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Use this call to retrieve the contents of all fulfillments currently defined for a specified order based on the order's unique identifier, orderId. This value is returned in the getOrders call's members.orderId field when you search for orders by creation date or shipment status.


Resource URI


This method is supported in Sandbox environment. To access the endpoint, just replace the root URI with

URI parameters

orderIdstringThis path parameter is used to specify the unique identifier of the order associated with the shipping fulfillments being retrieved.

Use the getOrders method to retrieve order IDs. Order ID values are also shown in My eBay/Seller Hub.

Occurrence: Required

HTTP request headers

All requests made to eBay REST operations require you to provide the Authorization HTTP header for authentication authorization.

All other standard RESTful request headers are optional. For more information on standard RESTful request headers, see the HTTP request headers- opens rest request components page table.

OAuth scope

This request requires an access token created with the authorization code grant flow, using one or more scopes from the following list (please check your Application Keys page for a list of OAuth scopes available to your application):

See OAuth access tokens for more information.

Request payload

This call has no payload.

Request fields

This call has no field definitions.


HTTP response headers

This call has no response headers.

Response payload

Response fields

Output container/fieldTypeDescription
fulfillmentsarray of ShippingFulfillment

This array contains one or more fulfillments required for the order that was specified in method endpoint.

Occurrence: Always


The unique identifier of the fulfillment; for example, 9405509699937003457459. This eBay-generated value is created with a successful createShippingFulfillment call.

Occurrence: Always

fulfillments.lineItemsarray of LineItemReference

This array contains a list of one or more line items (and purchased quantity) to which the fulfillment applies.

Occurrence: Always


This is the unique identifier of the eBay order line item that is part of the shipping fulfillment.

Line item Ids can be found in the lineItems.lineItemId field of the getOrders response.

Occurrence: Always


This is the number of lineItems associated with the trackingNumber specified by the seller. This must be a whole number greater than zero (0).

Occurrence: Always


The tracking number provided by the shipping carrier for the package shipped in this fulfillment. This field is returned if available.

Occurrence: Conditional


The date and time that the fulfillment package was shipped. This timestamp is in ISO 8601 format, which uses the 24-hour Universal Coordinated Time (UTC) clock. This field should only be returned if the package has been shipped.

Format: [YYYY]-[MM]-[DD]T[hh]:[mm]:[ss].[sss]Z
Example: 2015-08-04T19:09:02.768Z

Occurrence: Conditional


The eBay code identifying the shipping carrier for this fulfillment. This field is returned if available.

Note: The Trading API's ShippingCarrierCodeType enumeration type contains the most current list of eBay shipping carrier codes and the countries served by each carrier. See ShippingCarrierCodeType.

Occurrence: Conditional


The total number of fulfillments in the specified order.

Note: If no fulfillments are found for the order, this field is returned with a value of 0.

Occurrence: Always

warningsarray of ErrorDetailV3

This array is only returned if one or more errors or warnings occur with the call request.

Occurrence: Conditional


The context or source of this error or warning.

Occurrence: Conditional


The name of the domain containing the service or application. For example, sell is a domain.

Occurrence: Conditional


A positive integer that uniquely identifies the specific error condition that occurred. Your application can use these values as error code identifiers in your customized error-handling algorithms.

Occurrence: Conditional

warnings.inputRefIdsarray of string

A list of one or more specific request elements (if any) associated with the error or warning. The format of these strings depends on the request payload format. For JSON, use JSONPath notation.

Occurrence: Conditional


An expanded version of the message field.

Maximum length: 200 characters

Occurrence: Conditional


A message about the error or warning which is device agnostic and readable by end users and application developers. It explains what the error or warning is, and how to fix it (in a general sense). If applicable, the value is localized to the end user's requested locale.

Maximum length: 50 characters

Occurrence: Conditional

warnings.outputRefIdsarray of string

A list of one or more specific response elements (if any) associated with the error or warning. The format of these strings depends on the request payload format. For JSON, use JSONPath notation.

Occurrence: Conditional

warnings.parametersarray of ErrorParameterV3

Contains a list of name-value pairs that provide additional information concerning this error or warning. Each item in the list is an input parameter that contributed to the error or warning condition.

Occurrence: Conditional


This is the name of input field that caused an issue with the call request.

Occurrence: Conditional


This is the actual value that was passed in for the element specified in the name field.

Occurrence: Conditional


The name of the domain's subsystem or subdivision. For example, fulfillment is a subdomain in the sell domain.

Occurrence: Conditional

HTTP status codes

This call can return one of the following HTTP status codes. For an overview of the status codes, see HTTP status codes in Using eBay RESTful APIs.

400Bad Request
500Internal Server Error

Error codes

For more on errors, plus the codes of other common errors, see Handling errors.

32100API_FULFILLMENTREQUESTInvalid order ID: {orderId}


This call has no warnings.


New to making API calls? Please see Making a Call.

Note: Identifiers, such as order IDs or user IDs, and personal data in these samples might be anonymized or may no longer be active on eBay. If necessary, substitute current, relevant eBay data in your requests.

Sample 1: Get Your Shipping Fulfillments

This sample retrieves all shipping fulfillments that have been created for the order that corresponds to the provided order ID.


Use the orderid parameter to specify the order with the shipping fulfillments to retrieve.



A successful call returns the ShippingFulfillmentPagedCollection container with one or more fulfillments objects.

Note: Currently, eBay uses the value of the tracking number as the fulfillment ID, but don't depend on this behavior. The fulfillment ID format is subject to change in the future.