The Property Disposal section of the Department of Purchasing and Contracting manages the disposition of County surplus personal property. If such property is not reused by another County department, the property must be disposed of through auction, competitive sealed bid, or recycling.
The County has contracted with a professional auction company to conduct live auctions for fleet vehicles and salvaged general property on the County’s behalf:
Ken Porter Auctions, Carson, CA 90745 (310)
Some surplus property items are auctioned through Ken Porter Auctions. The County is primarily targeting local bidders who can pick up items on site since these items will not be packaged or shipped.
OTHER COUNTY AUCTIONS
The Public Administrator conducts auctions for personal and real property from estates.
The County Treasurer/Tax Collector auctions tax-defaulted properties within San Diego County through both live auctions and Internet auctions.
PROPERTY DISPOSAL SERVICES FORMS
- DPC Form 119-A – Authorized Signor Updates and Instructions Updated 10/2020
DPC Form 203 - Instructions
DPC Form 203 - Disposition of Minor
Assets Updated 02/06/2023
- DPC Form 203 - IT Supplemental Updated 09/2021
- DPC Form 204 - Instructions
- DPC Form 204 - Transfer of Minor Assets A&C Updated 02/06/2023
DPC Form 253 - Disposition of Capital