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How To Sell on Flipkart? Flipkart Seller Registration

Why should you sell on flipkart?

Flipkart is the leader in Indian e-commerce with maximum online reach and the highest credibility. With more than 10 crore registered customers, 10 million daily page visits and 80 lakh shipments every month to over 1000 cities, we are the strongest partner to take your products to customers all over India.

  • Who can sell on flipkart?

Anyone selling new and genuine products is welcome. In order to start selling, you need to have the following:

  • GSTIN
  • PAN Card (Personal PAN for business type “Proprietorship” and Personal + Business PAN for business type as “Company”)
  • GSTIN/TIN Number (not mandatory for few categories)
  • Bank account and supporting KYC documents (Address Proof, and Cancelled cheque)
  • Minimum of 1 unique product to sell.
  • How can you sell on flipkart?

To sell on Flipkart:

  • Register yourself at seller.flipkart.com.
  • List your products under specific product categories.
  • Once an order is received, pack the product and mark it as ‘Ready to Dispatch’. Our logistics partner will pick up the product and deliver it to the customer. You don’t have to worry for courier.
  • Once an order is successfully dispatched, Flipkart will settle your payment within 7-15 business days based on your seller tier.
  • What are the documents required to register as a seller on flipkart?

You are required to have the following documents:

  • GSTIN
  • PAN Card(Personal PAN for business type “Proprietorship” and Personal + Business PAN for business type as “Company”)
  • GSTIN/TIN Number (not mandatory for few categories)
  • Bank account and supporting KYC documents ( Address Proof, and Cancelled Cheque)
  • Who decides the price of products?

As a seller, you will set the price of your products.

  • Will I get charged for listing products on flipkart?

No. the Listing of products on Flipkart.com is absolutely free. Flipkart does not charge anything for listing your catalog online. You only pay a small commission for what you sell.

  • How and when will I get paid?

The payment will be made directly to your bank account through NEFT transactions. Flipkart will settle your payments within 7-15 business days based on your seller tier.

  • When Can I start selling?

After all, the required documents have been verified and your seller profile is complete, you can start listing your products and start selling.

  • How many listings are required to start selling?

You are required to have a minimum of 1 listing (unique products) to start selling on Flipkart.

What are the fees charged?

The following deductions are made from the order item value:

  • Commission fee: A percentage of the order item value varies based on vertical/sub-category. Generally 5% fee is charged.
  • Shipping fee (calculated on the basis of the product weight, shipping location and )
  • Collection fee: This will vary based on order item value and customer payment mode (Prepaid/Cash on Delivery) 
  • Fixed fee: A slab wise Fixed fee. This vary based on Order item value
  • GST (applicable on all of the above components)

Give an example to show cost calculation.

Here’s an easy example, which illustrates a sample of the above calculation:

How and when do I get paid?

All payments are made through NEFT transactions (online banking). The payment is made directly to your bank account within the next 7-15 business days from the date of order dispatch. It’s 7 business days for Gold Sellers, 10 business days for Silver Sellers, and 15 business days for Bronze sellers.

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