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Used Vehicle Auction  

Used Commonwealth fleet vehicle auctions are open to members of the general public, including dealers.  Attendance at an auction is limited to those who are at least 18 years of age. Please, no pets. Additional information can be found by reading auction policies or calling (717) 783-4256.

Employees (or their agents) of the Department of General Services (DGS) and members of their families are prohibited from purchasing any vehicles at Commonwealth used vehicle auctions conducted by or on behalf of DGS. 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 Keystone Pennsylvania Auto Auction located at 488 Firehouse Road, Grantville, PA 17028 (Interstate #81, Exit-80 Hershey/Grantville).

Date and Time

All auctions begin at 10:00 A.M. The Auctions may be canceled at the Director of the Bureau of Vehicle Management's discretion.  Perspective buyers should register from 10:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. on the Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday before the sale.  All vehicles will be released to the successful bidder by assigned registration numbers.

The Upcoming Auction Sale listing for all future sales are posted as they become available.  2020 auction and inspection dates are listed below.

Next Auction

April 14, 2020 - CANCELED

March 20, 2020

Commonwealth Cancels April Auto Auction in Response COVID-19

Harrisburg, PA – Due to the governor's order to close all non-life-sustaining businesses in Pennsylvania to slow the spread of COVID-19, the state Department of General Services has canceled its auto auction scheduled for Tuesday, April 14, 2020 at Manheim Keystone Pennsylvania.

The April auction was the second of six vehicle auctions scheduled for 2020. The status of the auction slated for June 23, 2020 will be evaluated closer to the event date, if necessary.

Keep up to date on Commonwealth Auto Action information at the DGS Auto Auction Information page.

For up-to-date information on COVID-19 in Pennsylvania visit,

MEDIA CONTACT:  Troy Thompson, DGS, 717-787-3197

Future Auctions

June 23, 2020

August 11, 2020

October 13, 2020

December 8, 2020