • All food products offered for sale on Amazon.com.au must be intended for sale in Australia and comply with all applicable Australian laws and regulations, including, but not limited to, food information and labelling regulations (such as Food Standard 1.2.1).
  • Properly prepared and sealed foods and beverages that are appropriately packaged and labelled. Products need to be shipped appropriately to protect the quality and safety of the food, to avoid spoilage, melting, damage and so on. All food packaging must include the following:
    • Product name
    • Name and address of the packaging company
    • Expiration date. Where both day and month apply, please note that the Australian format is DD/MM/YYYY
    • Net content quantity and weight (the weight of the contents, not including any packaging)
    • Advisory statements, warning statements, and declarations (if applicable)
    • Nutrition information
  • Batch-controlled products with a shelf-life of greater than 90 days.
    • Perishable products must be removed from inventory 50 days before the expiration date.
    • For Amazon-fulfilled orders (FBA), units within 50 days of expiration will be removed for disposal and will not be available for return.

Examples of prohibited listings

  • Unregistered infant formula
  • Goat's milk infant formula
  • HIPP formula and milk products
  • Mini jelly cups containing konjac
  • Products containing any meat imported from China
  • Betel nut products or products containing betel nut flavouring
  • Kaffir lime leaves imported from Thailand
  • Sincerely Nuts products that contain crystallised ginger, such as:
    • Yankee Traders Brand, Crystallised Ginger Slice Crystallised – Imported Dried Fruit (0.9 kg.)
    • Dried Crystallised Ginger – Sincerely Nuts (1.3 kg.)
    • Sincerely Nuts Ginger Slices Crystallised (0.45 kg, 0.9 kg, 1.3 kg, 2.26 kg.)

Related help pages

Food and Beverages approval requirements

Infant formula approval requirements

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