Terms of Use

Using SecondHand.lk

As a condition of your use of SecondHand.lk you agree that you will not:

  • violate any laws;
  • violate the Posting Rules;
  • post any threatening, abusive, defamatory, obscene or indecent material;
  • be false or misleading;
  • infringe any third-party right;
  • distribute or contain spam, chain letters, or pyramid schemes;
  • distribute viruses or any other technologies that may harm SecondHand.lk or the interests or property of SecondHand.lk users;
  • impose an unreasonable load on our infrastructure or interfere with the proper working of SecondHand.lk;
  • copy, modify, or distribute any other person's content without their consent;
  • use any robot spider, scraper or other automated means to access SecondHand.lk and collect content for any purpose without our express written permission;
  • harvest or otherwise collect information about others, including email addresses, without their consent;
  • bypass measures used to prevent or restrict access to SecondHand.lk.

You are solely responsible for all information that you submit to SecondHand.lk and any consequences that may result from your post. We reserve the right at our discretion to refuse or delete content that we believe is inappropriate or breeching the above terms. We also reserve the right at our discretion to restrict a user's usage of the site either temporarily or permanently, or refuse a user's registration.

Abusing SecondHand.lk

SecondHand.lk and the SecondHand.lk community work together to keep the site working properly and the community safe. Please report problems, offensive content and policy breaches to us using the reporting system.

Without limiting other remedies, we may issue warnings, limit or terminate our service, remove hosted content and take technical and legal steps to keep users off SecondHand.lk if we think that they are creating problems or acting inconsistently with the letter or spirit of our policies. However, whether we decide to take any of these steps, remove hosted content or keep a user off SecondHand.lk or not, we do not accept any liability for monitoring SecondHand.lk or for unauthorized or unlawful content on SecondHand.lk or use of SecondHand.lk by users.


Cookies are small pieces of information that are stored in a browser-related file on your computer's hard drive when you use our Web site. We use cookies to improve the user's experience. We also use them to deliver information and content specific to your interests. Cookies are widely used on most major Web sites.

SecondHand.lk mostly uses "session" cookies, which are removed from your computer once you leave SecondHand.lk. However, SecondHand.lk also uses persistent cookies to personalise the user experience, to help protect our members and to provide us with research information (such as how often members visit SecondHand.lk each week). Persistent cookies allow us to track users on SecondHand.lk and help us identify users abusing the SecondHand.lk service.


SecondHand.lk provides facilities throughout the site to refer a friend to SecondHand.lk or to send references to a specific listing to a friend. You may not use the "Share" service or other email forwarding services that we offer to send spam or otherwise send content that would violate our Term of use. We do not permanently store, sell, or rent these email messages or the email addresses.

SecondHand.lk makes no warranties or representations and bears no responsibility of any nature concerning goods, services or otherwise advertised here. All advertisements submitted are accepted for posting in good faith. Any posts that are obscene, misleading, harmful, contain illegal merchandise or objectionable will be removed and the poster could be subject to banning from SecondHand.lk