How do I become an established seller?

To be qualified as an established seller, you need to complete the following criteria:

  • Be a PayPal account holder in good standing for a specified number of days.
  • Complete a specified number of sales.
  • Receive a minimum amount in payments for goods or services.

Here’s how to check your progress towards being an established seller:

  1. Log in to your PayPal account.
  2. Go to “My Account” and click on Overview near the top of the page.
  3. In the notification box under your name, click on Click here for more information.

You’ll be able to see your progress in fulfilling the 3 requirements. Completion of each requirement is indicated by a green tick.

We’ll email you once you’ve fulfilled all the criteria, so you won't have to wait 21 days to access your funds for every single transaction.


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