Seller Central: Seller Fulfilled Prime
In order to be eligible for seller fulfilled prime for following applies, you must maintain a professional selling plan. This means that you must have an account with a professional selling plan, and the account must be active and in good standing carrier pickup time. You must use at least one of the approved buy shipping service carriers through Amazon.show more
For standard or two day shipping orders, carriers must pick up at the seller’s location at or after 4:00 PM local. Note that this varies from marketplace to marketplace, depending on the country you are located in. In addition, sellers must meet or exceed the following performance metrics, an on-time shipment rate of at least 99% on Prime orders.
Use of buy shipping services for at least 99% of prime orders. A cancellation rate of no more than 0.5% on prime orders. An on-time delivery rate of at least 97% on prime orders was shipping was purchased outside of buy shipping services, the seller must be able to offer free two day shipping to nearly all addresses in the continental US.
Except those mentioned as ineligible, the seller must be able to offer free standard shipping to addresses in Alaska, Hawaii, and US protect rates as well as PO boxes in the continental US. The seller must not be able to offer shipping to the ineligible APO or FPO addresses and international Destinations.
It is important to note that options for shipping, as per the points mentioned above, may be slightly different in other marketplaces given their unique geographical locations. Sellers must also offer free shipping to Prime members who select delivery options that are slower than the prime shipping benefits for which they’re eligible when offering same day delivery or one day delivery.
Sellers must offer free same day and free one day delivery to prime members. In addition, sellers must offer all buyers free standard shipping regardless of whether the buyer is a prime member for faster shipping options. For example, the two day delivery will the one day delivery. Buyers who are not prime members pay shipping rates that you set.
Sellers must purchase all shipping labels for orders containing a prime item through buy shipping services through Amazon. Sellers must agree that Amazon might charge the costs of any returns, refunds, or other adjustments and concessions related to prime items to the seller’s account. Sellers must have a prime order limit per shipping day.
Your daily order limit is the number of Amazon Prime orders that you can reliably ship everyday. And sellers remain responsible for pre-order buyer inquiries and inquiries related to their products.