Important info and updates about using the site.
We've had some Afterpay and PayNow payment delays today. Sorry!
14 June 2021
We extended all listings due to close between 9.48pm and 11.15pm by two hours. We're really sorry for any trouble.
9 June 2021
Trade Me was out of action for a bit there. Something went unexpectedly awry behind the scenes, but we're back online.
7 June 2021
Due to the upcoming Queen’s Birthday holiday, there’ll be a delay in processing payments to your Trade Me account.
2 June 2021
After 20 years, we reckon it’s time for an upgrade.
27 May 2021
On Thursday 27 May we’re doing some maintenance to our Ping payment system.
18 May 2021
There’ll be a delay in processing payments to your Trade Me account made by phone or internet banking.
21 April 2021
The Trade Me desktop site went down from 4.15-4.45. Everything is back up and running.
6 April 2021
We’re hopping across the ditch to launch Trade Me in the Australian market next year, under the name Trade Mate.
1 April 2021