Help / FAQ

Q: How much does it cost to join AUClassifieds?
Q: How much does it cost to advertise on AUClassifieds?
Q: How do I view my messages?
Q: Who will see my classified ad?
Q: Will I receive lots of Spam?
Q: What is Auto Notify?
Q: How do I know if a reply to my ad is fraudulent?
Q: Ads that AUClassifieds DO NOT allow?


Q: How much does it cost to join AUClassifieds?
A: It is free of charge to become a member.
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Q: How much does it cost to advertise on AUClassifieds?
A: It is free to place a standard advert on AUClassifieds in all sections. You have the option to pay a small fee to feature your ad on the home page and also to have your ad show before other ads.
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Q: How do I view my messages?
A: To view messages sent to you through our email system, you will need to log in by clicking on the My Account button at the top right hand corner of this page.
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Q: Who will see my classified ad?
A: We are spending a lot of time and money promoting AUClassifieds, you will find AUClassifieds listed in most of the top search engines and directories. AUClassifieds has also been designed to be search engine friendly, every ad that is placed is searched, usually showing on the top search engines listings for maximum exposure.
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Q: Will I receive lots of Spam?
A: AUClassifieds uses a private email system, so your email address is never shown, unless you want to include it in your ad. Our email system also allows you to block senders you don't want to receive emails from.
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Q: What is Auto Notify?
A: Now you can be instantly notified when new ads are added that match your search criteria. Just click on the "Save Search" link that can be found at the top of every search page to use this free service.
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Q: How do I know if a reply to my ad is fraudulent?
A: We recommend that you visit the Scam Watch web site at : http://www.scamwatch.gov.au/ , which lists the latest fraud bulletins. We also recommend that you view this free government publication: The Little Black Book of Scams
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Q: Ads that AUClassifieds DO NOT allow?
A: Please see our terms and conditions.  
We will NOT accept the following ads:

  • Adult videos/material or links to adult content.
  • Endangered species. Australian list of CITES species
  • Pit Bull Terriers, Bandogs, Tosas, Mastiffs or dogs listed under the dangerous dogs act.
  • Second hand underwear.
  • Prescription drugs or tobacco related products.
  • Any offers of spell casting or black magic.
  • Any pirate or "silver/gold disk" software.
  • Knives or Guns except for .22 or below air rifles.