Last updated: 12 November, 2018
Service Fee for using the Payment System
For using Vinted’s integrated payment system, buyers will be charged a Service Fee in addition to a purchase price agreed between buyer and seller.
The Service Fee covers the costs of processing different payment methods and may therefore vary. The applicable Service Fee will be shown to a buyer at checkout. More information on Service Fees can be found in the Help Center .
The Service Fee consists of a fixed amount and a variable part and also includes applicable value added tax (or sales tax) (“VAT”), which is currently at 20%.
The Service Fee is calculated as follows:
A fixed amount: in a range of £0.3 to £0.8 ; plus
A variable amount: in a range of 3% to 8% of the purchase price agreed between the buyer and the seller, regardless of postage costs.
The applicable Service Fee will always be indicated to the buyer at checkout.
The applicable Service Fee will always be within the indicated ranges and depends on item category.
Money in your so-called e-wallet can be paid out to any bank account in Eurozone and UK free of charge. For pay-outs into other bank accounts outside Eurozone and/or UK additional charges may apply.
Buyers may choose between three of the following postage methods on Vinted:
- Integrated postage with prepaid labels: HERMES ( Tracked );
- Classic postage with Royal Mail;
- Custom postage methods, where the price for postage is indicated and the provider is chosen by the seller.
Vinted may choose to make all or some postage services available to all or some of the Users upon its sole discretion. Some of the postage services may not be available for all Users.
All indicated Postage service prices include VAT and other applicable taxes.
Intergrated postage with Pre-Paid Labels
Please note, that all packages are carried and delivered by our carrier partner and Vinted does not provide any carriage services itself. Nevertheless, when using the integrated postage service with pre-paid labels the contract for delivery of items remains between you and Vinted and not between you and carrier-partner. Vinted shall be approached directly for any aspects regarding package delivery, including any issues and/or queries about any order you place.
When using integrated postage services with pre-paid labels Carrier's Terms and Conditions apply. You shall accept these terms and conditions for using integrated postage services. In case of conflict or difference between Vinted’s Terms and applicable Carrier’s Terms - Vinted’s Terms shall apply and supersede Carrier’s Terms.
When using integrated-postage service with pre-paid labels you shall not supply for delivery any Prohibited Items as well as items carriage of which may be illegal.
Insurance: every item shipped using the HERMES service is insured from damage and loss in transit. The maximum insurance amount is £50 . No compensation is available in case of shipping Prohibited and/or Excluded items . Compensation claims should be made by the buyer within 2 calendar days after the order is marked as ‘delivered’.
Hermes Pre-Paid Labels
|Hermes Parcelshop to Address delivery||Proof of delivery||Insurance*
( provided by Vinted )
|Small||Small size parcel (as defined below)||£2.79||x||Up to £50|
|Medium||Medium size parcel (as defined below)||£3.99||x||Up to £50|
|Large||Large size parcel (as defined below)||£5.99||x||
Up to £50
|Hermes Parcelshop to Parcelshop delivery||Proof of delivery||Insurance*
( provided by Vinted )
|Small||Small size parcel (as defined below)||£2.69||x||Up to £50|
|Medium||Medium size parcel (as defined below)||£3.75||x||Up to £50|
|Large||Large size parcel (as defined below)||£5.29||x||Up to £50|
*Vinted reserves the right to claim a fee difference in case the actual weight and/or size of a parcel delivered using the HERMES service exceeds the weight and/or size restrictions associated with a chosen label.
Small Parcels: Parcels which weigh up to and including 2kg and do not exceed any or all of the following dimensions: length 45cm, width 35cm, depth 16cm.
Medium Parcels: Parcels which weigh up to and including 2kg. A medium parcel cannot exceed 120cm in length and its combined dimensions cannot exceed 245cm (to be calculated as follows: add the two shortest dimensions and multiply them by two, then add the length - the total calculation needs to be under 245cm);
Large Parcels: Parcels which weigh up to and including 5kg. A large parcel cannot exceed 120cm in length and its combined dimensions cannot exceed 245cm (to be calculated as follows: add the two shortest dimensions and multiply them by two, then add the length - the total calculation needs to be under 245cm).
Royal Mail and Custom Shipping
The following postage costs are provided by Royal Mail:
|Royal Mail Standard (2nd Class)||Proof of delivery||Seller Insurance*||Buyer Compensation|
|Small||large letter up to 500g (35.3 x 25 x 2.5 cm)||£1.64||-||x||up to £20|
|Medium||small parcel up to 2kg (45 x 3 >5 x 16 cm)||£2.95||-||x||up to £20|
|Large||medium parcel up to 2kg (61 x 46 x 46||£5.05||-||x||up to £20|
|X-large||X-large parcel up to 5 kg (61 x 46 x 46 cm)||£13.75||-||x||up to £20|
|Custom Shipping||Custom||Custom||-||As provided by the Carrier||x|
More info about Royal Mail Standard (2nd Class) ‘Untracked’ can be found on the carrier’s site.
* NOTE: Seller shall provide due evidence about shipping an item (receipts, RoyalMail slips, etc.) in order to claim completion of transaction in question. In case of Royal Mail Standard (2nd Class) ‘Untracked’, more information about package insurance as provided by the carrier is available on the carrier’s site here.
** Custom postage can be chosen by the seller when uploading and editing items. When chosen, the postage price and provider are indicated by the seller. The seller takes full responsibility for this order in case of loss, damage or non-receipt, which is why the seller must choose a provider that offers tracked postage.
Fee for Bumping Listed Items
Items listed on Vinted can be placed at the top of the so-called feed page, the catalog and the result-page for corresponding search queries. Such placement takes place at the time user purchases bumping services and is repeated once a day for a determined period of time.
More information about Bumping listed items can be found here .
Fee for Bumping an item may vary from £ 0.5 to £ 5 per item and it includes the applicable VAT.
Applicable fee for each bump depends on a category of a listed item, price of an item, amount of items that have been currently bumped on Vinted platform.
Applicable fee and exact bumping period will be always shown to a user at a checkout.
Items listed on Vinted can be promoted in the feed and catalogue to other Vinted users based on their size and/or brand preferences. The promotion is carried out by allocating a dedicated spot for your items in the feed and catalogue for 7 (seven) consecutive calendar days.
You'll find more information about the “Wardrobe Spotlight” promotion method here.
The fee for using “Wardrobe Spotlight” for 7 consecutive calendar days is £6.95. It includes the applicable VAT.
The applicable fee and promotion period will always be shown to a user at a checkout.
Amendments to this Price List
1. We may change this Price List from time to time by posting an amended version on this page.
2. We recommend that you check this page from time to time, as your continued use of this Site after this Price List is amended means that you agree to be bound by such changes.