Surplus and Confiscated Items Auction

Upcoming Auctions

Oct. 3, 2022


The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources conducts annual auctions of surplus and confiscated items. Items may include vehicles, farming equipment, boats, hunting and fishing equipment, firearms and office equipment. Auctions are open for public bidding.

Kentucky Fish and Wildlife will not conduct a spring auction in 2022. However, the department will conduct a fall auction on Monday, Oct. 3, 2022. Further details, including a list​ of sale items, will be posted to this page when available.

​Anyone may bid on surplus equipment regardless of residency. Under state law, only qualified Kentucky residents may bid on confiscated items. All firearm purchasers must pass a background check.

Examples of items sold during previous auctions are shown. All items are sold as-is.



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