About Amazon.sg Gift Card Restrictions and Prohibited Activities

There are certain restrictions with the use of Amazon.sg Gift Cards, such as not being able to transfer them to another Amazon account once they are added to your Amazon.sg account, which helps you keep track of them.

Gift Card functional restrictions

Amazon.sg Gift Card ("Gift Card") have certain functional limitations. A Gift Card cannot

  • be used to purchase other Gift Cards
  • be redeem for cash
  • be used to purchase items on sites other than on www.amazon.sg
  • be used for purchases on the Amazon Prime Now app
  • be used to purchase certain ineligible goods and services. The goods and services eligible for purchase with your Gift Card are subject to change in our sole discretion. You'll need to provide a credit card, debit card, or other valid payment method to pay for an order that includes any ineligible items.
  • be transferred to another Amazon account or to any other person, once it has been added to an Amazon account where you are able to keep track of it.

Gift Card balance restrictions

As per Singapore law requirements, the maximum value of gift cards stored in a customer’s Amazon.sg Gift Card account balance must not exceed S$1,000 at any time. This limit is applicable only to the gift card balance amount (at the time of claiming) and does not restrict the purchase of gift cards from Amazon.sg.

Gift Card prohibitions

You must not in any circumstance:

  • use your Gift Card for any illegal or unauthorised purpose
  • use your Gift Card as payment for orders placed for commercial reasons (i.e. sourcing inventory online). That is, you may not use your Gift Card to fulfil sales or fund purchases that you are making with the intent of reselling or exporting the goods or services
  • sell or exchange a Gift Card for cash or for any other prepaid payment instrument
  • purchase a Gift Card from an unauthorized third party
  • claim a Gift Card to an Amazon account if you are not the intended recipient
The lists of limitations and prohibitions above are not intended to be complete or exhaustive. Engaging in any activity that, in our sole discretion, disrupts, or is harmful to our customers, reputation, goodwill, business, or operations is prohibited. Engaging in any prohibited activities, or using your Gift Card in violation our Gift Card Terms and Conditions, may result in our taking action(s) against you, including, but not limited to, revoking your Gift Card, or closing your Amazon.sg account consistent with our Gift Card Terms and Conditions.

Please read our Gift Card Terms and Conditions for a full list of rules and restrictions.

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