As required by the Law and as per our policy, we do not allow items that are considered illegal for sale in Pakistan. The rules on illegal items are different for each category on OE ADS, so please continue reading to understand what items are considered illegal for sale in each category.

Mobiles (Telecom)

Software for unlocking the phones
Mobile Spy Software
Mobile Signal Jammer
Invites for buying mobile phone
Live Demo Unit (LDU)
Mobile Jammers
Signal Jammers
GSM Amplifiers
Mobile Signal Boosters
Dect 6.0 or Dect Cordless Phones (Range 1880 MHZ – 1930 MHZ or 1.88 GH – 1.93 GH)
Mobile Unlock Software
Terminal devices
WIFI Booster with 3g & 4g Sim capability
As per PTA only licensed companies can sell GPS tracking devices
Electronic & Home Appliances

Cline & DTH
Used Trimmer/ Breast pump/ Epilator is not Approve
Keylogger – devices and software’s
Sale of Licensed Software like SAP or Oracle
Commercial Television Series / Episodes / Programs/ Movies in (pen drives/ CDs/DVDs/blu ray discs etc.)
Government issued Laptops, Wifi Dongle or accessories.
Erethium mining rig
Gas Suction Pumps
LPG Cylinder

Vehicles without Registration Book or papers including Xerox documents
Police Seized Vehicles
NCP (Non-Custom Paid) / Afghan Trade cars
Booking Coupon/Receipt of advance booking
Vehicle issued by Government under ‘Apna Rozgar Scheme’
Non-Transferable Vehicles (e.g. Jeeto Pakistan Jeeto or Similar Game Shows etc.)
Government owned cars
Fashion & Beauty

Breast Enlargement, Hip protrusion creams
Used / Unused Undergarments
Replica (Copy, Duplicates) of Luxury brands of Sunglasses, Watches, Apparels, Accessories etc.
Beauty Products giving 100% guarantee
Sale of Army OR Police Uniforms, clothes, shoes, jackets, medals etc.
Teen Patti and Poker chips
Business, Product, Direct Selling & Jobs of any of the Network Marketing Companies E.g. The ELI, The Oriflamme, MetLife Int Pakistan, Tiens etc.
Glutathione — is an important antioxidant in plants, animals, fungi, and some bacteria and archaea
Nighty Lingerie
Books, Sports & Hobbies

Electronic vapes (Sheeshah or Hookah) – tobacco or flavor mentioned
Android Apps Or Games
Books or Magazine with Sexual Content
Business, Industrial & Agriculture:

Sexual supplements (Medicine/creams etc.)
Banned/Restricted chemicals – example – radioactive, DDT CFC.
Currency in Circulation (Foreign)
Sale of SSD Chemical
Asphalt/Bitumen – Used in road construction
Property for Sale & Rent:

Wine Shop with / Without License
Live-In Relation including Male / Female sharing
Sale of River sand & Sandalwood farms
Disputed / Seized property
Pharma license sale/ Rent
Sale of religious place
Sale of Registration form, slips, files, prospectus, certificate without property
Sale or Rent of Girvi or Mortgaged property
Sale of Reputable Institutions or Government building or City like Islamabad or LUMS etc.

Online/ WhatsApp Nikah, Divorce, Halala
Apostille/Attestation of documents like birth certificates, marriage certificates etc.
Brokers offering services of Forex Trading/ shares
Any sort of Direct Admission with mention of quota
Astrologers providing services
Cross Gender Massages or Female Massage Services
Bitcoin – Virtual money
Surrogacy Services
Medical surgeries
Medical prescriptions
Image verification services
Fast Track /One sitting Degree
Escort service
Trading software
Ads for Compromise models
Investment Ads


Google AdSense accounts
Online Jobs Like Bulk email/SMS, OE ADS Ad Posting, Captcha jobs, Ad clicking, click per ad, click on links, click on videos, Ad Viewing, Copy Paste jobs, Letter Posting etc.
Any Government or Semi Government Job like in PTA or PTCL etc.
Foreign Jobs of any nature are not allowed. Excluding Work Permit which is a Visa type
Ads contain the link which directs to a website claiming to pay for posting jobs on OE ADS
GSK Pharma and all GSK related jobs
Required “Bold / open Minded females”, “Personal Secretary”
Social Media marketing job

Sale of Endangered or Exotic Species is not allowed
Animal adoption or animals for free is prohibited
Wildlife Policy in Pakistan is Provincial based

Sale of Firearms and accessories
Over the Counter medication & others
Adult items of sensitive nature
Cross Gender Massage services
Counterfeit / Replica products/ items are not permitted on OE ADS. Few International Brands specifically, due to Copyright issues, do not allow sale of their branded products on OE ADS. Some of which are listed below:
DAFNI, Lepin, SCHOL, Babyliss, Veet, Richard Mille, Tommy Hilfiger, RDX, x431 pro3, Fat Gripz, Rubik’s Cube, Daniel Wellington, Adidas, R4 Card For Nintendo, JUUL, Ted Baker, BT Sports, Channel, Minion (Toys & Stuff).

Covid-19 – Listing Restrictions:

Any item/ service being sold related to corona virus (e.g. lucky charms, medication that claims to boost immunity against corona virus etc)
Any educational message/ propaganda around corona virus in ad
Corona virus treatment instruments or services (herbal, allopathic, homeopathic, spiritual, physical etc)
Any Ad title/ description creating a hype out of corona virus

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