city of omaha vehicle impound auction

Great Plains Realty and Auction Co.

1 December, 2018 10:00 am


7809 F STREET 68127

(402) 444-5782

  1. Vehicle Auctions will be held on Saturdays at 10:00 A.M. based on vehicle inventory. Exact dates for the auctions will be advertised on the Impound Lot webpage. Registration for bidder numbers begins at 8:00 A.M.
  2. There is NO entry fee for the auction
  3. Every person entering the auction lot must show a valid U.S. driver’s license and have a bidder number which is clearly displayed to the guard at the gate and the auctioneer.
  4. No one under the age of 19 is allowed in the auction lot.
  5. Any winning bidder that does not pay for the vehicle will be banned from future auctions. The item that was bid on will be re-auctioned at the next auction.
  6. Buyers of vehicles/equipment will be required to pay a buyer’s fee. This fee will be in addition to the sale price. This “Buyer’s Fee” shall be paid directly to the Auction Company who is conducting the vehicle auction. Vehicles selling for $50 or less will not be subject to this fee. The buyer’s fee will be the greater of $50.00 or 10 % of the purchase price per car. Each bidder must return their badge before the conclusion of the auction (12:00 PM) or be banned from future auctions.
  7. The cost of keys purchased for vehicles will be passed along to the purchaser.
  8. Purchasing of permanent bidder badges will be discontinued until further notice. Current permanent badge holders who do not have a business which purchases at least 2 or more vehicles must redeem their badges. Badges must be redeemed before year’s end, 2015, by either using the badge for the purchase of a vehicle or filling out the redemption form.
  9. If a weekly or permanent bidder badge is lost the deposit is forfeited.
  10. All vehicles are sold on an AS IS basis. NO RETURNS.
  11. All vehicles purchased must be paid for by 12:00 p.m. (noon) on the same day as purchased. NO EXCEPTIONS. All transactions are CASH ONLY AND FINAL.
  12. All vehicles must be removed from the auction lot by 8 PM on the Sunday immediately following the Saturday auction. All vehicles left after that time and moved by City of Omaha personnel with City of Omaha equipment, will be assessed a fee of $35 per vehicle.
  13. Upon completion of the sale, all bidders are responsible for the vehicle they have purchased. Any items or vehicles damaged or missing will not be the responsibility of the City of Omaha. Vehicles that are parked on City property longer than 48 hours after the auction ends will be re-impounded and charges will accrue.
  14. Entering the auction is AT ONE'S OWN RISK, that being said please be careful and watch your step.


  1. A Personal Property Auction will be held on the first Saturday of each month on as needed bases. Any exceptions will be advertised on the website.
  2. Attendees should line up at the gate to the East of the building at 9:00 a.m.
  3. No bidder number or cash deposit is required.
  4. All articles are sold AS ISCASH ONLYNO RECEIPTS NO CHECKS all sales are FINAL.
  5. All bidders are responsible for their property and removal of such immediately following the conclusion of the auction.


  1. During inclement weather, please take extra precautions to watch your step.
  2. The auction lot gate will remain unlocked for vehicle removal until 8:00 p.m. on Saturday and will re-open Sunday morning at 7:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Sunday evening.
  3. Any person caught removing items from vehicles or littering on City of Omaha Vehicle Impound property will be criminally prosecuted. In addition, the person or persons will be banned from that day’s auction and all future auctions.


Announcement: Information contained herein is presented on behalf of the seller. Great Plains Realty and Auction Co., agent for the seller, cannot guarantee the information to be correct or assume the liabilities for errors and omissions. All lines drawn on maps are approximate. Buyers should verify the information to their own satisfaction. Any announcements made from the auction block on day of auction will take precedence over any matter of print and will be final.