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Find Books and Video Games to trade in. Learn more about using the Amazon Trade-In Mobile App.


Find the Items You'd Like to Trade In

 (even if you didn't buy them at Amazon):

Trade In For a Chance to Win a £1,000 Amazon Gift Card or Tickets to See Ed Sheeran in Concert

Sell us eligible books, video games or consoles on-site or via your mobile phone between August 25, 2014 and September 21, 2014 and you'll automatically be entered into a prize draw to win one of our fantastic prizes. You can sell us items each week to be entered into the weekly prize draw.


There will be 4 prize draws and there is no limit to the amount of weeks customers can enter the prize draw. The prizes vary by week. For week 2, 3 and week 4 the prize is a £1,000 Gift Card. Each Prize carries no cash value and is non-transferable.

- Prize Draw Week 1: x2 Ed Sheeran concert tickets to his O2 arena tour on October 15, 2014 at 6.30pm.

- Prize Draw Week 2: x1 £1,000 Amazon Gift Card

- Prize Draw Week 3: x1 £1,000 Amazon Gift Card.

- Prize Draw Week 4: x1 £1,000 Amazon Gift Card.

Prize Entry Dates

The Prize Draw Periods are:

- Prize Draw Week 1: between 00:00 GMT on August 25, 2014 and 23:59 GMT on August 31, 2014.

- Prize Draw Week 2: between 00:00 GMT on September 1, 2014 and 23:59 GMT on September 7, 2014.

- Prize Draw Week 3: between 00:00 GMT on September 8, 2014 and 23:59 GMT on September 14, 2014.

- Prize Draw Week 4: between 00:00 GMT on September 15, 2014 and 23:59 GMT on September 21, 2014.

See our full terms and conditions here.

Trade-In help
What is the Trade-In Program?

The Trade-In Program allows customers to receive an Gift Card in exchange for hundreds of thousands of eligible items from our video games, games consoles, gaming accessories and books selection. The process is easy and convenient with free shipping for submissions over £10, an immediate offer, and no required registration or listing.

How long will it take to receive payment once I trade in my item?

Once your item is verified, you will receive an e-mail notification within 2 business days informing you whether your items were accepted or rejected. If your trade-in is accepted by the merchant, a gift card will be deposited in your account. Your submission will not be accepted if it does not meet the eligibility criteria. Rejected items will be returned to you approximately 14 days after receipt at no cost to you, and an Gift Card will not be issued. Trade-in submissions sent via Royal Mail may take up to 6 business days to arrive before your submission is processed.You can find the status of your trade-in anytime in Your Trade-in Account. Once your trade-in has been paid, you'll see the amount when viewing your gift card balance.

What condition do my items need to be in?

In general, all items must be in at least acceptable condition and the item you wish to trade in must match the exact version displayed in the Trade-In search results or on the product page on You can find the full condition descriptions by visiting our Trade-In Product Eligibility page.

Are there any delivery or other fees?

If the value of your Trade-In submission is over £10 you'll see free delivery options with Royal Mail or Collect+. If the value of your Trade-In submission is less than £10 you'll need to pay the delivery costs. If a trade-in item is not accepted by the merchant, and is returned to you, there is no cost to you for return delivery.

What do I do if I lost my delivery label?

You can print a delivery label at any time by going to Your Trade-in Account and clicking the Print Shipping Label button on the trade-in order.

If you have multiple packages or other delivery questions check out our Packing and Sending your Trade-In instructions.

Can I trade in an item that isn't listed in the Trade-In Store?

If your item is not listed in the Trade-In Store, then we currently do not have an offer for it. However the Trade-In program is being constantly updated with new titles, so check back regularly.

Do you guarantee the Trade-In price listed on your website?

Yes, if your trade-in is postmarked within 7 calendar days of submission and the item meets or exceeds the product eligibility criteria.

Who do I contact with questions about my trade-in?

The most recent status of your trade-in is available online anytime in Your Trade-in Account.

If you need assistance with your trade-in submission, you can contact Customer Service via phone or e-mail by clicking the Contact Us button.

How do I Submit a Trade-In From the Amazon Mobile App?

You can submit a trade-in from the Amazon Mobile app on your Android or iOS compatible device. To submit a trade-in from the Amazon Mobile app:

1. Search for an item by entering its name or by scanning its bar code.
2. Tap on Trade-In for… on the product detail page to add an eligible item to your trade-in submission.
3. Select the condition of your item. Check your items thoroughly to ensure they meet the selected condition criteria.
4. Tap Add another item if you have more items to trade.
5. Tick I agree with the condition of the items and select Review & Submit.
6. In the delivery options, choose a delivery method from the available options and the return address.
7. Tap Submit Trade-In Order.

You’ll be able to print your postage label via your computer. Send your items within 7 calendar days of submitting the trade-in.