Open in Ottawa: Copart Inc. opens new facility in Ottawa, Ontario

Ottawa, Ontario – Copart Inc., a global leader in online auto auctions, has announced that it is opening a new location in Ottawa, Ontario.

The newly built facility, 300 Somme St., provides 44 acres of vehicle storage space. The site is conveniently located 15 minutes from downtown Ottawa.

“Copart continues to invest in Canada by expanding our national footprint with a focus on accommodating future growth,” said Steve Macaluso, Managing Director of Copart Canada.
“We’ve been purchasing and developing facilities that offer excess capacity to ensure we support our customers’ growing needs for years to come.”

The opening of the new facility coincides with an important milestone in the history of Copart Canada, he added.

“In 2023, we’re celebrating 20 years of business in Canada, and this new facility illustrates how we’re preparing for the next 20,” Macaluso said.

Copart Ottawa will continue to participate in the Ontario Auction on Mondays. Buyers can view Copart inventory, check vehicle auction schedules, and get other information at the Copart
Ottawa page on

For more information about Copart Canada’s services or locations, visit


Copart began operations in the Canadian market in 2003 with the opening of its Toronto, Ontario location. Since then, Copart has seen tremendous growth within the country. The
company has opened nine additional locations and invested in new technology as well as land. Copart Canada continues to invest in growth opportunities to expand its reach to better serve
its global network of buyers and sellers.


Copart, Inc., founded in 1982, is a global leader in online vehicle auctions. Copart’s innovative technology and online auction platform links sellers to more than 750,000 Members in over 170
countries. The company offers services to process and sell salvage and clean title vehicles to dealers, dismantlers, rebuilders, exporters and in some cases, to end users. Copart sells vehicles on behalf of insurance companies, banks, finance companies, charities, fleet operators and dealers, and also sells vehicles sourced from individual owners. With operations at over 200 locations in 10 countries, Copart has more than 125,000 vehicles available online every day. Copart currently operates in the United States (, Canada (, the United Kingdom (, the Republic of Ireland (, Brazil (, Germany (, the United Arab Emirates, Oman and Bahrain (, and Spain ( For more information, or to become a Member, visit Join the conversation and follow Copart on Facebook.


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