Used Vehicle Auction
Welcome to the Bureau of Vehicle Management's Auction Information
Here you will find all of the information you need to purchase a state-owned vehicle from our contracted auctioneer. Should you have any questions regarding our auctions after reading the information, please feel free to contact us at (717) 783-3132.
Vehicle Auctions Open to the Public
Vehicle auctions are open to members of the general public, including dealers. Attendance at an auction is limited to those who are at least of 18 years of age.
Employees (or their agents) of the Department of General Services and members of their families are prohibited from purchasing any vehicles at Commonwealth used vehicle auctions conducted by or on the behalf of the Department of General Services. Members of the immediate family include a spouse residing in the employee's household and minor, dependent children. Employees (or their agents) of all other Commonwealth agencies and members of their immediate families are prohibited from purchasing vehicles at Commonwealth used vehicle auctions that were assigned to, or surplused by, their employing agency if the sale price exceeds $100.00.
The public is invited to attend an auction of used Commonwealth of Pennsylvania vehicles at the Manheim Central Penn Auto Auction located at 488 Firehouse Road, Grantville, PA 17028 (Interstate #81, Exit-80 Hershey/Grantville). Attendance is limited to people 16 years of age and older. Please no pets.
The Upcoming Auction Sale listing for all future sales will be posted as they become available. 2012 auction and inspection dates are as follows:
June 10, 2013
Click here for the results from the April 8th, 2013 auction
There is no pre-sale listing at this time.
Please check back closer to the next upcoming auction date.
Future 2013 Auctions
June 10, 2013
August 12, 2013
October 21, 2013
December 2, 2013
All auctions will begin at 10:00 am. The auctions may be cancelled at the discretion of the Director, Bureau of Vehicle Management.
Date and Time
Registration opens at 8:00 A.M. - sales start at 10:00 A.M. All vehicles will be released to the successful bidder by assigned registration numbers. Registration closes at 12:00 noon.