Gumtree Support

Safety Alert !

When SELLING TICKETS, make sure not to post photos of the barcode of your ticket on Gumtree. Showing the barcode of a ticket on the internet could possibly lead to your ticket being cloned.

Site Alert !

We are currently experiencing an issue where VAT receipts are not being sent out to you if you have purchased a Feature or have paid for an advert. We sincerely apologise for any inconvenience caused by this! We are aware of the issue; rest assured that we are working to get this issue resolved as soon as possible!

Creating your ad

After you have selected where to post your ad, you can create your ad by completing a few brief sections.
1. Describe what's in your ad                         
The more details you give the better. See our top tips for creating a great ad.  
2. Add pictures
Adding pictures of what you are offering will give you a much better response. 
3. Tell us about yourself
We just need a few bits of information about you.

4. Responses to your ad
Choose how you want to receive responses to your ad - via email and/ or phone.

5. Make your ad standout
Add some features to your ad to increase the chance that you will get a response.  Try Homepage Spotlight, Featured ads or  Urgent

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Once you have completed this information you can preview your ad to see how it will look.  If you are happy with your ad simply click on post ad.

NOTE: For more information on how to post an ad and several other tips, including information about policies and rules we have in place, please view this guide. It should take less than 10 minutes but will provide you with valuable information about how to navigate the site as a seller.
What happens next

It can take up to 4 hours for your ad to appear online, so please be patient.   Pictures in ads can take longer to appear than text.

You’ll be sent a confirmation email containing your ad reference.  Keep this email because you’ll need these details later to edit or delete your ad.

Getting in touch?

24 hours per day

Watch our guide:

How to post an ad