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This call deletes the inventory location that is specified in the merchantLocationKey path parameter. Note that deleting a location will not affect any active eBay listings associated with the deleted location, but the seller will not be able modify the offers associated with the inventory location once it is deleted.

The authorization HTTP header is the only required request header for this call.

Unless one or more errors and/or warnings occur with the call, there is no response payload for this call. A successful call will return an HTTP status value of 200 OK.


Resource URI


This method is supported in Sandbox environment. To access the endpoint, just replace the root URI with

URI parameters

merchantLocationKeystringThis path parameter specifies the unique merchant-defined key (ID) for the inventory location that is to be deleted.

Use the getInventoryLocations method to retrieve merchant location keys.

Max length: 36

Occurrence: Required

HTTP request headers

All requests made to eBay REST operations require you to provide the Authorization HTTP header for authentication authorization.

All other standard RESTful request headers are optional. For more information on standard RESTful request headers, see the HTTP request headers- opens rest request components page table.

OAuth scope

This request requires an access token created with the authorization code grant flow, using one or more scopes from the following list (please check your Application Keys page for a list of OAuth scopes available to your application):

See OAuth access tokens for more information.

Request payload

This call has no payload.

Request fields

This call has no field definitions.


HTTP response headers

This call has no response headers.

Response payload

This call has no payload.

Response fields

This call has no field definitions.

HTTP status codes

This call can return one of the following HTTP status codes. For an overview of the status codes, see HTTP status codes in Using eBay RESTful APIs.

400Bad Request
404Not Found
500Internal Server Error

Error codes

For more on errors, plus the codes of other common errors, see Handling errors.

25001API_INVENTORYAPPLICATIONSystem error. {additionalInfo}
25802API_INVENTORYREQUESTInput error. {additionalInfo}
25804API_INVENTORYREQUESTInput error. {additionalInfo}
25805API_INVENTORYREQUEST{fieldName} Not Found.


This call has no warnings.


New to making API calls? Please see Making a Call.

Note: Identifiers, such as order IDs or user IDs, and personal data in these samples might be anonymized or may no longer be active on eBay. If necessary, substitute current, relevant eBay data in your requests.

Sample 1: Delete a Location

This example deletes the specified location.


Specify the location you want to delete using the merchantLocationKey path parameter.



A successful call returns the HTTP status code 204 No Content. This method has no response payload.

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