Stores provides support services for all City Departments and manages the disposal of surplus goods.  This means any vehicles, equipment, furniture, materials, or supplies no longer required by the City but may have residual economic value will be listed for auction using BC Auction. Item details are provided on the auction website along with bid closing date and time. 

Bidders must register with BC Auction to be eligible to bid.

Tips for prospective Buyers

  • Stay informed by reviewing the BC Auction website regularly.
  • Inspect the sale item in person by calling to arrange a visit.
  • Arrange transportation of your item.  We do not ship.

Interested in buying a surplus vehicle?

We recommend you arrange a BCAA inspection and/or personally review the vehicle.  The City cannot provide individual vehicle maintenance records or allow test drives.

Registration of the vehicle must transpire before the City releases it to you.  

Contact Us

Stores 2020 Labieux Road Nanaimo, BC V9T 6J9
Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Last updated: June 20, 2024

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