Strictly Prohibited Items to Advertise on Celtic Zone

We request you adhere to all legal requirements, and do not advertise any illegal products on the Celtic Zone website. We have given some examples below, but this may not constitute a complete listing, it is up to the participating parties to check the legality before buying and selling on Celtic Zone.

We want to keep our website safe for all our users, and value honesty as well as fairness for everyone. We reserve the right to remove without notice or refund, any advertisements deemed not to conform to our terms and conditions.

The following items are prohibited from being listed on Celtic Zone:

Tip: Please click on the CTRL+F buttons, or use the (FIND) function in your browser to find specific prohibited items quicker.

 Adult-Related and Pornographic Materials

  • Adult/sexual dating sites, explicit sex, fetishes, nudity, pornography, profanity Child abusive materials, sexually gratifying contents, sexual aids and sexual health tips.
  • Any type of sexual materials including images, videos, magazines etc.
  • Escort services.
  • Dating and relationships materials, including invitations to join dating and personal social profiles on other websites.
  • Mail order brides.
  • Massage parlours.

If you’re unsure then do not list it. We appreciate your consideration for the respect of all users.


Any liquid substance containing a percentage of Alcohol.

An Garda Síochána and Irish Military-Related Items

  • Any badges, documents, equipment, ID’s, instruments, tools and objects related to the An Garda Síochána or the Irish Military force including replicas.
  • An Garda Síochána & the Irish Military sirens, vehicles, vehicle lights, vehicle signs and decals. 
  • An Garda Síochána & the Irish Military tear gas canisters (full and empty), hand grenades, weapons, ammunition and parts. 
  • An Garda Síochána & the Irish Military official uniforms. 
  • An Garda Síochána & the Irish Military communication equipment such as radio devices, their parts and chargers, etc. 
  • An Garda Síochána speed meter detectors. 
  • Surveillance equipment used by the An Garda Síochána or government officials.

Clothing and Footwear Restrictions

All types of clothing can be sold except:

  • Used underwear.
  • Unusable clothing and footwear.
  • Used material nappies.
  • Any clothing found to be inappropriate.

Copyrights & Trademarks

  • Distributing links to websites which promotes copyright and trademark infringement.
  • Listing any items which discredit a copyright or trademark owner.
  • Selling goods or services which infringe copyrights.
  • Using and/or infringing a trademark registered to another business or individual/s.


The following are prohibited to sell under the cosmetics section:

  • Cosmetics prohibited by the Irish law.
  • Cosmetics containing toxic or illegal substance.
  • Cosmetics containing animal parts or acquired by animal cruelty.
  • Generic or non-factory labelled cosmetics.
  • Expired cosmetics.
  • Used personal cosmetics such as applicators, etc.
  • Non-CE or non-HPRA (Health Products Regulatory Authority) approved cosmetics.
  • Non-genuine cosmetics.

For further details about cosmetic selling regulations see this LINK.

Counterfeit Goods

Any goods that mimic a brand feature, trademark or logo in an attempt to pass themselves as genuine, or resembling the genuine product must not be advertised on this website, it is strictly illegal to place such ads.

Digital Currency Trading Products and Materials

Drugs and Illegal Substances

Hallucinogenic, psychotic or otherwise herbal medicinal products and plants which are considered to be a drug, or may lead to loss of senses, including but not limited to defence sprays and any illegal substances prohibited by the Irish/European law.

Electric Shock Collars

Under no circumstances are these collars to be advertised on Celtic Zone. We do not tolerate accessories for torture and animal cruelty; even if they are legalised for training purposes. Celtic Zone reserve the right to suspend your account without notice in such cases. This also applies to any such similar items.

Explosive Materials

Any type of Canisters, Cylinders, Gas Bottles etc. and other explosive materials including Fireworks.

Fake Documentations and Materials

  • Content that promotes creating fake or false identities, for example: passports, driving licences, diplomas, accreditation and academic cheating tutorials, etc.
  • Equipment, tools and materials used to create fake documents.
  • Content that is related to any fraudulent activity.

Farming & Agriculture

  • Restricted or non-EU approved pesticides, please see the official agriculture information HERE for Restricted or non-EU/Irish approved fertilisers.
  • Pesticides or fertilisers in non-original or plain packing.
  • Any non-EU approved, comes in non-original, or plain packing tick and flea products.
  • Any non-Irish or EU approved agricultural-related products.

Faulty Items

  • Faulty items being sold as in a good working order.
  • Goods deemed by the Irish government or the European Union to pose a danger or health hazard to the public.
  • Manufacturer-recalled items which are faulty or non-usable.
  • Purposely misrepresented items with the intent to deceive the buyer into buying unusable goods as working perfectly.

Firearms Weapons

Sales of any type of weapon and weapon accessories, including but not limited to the sale of ammunition, gun parts, hardware, pistols, rifles, blow guns, stun guns, laser guns, or any such related dangerous products including replicas.

Food Products Including Baby Food

Force-Entry Facilitating Equipment

Fuels & Flammable Liquids

Acid, petrol, diesel, fuels, illegal fuels and any other types of flammable liquids.


All gambling-related items such as gambling apps, services, software, tutorials, slot machines and any gambling-related activities.

Health-Threatening Materials

Such as Asbestos, Cyanide, Potassium Chlorate, Sodium Nitrate, Sulphuric Acid, etc.

Human and Animal Remains

Including body parts, excrement, ivory, skulls, skeletons, stuffed animals & their fur.

