Frequently Asked Questions

What is Marine World Sales (MWS)

Marine World Sales is a FREE product listing website dedicated to helping people find and sell marine related products and services online.

Why do I need to register an account for MWS?

This enables you to list your items on the site and save other items you are interested in to your wish list.

What does it cost to register

This is a free service

What is a Lister

A Lister is a standard free user account that can list up to 5 items with no fees.

What is a Retailer

A Retailer is a premium paid user account that can list unlimited items, use a bulk uploader for their items, track viewing statistics, have their own Retailer page, and appear on the Retailer map.

What is a "Commercially rated item"

Products that are rated for use commercialy, eg Engines, Vessels, Equipment.

How do I load an item

To load an Item, register a free account with MWS, click 'List an Item' in the main menu, and follow the instructions.

What is the difference between a Lister and a Retailer

A Lister can only list up to 5 items for free with no viewing statistics. A Retailer can list unlimited items, have their own dedicated page with contact details and full item list, track statastics for their items, bulk upload items, and appear on the Retailer map.

What is "Bulk Upload"

The bulk upload function allows Retailers upload many items at once using a simple system from their account menu.

How do people contact me

Interested parties email you directly from the form next to your listing, or if you have a Retailer account, they can click on the phone or website links to contact you that way.

I can't put a contact number in an item description

The site does not allow contact information outside of your user account to be published in order to enable accurate statstics to be recorded.

I can't put an email address in an item description

The site does not allow contact information outside of your user account to be published in order to enable accurate statstics to be recorded.

How do I get my items shown on the home page

Newly published items from Retailer accounts are given priority to appear on the homepage, with a maximum of 1 per Retailer.

How do I contact Marine World sales

You can contact us through the website via our contact form on this page.

How many Items can I add to the site

Retailers have an unlimited facility; Listers are limited to 5.

How do I list mulitiple items

You can list them one at a time or if you are a Retailer you may use the "Bulk Upload" function from your account menu.

How do I pay for an item

You contact the Lister or Retailer directly. MWS does not handle any payment for items or services.

How do I contact a Lister

Complete the contact form next to the listing and it is sent directly and confidentialy to the Lister or Retailer.

How do I contact a Retailer

You may use the phone number listed, email them directly with the contact form provided, or browse to their website if a link is provided.

How do I delete an item

Login to the site, select 'My Items' from the account menu. Find the item you wish to delete and click the 'Delete' button to the right of it. You will be asked to confirm before the item is deleted.

Who holds my contact details

MWS holds your contact details. They are held confidentialy and as long as you remain registered. They will only be used directly by MWS and never provided to a third party.

What are the terms and conditions

Select Terms and Conditions, these are the conditions you agree to if you decide to register on this site.