Amazon sales channel requirements

Before you start using the Amazon sales channel, make sure that you meet the eligibility requirements. If you're eligible, then you can activate the sales channel in your Shopify admin.

Adding the Amazon sales channel in Shopify is free, but you'll need an Amazon Professional Seller account to use it. You'll be charged a monthly fee by Amazon, plus a referral fee based on your product's category.If you have any questions about selling fees, then contact Amazon Support.

You can add one Shopify store to one Amazon Professsional Seller account. If you have multiple stores, you need a separate Amazon Professsional Seller account for each one.

Eligibility requirements

To use the Amazon sales channel, you need to meet the following eligibility requirements:

  • You have a Professional Seller account on Amazon Seller Central, with selling on or enabled. Amazon charges a monthly subscription and fees for selling.
  • You sell in USD (for or in CAD (for You can only use the Amazon sales channel with the region that matches your store currency on Shopify.
  • Your return policy is as good or better than the Amazon return policy.
  • You are on an active Shopify plan.

Getting approved to sell in a category

You might need to be approved to sell in the category that fits your products. You can only create listings by using the Amazon sales channel for products in the following categories. The categories are different for selling on and categories:

  • Clothing, Shoes & Jewelry
  • Arts, Crafts & Sewing
  • Home & Kitchen
  • Patio, Lawn & Garden
  • Sport & Outdoors
  • Health & Household
  • Toys & Games
  • Beauty & Personal Care
  • Electronics categories:

  • Clothing & Accessories
  • Home & Kitchen
  • Electronics
  • Health & Personal Care
  • Sports & Outdoors
  • Beauty & Personal Care
  • Toys & Games
  • Jewelry
  • Patio, Lawn & Garden

You can still create new listings for products in other categories directly in Amazon Seller Central, and then link them to Shopify.

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