Restricted Products Policy

Restricted products


Customers trust that they can always buy with confidence on HALALWEB . Products offered for sale on HALALWEB must comply with all laws and regulations and with HALALWEB’s policies. The sale of illegal, unsafe, or other restricted products listed on these pages, including products available only by prescription, is strictly prohibited.

If you supply goods on HALALWEB , you should carefully review the Restricted Products Help pages listed below before listing a product. The examples provided in these Help pages are not all-inclusive and are provided solely as an informational guide. We encourage you to consult with your legal counsel if you have questions about the laws and regulations concerning your products. Even where a product is listed as an “Example of Permitted Listings,” all products and listings must also comply with applicable laws. In addition, any links provided are for informational purposes only, and HALALWEB does not warrant the accuracy of any information provided in these links.

If you supply a product in violation of the law or any of HALALWEB’s policies, including those listed on the Restricted Products pages, we will take corrective actions, as appropriate, including but not limited to immediately suspending or terminating selling privileges, destroying inventory in our fulfillment centers without reimbursement, returning inventory, terminating the business relationship, and permanent withholding of payments. The sale of illegal or unsafe products can also lead to legal action, including civil and criminal penalties.

We are constantly innovating on behalf of our customers and working with regulators, third party experts, vendors, and sellers to improve the ways we detect and prevent illegal and unsafe products from reaching our marketplace. HALALWEB encourages you to report listings that violate HALALWEB’s policies or applicable law by contacting us. We will investigate each report thoroughly and take appropriate action.


Certain categories require you to obtain pre-approval from HALALWEB before listing in those categories.

Certain categories require you to provide additional information and/or a supplemental guarantee before listing in those categories.

Those participating in Fulfillment by HALALWEB (HBA), should also review the HBA Product Restrictions page which lists products that are not eligible for the HBA program.

Certain products are subject to additional regulation in the state of Baden-Württemberg.

If you wish to list items for international purchase, you are responsible for conducting proper research to ensure that the items listed comply with all applicable laws and regulations.



Restricted products


  • Alcohol
  • Prohibited Animals & byproducts
  • Pork and related products
  • Drugs & drug paraphernalia
  • Explosives, Weapons, and Related Items
  • Export Controls
  • Gambling & Lottery
  • Hazardous and Dangerous Items
  • Human Parts & Burial Artifacts
  • Lock Picking & Theft Devices
  • Medical devices and accessories
  • Offensive and Controversial Materials
  • Pesticides
  • Plants, Plant Products, and Seeds
  • Postage Meters & Stamps
  • Sex & Sensuality
  • Undergarments
  • Subscriptions and Periodicals
  • Tobacco & Tobacco-Related Products
  • Other Restricted Products