Password requirements for eBay

5 requirements for eBay account password on their website and mobile apps:

  • Your password must be at least 6 characters
  • Besides uppercase or lower case letters (A-Z or a-z) you must include at least a number or symbol (?_!@#)
  • Password can’t be similar to your user ID or e-mail address
  • Password can’t be single words like “bicycle”
  • Password can’t be common passwords or passwords with number or letter sequences like “abcd1234”

eBay Password Tips

  • Password is case sensitive.
  • Avoid using the same password for multiple sites.


We rate eBay password requirements strength with 5 of 5 locks.