How do I know if my product or transaction complies with PayPal's Acceptable Use Policy?

PayPal prohibits the activities or transactions of products/services that violate the Acceptable Use Policy. If you have questions about whether a type of transaction may violate the Acceptable Use Policy, please email our Compliance Department at

PayPal also requires pre-approval to accept payments for certain services. For more details and how to obtain approval, please view the Acceptable Use Policy.