Disposal of County
Surplus Property

From time to time the County of Los Angeles has surplus property available for sale to the public. This property consists of County personal property, unclaimed or abandoned personal property and valuables except those confiscated in conjunction with drug enforcement activities and unclaimed stolen property. This surplus property is disposed of through sale bids, auctions and donations.

Surplus County personal property is defined as County furniture, equipment, vehicles and tools.

Unclaimed or abandoned personal property is defined as items not belonging to the County, which are found or abandoned in a County facility and not claimed by the rightful owner.

Valuables are defined as jewelry, watches, gemstones, foreign currency, precious metals and collectibles such as coins and stamps, whether they appear to have value or not.

Countywide Surplus Equipment Redistribution

Contains Sale bids that are used to sell lots of appraised or minimum established bid value items.

Department of
Public Works

Information on land parcels available for sale


The County also maintains a program for the sale or exchange of commodities and services.

Surplus sales can also be obtained on govdeals.com.

This is a liquidity services marketplace that allows government agencies to sell surplus worldwide via the internet.