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.
County personal property is defined as County furniture, equipment,
vehicles and tools.
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.
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.
stolen property is defined as stolen items in custody of a
County law enforcement agency that are not claimed by the
are used to sell lots of appraised or minimum established
bid value items. Such bids are posted on the Countywide
Surplus Equipment Redistribution website.
are usually used to sell items of high value or large groups
of items that would benefit from open competitive bidding.
Auctions may be conducted by the department or a third party
auctioneer. For auction information contact Countywide Surplus
Equipment Program at 323-267-2578.
are given to nonprofit organizations or public agencies that
have been designated as an authorized donee agency by the
Los Angeles Board of Supervisors. For donation information
contact Countywide Surplus Equipment Program at 323-267-2578.
on land parcels available for sale visit the Department of
Public Works' website: http://ladpw.org/.
also maintains a program for the sale or exchange of commodities
and services. For more information visit LACoMAX: