You can learn how to participate in New York City and New York Police Department surplus public auctions.

The Police Department regularly auctions seized property. Vehicles are normally sold through public auctions. General property is sold online.

Get information about general police auctions.

The City runs online public auctions to sell its used or surplus goods.

Items that can be found online include, but are not limited to:

  • Used furniture
  • Office supplies and equipment
  • Scrap metal
  • Printers
  • Toners

Current surplus offerings and registration to bid on available auctions can be found online.


Get information about surplus auctions.

By Phone

You can get additional information by phone.

  • Agency: Department of Citywide Administrative Services
  • Division: Office of Citywide Purchasing Surplus Activities
  • Phone Number: (718) 416-8717
  • Business Hours: Monday - Friday: 8 AM - 5 PM

The Department of Citywide Administrative Services (DCAS) holds online public lease auctions of City-owned property.

There is no public auction currently scheduled.

You can learn more about real estate auctions online. If you have any questions or need assistance, you can call DCAS.


Learn more about real estate auctions.

By Phone

  • Agency: Department of Citywide Administrative Services
  • Division: Real Estate Auction
  • Phone Number: (212) 386-0622
  • Business Hours: Monday - Friday: 9 AM - 5 PM

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