Jamming Devices

All wireless telegraphy interference apparatuses are prohibited including but not limited to: Cellular, GPS, WIFI, security alarms, radar, An Garda Síochána speed detectors blocking devices and any radio transmitted signal jammers.

Also, any signal changers are illegal to sell, swap or buy. See this LINK for full information.

Jewellery & Bullions

  • Counterfeit bullions & gold/silver coins.
  • Custom made jewellery sold as fine jewellery.
  • Gold and silver-plated jewellery sold as solid gold or silver.
  • Jewellery sold with fake or consciously-inaccurate valuation certificates.

Legal Documents Prepared by Non-Legal Personnel

Lock Picking Decoders, Devices, Equipment, Materials and Tutorials.

Medical Items

  • All types of medicines including but not limited to: insulin, injectable fluids, contraceptives, abortion-assisting drugs, etc.
  • All types of non-commercial packaged vitamins and supplements.
  • Contact lenses.
  • Expired supplements and vitamins.
  • Implantable medical items such as platinum screws, pacemakers, breast implants, etc.
  • Prescription drugs.
  • Specialised medical devices (usually prescribed by a GP) for special cases.
  • Non-CE and Irish law approved medical devices.

Metal Detectors (Unlicensed)

Money & Coins

  • Counterfeit bonds, banknotes, coins and money orders.
  • Replica/novelty coins and banknotes, with the same size, feel or look as the original articles.
  • Replica/novelty coins and banknotes sold as originals.
  • Tools and devices made to produce counterfeit money.


  • Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) plates and plate rivets.
  • Vehicle Odometer-tempering equipment and software.
  • Vehicle licence plates or motor parts belongs to someone else which have been acquired illegally.
  • Stolen vehicles.
  • Crashed vehicles which are being repaired to run for a short period of time during the sale process purposely, with the intent to deceive the buyer.

Offensive Materials

  • Any products or materials promoting hate, racism and discrimination against any members of the community including: Ethnic minorities, sexual orientation, race, religion, etc.
  • Any materials promoting discrimination or otherwise found to be offensive to any individual or group with a disability. Even if it is humour-related.
  • Materials depicting, glorifying, promoting the Nazi regime in any form or shape.

Personal Documents and Information

Including but not limited to:

  • Birth certificates, passports, driver’s licence and any personal documents.
  • Lists of people’s names, email addresses, postal addresses, phone numbers or any personal identification documents.
  • Social media profile details and statics.

Poisonous and Toxic Substances


  • Attempting to sell properties belonging to someone else, or another company with being authorised to do so.
  • Concealing troubling issues (major or small) when listing a property.
  • Subletting in any shape or form.
  • Trying to sell a property while not disclosing a lien or judgement against it.
  • Performing any illegal practices related to buying, selling or letting a property.

Satellite TV Descramblers

Any devices, cards, programmers and materials used to descramble satellite or cable signals, to watch paid channels without a valid subscription.

Sharp Instruments

Sharp objects such as any type of knives, hunting knives, penknives and any other similar objects that may cause any type of potential injury.


  • Hacked, cracked and stolen software, including but not limited to: instructions to disassemble a software, links to where to buy/download them, or any material contributing to discrediting software developers.
  • Software to harvest personal information such as email addresses, IP addresses, etc.
  • Unsolicited emails, text messages and online messenger messaging (SPAM) sending software.
  • Hacking, brute-force, computer-invasion software and tools.
  • Malware, worms and viruses spreading software.
  • Any type of illegal software and scripts.
  • Spam
    All kind of spam including but not limited to:
    1. Advertising other marketplaces.
    2. Entering comments irrelevant to the ad in question.
    3. Links to other websites (blunt advertising).
    4. Unsolicited messages sent to other users.
    5. Any spam-related ads or messages.

Stolen Goods

It is strictly illegal for anyone to advertise stolen goods or any items illegally obtained, and under no circumstances, they will be permitted to be sold on the Celtic Zone website.

Terrorism-Related Devices & Materials

  • Any classified or government-related documents.
  • Bomb-making and hazardous materials, tutorials or any kind of related equipment.
  • Books, documents and paper notes promoting terrorism.
  • Digital mediums containing information about terrorism-related materials such as: CD’s, DVD’s, USB Sticks, Hard Discs, External Hard Drives, etc.
  • Grenades, weapons, weapon parts and replicas.
  • Illegal combustible materials, such as explosives, etc.
  • Plane manuals, air force maps, etc.
  • Radio-active materials.
  • Use of, sharing or selling any violence promoting materials. Such as images, videos, information and tools which can be used to terrorise any individuals or community.

Tickets Touting (Selling Event Tickets at highly-inflated prices)

Tobacco, Cigarettes and Links to Tobacco Vendors

Underage, Non-Consensual or Illegal Sex Acts

Posting content related to child sexual abuse imagery or paedophilia. Paedophilia is any content or behaviour (images, texts, videos, etc.) that depicts, encourages, or promotes sexual attraction by adults toward minors (i.e., under 18)

Violent Content

Our policy does not allow adverts to be placed with content that contains graphic or gory images such as bloodshed, violent scenes, and gruesome or freak accidents in any form. Exceptions to this are martial arts, wrestling and boxing sports ads.


If you recognise or see anything suspicious advertised on the Celtic Zone marketplace; please contact us and report the matter to your local Gardaí.


We reserve the right to update the above list by allowing, restricting or prohibiting any items from being advertised on Celtic Zone without notice at our discretion.

Please visit this page in the future for updates.

We thank you for your cooperation in contributing to help making this marketplace a safe place for all members.



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