You may pre-register to ensure that you are eligible to bid on and purchase tax forfeited land in St. Louis County. We will not contact you unless there is an issue.
Filling out this form does not register you for bidding on Public Surplus. You must register on the Public Surplus website in order to bid online.
If you are the successful bidder, the registration form must also be included with your sale paperwork, even if you pre-registered.
If you are bidding on behalf of a business, you must fill out the Company Information section of this form.
Prohibited Buyer or Bidder (Delinquent Taxes)
Any person, or entity, or entity controlled by such a person, is a prohibited buyer or bidder, if said person or entity is delinquent on real or personal property taxes in St. Louis County. Please check prior to auction that all the real or personal property taxes are paid. If you are interested in purchasing tax forfeited property on the available list or public auction, you must pay all your delinquent taxes prior to bidding or purchasing. No Exceptions!
If you have answered “yes” to the above question, per County Board policy, you are a prohibited buyer, business or bidder of tax forfeited property in St. Louis County. Please pay all of your delinquent taxes prior to bidding on or purchasing any tax forfeited property.
If you have answered “yes” to the above question, per County Board policy, you must pay in full.
Buyer Information (If more than two (2), please fill out an additional form.)
Primary Buyer Information
Second Buyer Information
Company Information (If bidding on behalf of a business.)
Ownership (For DEED purposes only.)
Tract(s) - Optional
How did you hear about this sale?
I hereby certify that the above information is true and correct to the best of my knowledge. I understand that if any of this information turns out to be false, the sale will be voided. If sold at auction, the parcel(s) may be reoffered for sale.