If you've decided that you just aren't getting the best use out of eBay, for whatever reason, you can close your account. For example, you may have found an online shopping or auction website that you like better than eBay, perhaps one in our article on the best websites like eBay. In any case, this lesson will show you how to cancel your eBay account.
Go to www.ebay.com in your web browser and log in.
Use this link to submit a request to close your account.
Use the drop-down menu below "Select a Category" to select the nature of the reason why you want to delete your eBay account. Then click the button beside the specific reason why you want to close your eBay account. Finally, click Continue.
On the next screen, eBay will give you a tip on how you might be able to solve a problem related to the reason why you want to close your eBay account. Click the drop-down menu below "Did This Solve Your Problem?" and choose either Yes, But I Still Want to Close My Account or No, Please Close My Account. Then click Continue.
The next page will give you some general information on what happens when you close your eBay account. If you are sure that you wish to delete your eBay account, click the check box beside "I Read and Understand the Above Information" and then click Close My Account.
Those are all the steps that you need to follow in order to cancel your eBay account!
And that’s how you delete an eBay account.
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