Prohibited Items

Effective 5 February 2024

What's not allowed on our platform.

Effective 5 February 2024

This Prohibited Items policy lists products and services you are not permitted to sell, provide, offer, list, post, or advertise on Trepup.

This policy shall be applicable to your employees, officers, representatives, assigns and successors or any person or entity using Trepup services on your behalf.

This policy should be read in conjunction with the Terms of Service and other Policies. For this policy, all capitalized terms not defined herein shall have the meanings ascribed to them in the Terms of Service.

All references in this policy to the singular shall include the plural (and vice versa) where applicable, and any gender form shall include all others.

Prohibited items

You agree, represent, and warrant that none of the products or services you offer, post, list, sell, provide, or advertise on Trepup may violate any of the Policies or applicable laws and regulations (including those governing export control, consumer protection, unfair competition or false advertising) or promote any activities which may violate any applicable laws or any of the Policies.

You are solely responsible that the products or services you offer, post, list, sell, provide, or advertise on Trepup are lawful in the seller's and the buyer's country.

In no event shall you offer, post, list, sell, provide, or advertise any of the following items on Trepup without our prior written approval:


Adult-only items are prohibited, including without limitation:

  • pornography or sexually explicit materials
  • sexual or escort services
  • sex toys and sex accessories
  • memberships for adults only clubs or establishments
  • products depicting minors (anyone under 18 years old) or characters resembling minors in a sexually suggestive manner
  • products intended for use by minors that contain adult content, profanity, and/or sexual references
  • items depicting bestiality, torture, snuff films, necrophilia, rape, scat, incest, or other illegal or obscene content, whether real or fictionalized.


Drugs and drug accessories are prohibited, including without limitation:

  • alcohol, such as alcoholic beverages or raw alcohol
  • controlled substances, such as narcotics, opioids, steroids, and any substance listed in Schedules I, II, III, IV or V of the Controlled Substances Act (21 U.S.C. §801)
  • medicinal products that are not permitted for over-the-counter sales
  • tobacco products and electronic cigarettes
  • products designed for making, preparing, or using controlled substances or drugs, such as bongs, pipes, purity testing kits, pill presses, dies, molds, or capsule-making machines
  • products designed to fake the results of or defeat drug tests.


Weapons and weapon accessories are prohibited, including without limitation:

  • guns, such as firearms, rifles, shotguns, black powder guns, muzzleloaders, airsoft, paintball, air, BB, blow, dart, flare, potato guns
  • hand weapons, such as brass knuckles, nightsticks, batons, or nunchakus
  • explosive weapons, such as grenades, fireworks, flares, mines
  • chemical or biological weapons, such as pepper spray and tear gas
  • knifes and bladed products designed as weaponry, such as butterfly, automatic, or spring-loaded knives, spears, archery bows, or swords
  • electronic weapons, such as tasers, electroshock weapons, or lasers
  • weapon accessories and products or materials designed for making or using weapons, such as ammunition, silencers, launchers, spare parts, weapon components, extensions, 3D weapon blueprints, training materials, or instructions for use
  • items for military use only.


Gambling items that offer an opportunity to win an item by chance or contest are prohibited, including without limitation:

  • mystery items
  • giveaways
  • lotteries
  • sweepstakes
  • random drawings
  • raffles
  • contests
  • functional currency-operated slot or gambling machines.


Intangible items depending on superstition are prohibited, including without limitation:

  • fortune telling services
  • someone's soul
  • spells
  • haunted items
  • ghosts or spirits in a jar.


Hate speech, offensive or deceptive materials are prohibited, including items that

  • are grossly harmful, defamatory, bullying, libelous, threatening or harassing, obscene, offensive, blasphemous, sexually explicit, pornographic, pedophilic, invasive to another's privacy, harmful to minors, racially or ethnically objectionable, disparaging, deceptive, fraudulent, relating to, or encouraging money laundering, gambling or otherwise unlawful in any manner whatsoever.
  • discriminate or promote discrimination based on race, ethnicity, sex, gender identity, religion, nationality, disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, or age.
  • promote, incite, glorify, or attempt to profit from human tragedy, violence, or suffering.
  • are insensitive to victims of human tragedy events or disasters.
  • depict child abuse or exploitation.
  • contain or claim to contain real acts of violence, rape, execution, torture, crime scenes, morgues, dead bodies, or body parts of dead persons.
  • imply or promote support or funding of, or membership in, a terrorist organization.


You understand that a violation of this policy can have consequences, such as the automatic account suspension, termination of your Trepup One plan and license to use Trepup, removal of user content, and other legal actions, including civil and criminal penalties.

Reporting of violations

If you come across any listing, offering, or advertisement of items on Trepup that violate this policy, please contact us.

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