FBA (Fulfillment by Amazon) Small and Light - Amazon.com

Reduce fulfillment costs with FBA Small and Light

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Why FBA Small and Light?

Small and Light offers reduced fulfillment costs on qualified items, allowing you to pass the savings to your customers. Signing up for Small and Light is easy, and once you do you'll receive these valuable benefits:

Prime eligible

Products in the Small and Light program are eligible for Prime. Prime customers automatically qualify for free standard shipping (4 to 5 business days). Non-Prime customers continue to get free shipping (6 to 8 business days) without a minimum order requirement.

Improved margins

Reducing fulfillment costs on your Small and Light products helps you maintain profit margins. See FBA Small and Light fees below.

No minimum purchase requirement

Small and Light products are eligible for free shipping to all customers without a minimum purchase requirement.

Instant customer trust

Amazon's A-to-z Guarantee puts your customers at ease. They know us and trust us, and that trust extends to you.
To get started, enroll your products that meet Small and Light program requirements.

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“Small and Light cut [our] shipping costs by 40%. It's a big help for us.”

Atinc Sonmezer, CEO and Founder, MissBellyDance.com

What's eligible for FBA Small and Light?

Products weighing 15 ounces or less
Products with these dimensions: 16 x 9 x 4 inches or less
Products priced $15 or less
Products that meet other prep requirements

How do I enroll?

We've made it easier than ever for sellers to stay competitive on small, low-priced products. More items are now eligible for the program, and the "free shipping" message is prominently displayed to Amazon customers in search and detail views.

Get started with Small and Light now!

1. List products with FBA

2. Select items

3. Enroll in Small and Light

4. Ship to Amazon

5. Stay stocked

If you have a Selling on Amazon account, choose Fulfilled by Amazon as your shipping method. If you're new to selling on Amazon, get started today.
Create Small and Light Offers in Seller Central, or enroll existing, self-fulfilled MSKUs in the Small and Light program.
See Enrolling new ASINs into FBA Small and Light for product eligibility requirements.
Prep products and send inventory to a specified Amazon fulfillment center. A minimum quantity of 24 units per product is required.
Enable replenishment alerts, and receive notifications before you go out of stock.

FBA Small and Light fees


Items priced less than or equal to $5.00¹
Items priced greater than $5.00 and less than or equal to $15.00¹
Fulfillment fee
FBA Small and Light
Fulfillment fee
FBA Small and Light
Order Handling
$0.80 per order
Order Handling
$1.00 per order
Pick & Pack
$0.75 per unit
Pick & Pack
$0.75 per unit
Weight Handling
(unit weight + packaging weight²)
$0.11 per oz (up to 15 oz per unit)
(round up to the nearest whole oz)
Weight Handling
(unit weight + packaging weight²)
$0.11 per oz (up to 15 oz per unit)
(round up to the nearest whole oz)
¹ Mixed orders containing items from both order types will be charged fees based on items priced greater than $5.00 and less than or equal to $15.00. Items with a sale price greater than $15.00 will be charged standard FBA fees.

² The packaging weight is the weight of the box and packing materials. In FBA Small and Light, we use a standardized packaging weight of 0.7 oz for every package. In FBA, Amazon uses standardized packaging weights of 2 oz for standard-size media packages and 4 oz for standard-size non-media packages.

What are best practices?

For the best results in the Small and Light program: