This article applies to selling in: United Arab Emirates

Safety Selling Restrictions on Health and Beauty Products

Shopping with confidence is one of Amazon’s highest priorities. Health and beauty products are at increased risk of safety complaints. If you wish to sell certain types of health and beauty products as listed below, you must apply and submit documents showing that the products are safe for customers.

Document Requirements:

Product Type Products Reseller Requirements Manufacturer Requirements
Medical Supplies and Equipment Thermometers, Blood Pressure Meters, Glucose Meters
  1. Proof you are a registered business in the UAE
  2. Invoice
  3. UAE Ministry of Health product registration

  1. Proof you are a registered business in the UAE
  2. UAE Ministry of Health product registration
Topicals (Hair-/Skincare products and other related products) Cosmetics, Lotions, Oral Care
  1. Proof you are a registered business
  2. Invoice
  3. Product Packaging Picture showing EQM/ECAS mark
  4. Emirates Quality Mark Certificate

or

Certificate of Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP)—ISO 22716

or

Certificate of analysis/test reports


  1. Proof you are a registered business
  2. Product Packaging Picture showing EQM/ECAS mark
  3. Emirates Quality Mark Certificate

or

Certificate of Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP)—ISO 22716

or

Certificate of analysis/test reports

Contact Lenses Contact lenses applied directly to the eye
  1. Proof you are a registered business in the UAE
  2. Invoice
  3. UAE Ministry of Health product registration

  1. Proof you are a registered business in the UAE
  2. UAE Ministry of Health product registration
Note: We are not accepting online applications to sell Dietary Supplements at this time. We also may choose to not accept applications for other safety-risk products like Medical Supplies at certain points of time. You may contact us for more information.

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