How to Buy


With more than 100,000 vehicles up for bid on any given day, Copart has something for everyone: dismantlers, body shops, salvage buyers, dealers and individual consumers.

Whether you’re looking to expand your own inventory or find the perfect project car, we can help you every step of the way.

Follow this path, and you’ll be on your way to buying in no time at all:

  1. Join Copart
  2. Add a Deposit or Upgrade to Premier
  3. Submit Business Licenses or Find a Broker
  4. Search Vehicles
  5. Add Vehicles to Watchlist
  6. Join Auctions
  7. Place Bids
  8. Pay and Pick Up

You can go through most of these steps on your mobile device using Copart’s mobile app. Free to download in the App Store, it makes searching, bidding and buying incredibly convenient.

Let's get started! Select a category on the left to learn more about the buying process.