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Countries accepted for seller registration

Find below the list of countries currently accepted to register for selling on Amazon.

Note: To be eligible to sell on Amazon, you need to be resident in one of the following countries, have a valid phone number, and have an internationally chargeable credit card.
Albania Estonia Namibia
Algeria Finland Nepal
Angola France Netherlands
Argentina Gabon New Zealand
Armenia Georgia Niger
Australia Germany Norway
Austria Greece Oman
Azerbaijan Guinea Panama
Bangladesh Haiti Paraguay
Belarus Honduras Peru
Belgium Hong Kong Philippines
Benin Hungary Poland
Bolivia Iceland Portugal
Botswana India Romania
Brazil Indonesia Russia
Brunei Ireland Senegal
Bulgaria Israel Serbia
Burkina Faso Italy Singapore
Cambodia Ivory Coast Slovakia
Cameroon Japan Slovenia
Canada Jordan South Korea
Chad Kenya Spain
Chile Latvia Sri Lanka
China Liechtenstein Sweden
Colombia Lithuania Switzerland
Costa Rica Luxembourg Taiwan
Croatia Macedonia Thailand
Cyprus Madagascar Togo
Czech Republic Malaysia Trinidad & Tobago
Denmark Mali Turkey
Dominican Republic Mauritius Uganda
Egypt Mexico Ukraine
El Salvador Morocco United Kingdom
Equatorial Guinea Mozambique United States

Frequently asked questions

I am from one of the countries listed above, but I am blocked on Phone Verification Process, why?

You can check the following to complete the verification of your phone number:

  1. Check whether the number you entered is in the correct format. To know the correct format, see the answer to this question What is the correct format to verify the phone number? below.
  2. If you have already verified your number, no further verification is required and no further verification request will be successful. You can proceed with the registration process.
  3. Try to verify your phone number using the SMS verification, which may include your country.
If you are still unable to complete the phone number verification process, we suggest you use a different phone number, preferably of a different service provider. If that still does not work, use the Get support link at the bottom of your Seller Central home page.

I am from one of the countries listed above, but I cannot contact Amazon support by phone, why?

Amazon phone support is not available in the following countries. If you are from one of the countries below, only email and chat support is available.

Albania El Salvador Morocco
Algeria Estonia Mozambique
Argentina Gabon Namibia
Armenia Greece Niger
Azerbaijan Guinea Oman
Bangladesh Haiti Philippines
Belarus Honduras Senegal
Benin Indonesia Serbia
Bolivia Ivory Coast Slovenia
Botswana Kenya Togo
Brunei Latvia Trinidad & Tobago
Bulgaria Liechtenstein Uganda
Burkina Faso Lithuania Ukraine
Chad Macedonia Vietnam
Croatia Madagascar

Egypt Mali

What is the correct format of the phone number?

The numbers must be prefixed with the country code. Following is the correct format with examples of numbers for Japan.

  • +<country code><space><number> +81 1234567890
  • +<country code><hyphen><number><extension> +81-1234567890, +81-01234567890x1234
  • +<country code><number><extension> +811234567890, +811234567890x1234
Note: '+' is mandatory followed by the country code.
Following are the examples of numbers, outside Japan.
  • Example for U.S. mobile number: +1 1234567890
  • Example for German mobile number: +49 1298279287

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