The Best Way for Governments & Schools to Sell


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Municibid makes it easy and free to auction your no longer needed surplus and forfeitures online to the public. Take a look to see how we can help you!

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Trusted by more than 5,000 government agencies, authorities, and schools.

“Needless to say we are thrilled with the results! With the amount of exposure and truly competitive bidding through Municibid, I have to say it wasn’t much of surprise that we did so well. The best part about is we get to keep 100% of the proceeds.”

Mike Ahern

Public Buildings Special Projects Manager

Town of Mansfield, MA

Team Municibid

A Team You Can Trust

Municibid is America's fastest growing, most convenient, and easy-to-use online auction marketplace for government agencies, schools, authorities and utilities to auction their surplus and forfeitures directly to the public. All auctions take place online and are available to bid 24 hours a day.

Established: 2006 | Headquarters: Pottstown, PA | Regional Office: Los Angeles, CA

Sell Anything on Municibid!

From cars, trucks, and other vehicles to heavy equipment, tools, IT equipment, kitchen equipment, and furniture. you can sell ANYTHING on Municibid!

Bidding is open to the public (US & Canada). You may be surprised how much they'll spend and how far they'll come! Have a lot or just a little? There are no limits for how much you can sell.

"Hennepin County has been utilizing Municibid since 2012 to auction a wide range of items including vehicles, heavy equipment, medical equipment, boats, and more. The team at Municibid is always available and can be relied upon to deliver great results. I very much enjoy working with them."

Joshua Hopkins

Supervisor of Fleet Services
Hennepin County, MN

You Keep 100% of the Sale

It's completely free for you to auction your assets on Municibid. You always keep 100% of your proceeds and never need to send us money. No hidden fees or commissions. Bidders pay us a competitive buyer's fee and then pay you 100% of the winning bid.

It's very clear and easy.

"Municibid allows for easy liquidation of excess equipment.  As you use it and build items and descriptions, you can streamline the process as you list additional items.  It works for us when we are gone, asleep or closed - it allows for us to sell without being present."

Brent Spier

City Administrator
City of Clear Lake Shores, TX


Your Auctions Shine by Design!

Municibid's modern design gives your auctions big beautiful pictures, easy to read information, and simple to understand navigation. This matters to bidders and has a direct affect on increased sale prices for your auction items.

Features You'll Love

We built Municibid to make it easier for you to sell your surplus to the public. Take a look at some of our features we think you'll love. 

Large Pictures

Big beautiful pictures showcase your auctions throughout Municibid. We offer some of the largest images in the industry.

Custom Reports

Beautifully designed. Easily accessible. Customizable. Downloadable.


99.999% Uptime. Superior technology. Our website is always working hard to make you money.

Real-time Updates

With real-time updates, your item pages update live with the most current information. No need to refresh the browser.

Bidding Reminders

Bidders get "auction is ending today" reminders in the morning for auctions they are bidding on. Auction Reminders are proven to increase bidding dramatically.


Easily view the latest information on how your listings are doing. See your sales totals for today or for the year without leaving the homepage.

Customer Service We’re Darn Proud Of

We take great pride in delivering the absolute best customer service. Though we've designed Municibid to be intuitive and easy to use, when support is needed, we are here 24/7/365 via our support page, our Municibid Messenger online chat system, and by email or phone.

We make contacting us easy via:
Live Chat
Customer Service

“The support from Municibid staff is nothing but top shelf!”

City of Waltham

Joseph Padulla

Chief Procurement Officer,

City of Waltham, MA

List your Stuff in a Snap!

Want to see how easy it is to sell your items on Municibid? We've created a short walkthrough video to give you an idea.

Municibid's Marketing Team Attracts the Most Quality Bidders for Your Surplus!

From launching press releases to managing email campaigns, launching ads and social media programs, our marketing efforts are aimed at attracting the best bidders for your surplus—all at no cost to you​. We understand the importance of targeting the right people with the right message at the right time, and we leverage both traditional and digital mediums to ensure maximum exposure of your surplus and better results.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is bidding open to the public?

Yep! Anyone can bid on your auctions. If you require a certain restriction, our team will work with you on allowing only qualified bidders.

What can I sell?

You can sell anything! From vehicles and heavy equipment, to tools, technology, and scrap. We have seen it all. Municibid is the perfect choice to get more money for your stuff.

Can I set a reserve price?

You sure can. We give you complete control of your auctions. From setting starting and reserve prices to having your auction start on a future date, Municibid gives you the ability to customize how you want your auction to work.

Are there any contracts?

Nope. We do not require any contracts. You can use Municibid as much or as little as you like.

Got Questions?

If you still have questions about using Municibid please feel free to contact us. We can work with you to find the best option for you sell your surplus.

Chat with Us!

Quickly speak with a Municibid expert or leave us a message.

Email Us!

Send us a message and we'll get back to you via email or phone call.

Call Us!

Leave a message on our sales line and a Municibid team member will reach out to you.

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Ready to Give Municibid a Try?

Just like many other agencies have done, you too can easily transition from your current service to Municibid. With no contracts, you can use Municibid on an “as needed” basis. We don't even ask you to use us exclusively.

Whether you are ready to list your first item right now or still have sometime until that happens, you can create your Municibid account in one minute.