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Notice of Amendment(s) to Hong Kong SAR PayPal Agreement(s)

Issued: February 11, 2022


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This page details and/or previews updates to PayPal users of changes to the Hong Kong SAR PayPal User Agreement or other online agreements, policies, or statements that require notice. You can also review Past Policy Updates notices.


Upcoming Changes

We’re making changes to certain agreements (listed below) that govern your relationship with PayPal. These changes will take place automatically on the corresponding effective date(s) shown below.


Actions Needed

Please carefully review the notices below and familiarize yourself with the upcoming changes. Otherwise, no further action is needed from you to accept such changes. However, if you would prefer to decline them, then you will need to close your PayPal account prior to the applicable effective date, as described in the user agreement.


Changes to our notice practices

We will no longer be sending you, or other users in your market, emails about changes to our legal agreements unless we elect to do so as a courtesy. In accordance with our PayPal User Agreement, we will continue to post notice of changes which reduce your rights or increase your responsibilities on our Policy Updates page at least 14 days before such changes take effect. Please continue to check our Policy Updates page for such notices. By continuing to use our services after any such changes take effect, you agree to abide and be bound by those changes.


Amendments to the PayPal User Agreement

Effective 16 March 2022 we are:

  • Revising PayPal‚Äôs Seller Protection program to expand the list of ineligible items to include certain Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs) with a transaction amount of more than $10,000 USD.
  • Updating the Dispute Fee and Restricted Activities terms to include actions we may take and the dispute fees we may assess if the seller engages in a Restricted Activity.

Review the updated User Agreement.

Review the updated Seller Protection program.


Amendments to all applicable Legal Agreements

Effective: 16 March 2022, we are:

  • Removing or modifying references to eBay that are no longer applicable, including discontinuing the following agreement:
    • eBay Billing Agreement