Your registration for Amazon comes with a free Professional selling plan. Amazon will waive the current monthly Professional selling plan subscription fee of CAD$29.99, for eligible Amazon artisans¹. If you currently have, or previously had, a Professional selling plan, you can still be eligible for the free Professional selling plan. If you are an existing seller with Amazon with an Individual selling plan, you will need to upgrade to a Professional selling plan and apply to join Handmade at Amazon before registering.
You pay a referral fee on each item sold. Amazon deducts the greater of the applicable referral fee percentage or applicable per-item minimum referral fee calculated on the total sales price (the total amount paid by the buyer including the item price and any delivery or gift wrap charges).
For Amazon artisans, the following promotional referral fees will apply until December 31, 2019² (all fees are exclusive of sales tax):
|Handmade Categories||Amazon deducts the greater of the applicable referral fee percentage or applicable per-item minimum referral fee.|
|Referral Fee Percentages||Applicable Minimum Referral Fee (applied on a per-item basis unless otherwise noted)|
|Handmade: Accessories||12%||CAD $1.00|
|Handmade: Baby||12%||CAD $1.00|
|Handmade: Home³||12%||CAD $1.00|
|Handmade: Jewellery||12%||CAD $1.00|
|Handmade: Sports||12%||CAD $1.00|
|Handmade: Toys & Games||12%||CAD $1.00|
|Handmade: Pet Supplies||12%||CAD $1.00|
|Handmade: Beauty & Grooming||12%||CAD $1.00|
|Handmade: Shoes||12%||CAD $1.00|
|Handmade: Apparel||12%||CAD $1.00|
¹The subscription fee waiver will only apply as long as you are a Amazon artisan and do not sell more than 40 non-handmade items in categories on Amazon other than Amazon categories in a month. If you are no longer eligible for the subscription fee waiver, Amazon will charge the monthly Professional selling plan subscription fee thereafter. The subscription fee waiver does not include and affect other fees payable to Amazon. All fees are exclusive of sales tax.
²After December 31, 2019, standard category referral fees will apply to all Amazon category transactions. For more information on fees, see the Selling on Amazon Fee Schedule.
³Home includes the following: Kitchen & Dining, Patio, Lawn & Garden, Art, Bath, Bedding, Furniture, Home Décor, Lighting, Storage & Organization, Party Supplies and Stationery.