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Surplus Property Sales

Surplus sales services within Miami-Dade County are provided by the Internal Services Department (ISD). The Department sells just about everything that Miami-Dade County government uses in its operations except real property (land and buildings), consumables, and hazardous materials.

This site offers information on what ISD sells, how we items are sold, and how you -- our potential customer -- can participate in sales.

Customers interested in receiving notifications will be required to register a valid e-mail address. Please read sales flyers and bid documents carefully. There are specific procedures you must follow and deadlines you must meet, especially where sealed bid, informal quote, and informal bid sales are concerned.

Register Now to receive Auction email Notifications.

Please note, that Miami-Dade County Surplus Property Sales does not provide the following:

  • We do not sell seized or impounded vehicles.
  • We do not sell property belonging to the City of Miami.
  • We are not affiliated with the federal government’s Internal Services Department and we do not sell federal property.
  • We do not sell property seized by federal law enforcement agencies such as the FBI, the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms (ATF), or any other federal agency.

Vehicle Auctions

Auctions of retired County vehicles are conducted approximately every eight weeks. The vehicles sold include sedans, pickup trucks, passenger and cargo vans, and occasionally police motorcycles.

Bid Sales

The Internal Services Department performs both sealed and informal bid sales.

A Sealed Bid is a formal sale for surplus property which requires a bid deposit and a performance  bond. It is not an auction. The informal bid sale is conducted by the County Store to sell items from the store's inventory which are believed to have a value greater than $50.00 and less than $5,000.00.

County Store

The County Store is a retail outlet open to the public and operated by Internal Services' Surplus Property Sales Section.  At the Store, you'll find a diverse inventory of items for sale, including office furniture, computers, printers, copiers, consumer electronics, books, hand and power tools, jewelry, collectibles, watches, bicycles, and many, many more items than could possibly be cataloged here.

The County Store, 980 West 84th Street. Hialeah, Florida, is open Monday through Friday, 9:30 am - 2:30 pm. The store is closed on legal holidays. For more information, call 305-556-8106.

Informal Quotes

The informal quote is used to sell items of minimal value (less than $5,000.00), such as junk cars, or items in large quantities for salvage value, such as old computers. The informal quote requires no bid deposit and no performance bond, and is advertised both by this website and by direct mail to prospective bidders who have expressed an interest in such items on previous sales. Typically, high bidders have two to three business days to pay for the items they have been awarded and five business days to remove them from County control.

Latest Informal Quote Sales
Sales notices get posted on these pages three weeks prior to a sale.

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