eBay Age Verification

If you’re reading this it probably means you have purchased a vaping product from eBay.co.uk. It’s illegal to sell e cigarette products to persons under the age of 18, so we must verify your age.

Lighting Fast

Verifying your age should take no longer than a minute and we’ll provide you with an instant decision.


Using the latest technology, we can determine your age from a selfie video.


Privacy is paramount to us, so we will not share your data with any third party companies.

Protect Our Children

We appreciate that this may be frustrating but these rules are in place to protect our children.


Department of Health & Social Care

On 1 October 2015 it became illegal for adults to buy (or try to buy) tobacco products or e-cigarettes for someone under 18.


Trading Standards

It is the responsibility of retailers to ensure they do not sell age-restricted products online to people who are under the minimum legal age.


eBay’s Policy

Registered businesses that sell adult products must use the following disclaimer: We have an effective age verification process that satisfies due diligence as described in the Business Companion guide for online age verification checks and we will not sell to persons that are under 18 years old. Failure to comply may result in listing, selling and account restrictions.

You’ll Be Done In Less Than a Minute

Our service was built with you in mind. So we’ve made it super easy for you to verify your age.

Take a Selfie Video

Follow the website link sent to your smartphone and upload a 3 second selfie video.

Name, D.O.B & Address

If we cannot verify your age using your selfie, we will ask you to enter your: name; date of birth and address. We can use this information to check if you’re 18+.

Instant Decision

You will be verified instantly and your eBay purchase will be shipped as normal.