OLX just got a whole lot safer!

OLX, safe, safer, safest, tips, report, new, upgrade, user, profile, ad, scam, fraudIt’s important to us that you always feel safe when you’re making deals on our site or app. Based on your feedback, our changes couldn’t come any sooner.

On the New OLX, we’ve made it easier for you to report a dodgy user or an ad that you might suspect to be fraudulent. So you can feel as safe as possible on our platform.


To report a profile, all you have to do is:

1.Tap or click on the report icon (three dots) on the top right of their profile.
2.Select the reason why you’re reporting them.
3.Give a description.
 
 
 
 


OLX, safe, safer, safest, tips, report, new, upgrade, user, profile, ad, scam, fraudTo report an ad, all you have to do is:

1.Tap or click on the report icon (flag) on the top right of their profile.
2.Select the reason why you’re reporting the ad.
3.Give a description.
 
 
You can also get in touch with us on our fraud hotline 021 406 3900 between 8 am to 4 pm, Monday to Friday, to report a scam or scammer for us to investigate ASAP.
 

 

 

That’s all for now!
As always, if you have any questions or feedback on these or any other feature changes, drop us a line at support@olx.co.za or find us on Facebook and Twitter. And if you have any more questions, check out our Frequently Asked Questions.