Associates Operating Agreement – What’s Changed

Here are some of the most important updates we made to the Amazon Associates Program Operating Agreement and Program Policies on December 1, 2017:

Changes to the Program Policies

  • We’ve added a Bounty Event:
    • Earn $3.00 for each successful registration for an Amazon FreeTime Unlimited Free Trial.
  • We’ve changed the rate for Digital Video Games from 10% to 2%.
  • We’ve updated the list of Amazon Channels.
  • We've clarified the following Participation Requirements:
  • • Enrollment and Eligibility:
            • Your Site(s) must be publically available via the website address provided in the application and not require a password or specific invitation.
            • If we reject your application due to unsuitable content, you may reapply at any time once you have complied with our suitability requirements.
    • Links on your Site:
            • You must not encourage customers to bookmark your Special Links. All Special Links must be accessed directly from your Site.
  • We've clarified permitted marketing for Local Associates.