The council has the power to remove abandoned vehicles under the Refuse Disposal (Amenity) Act 1978.
An abandoned vehicle is likely to have one or more of the following characteristics:
However there may be legitimate reasons why a car has been left somewhere for a long period of time, for example:
If a vehicle is not currently taxed then it can be reported to the DVLA.
Vehicles that are obstructively or dangerously parked,irrespective of whether a vehicle is taxed or not, must be reported to the police.
If you would like to report an abandoned vehicle, please complete the form below or Contact Us.
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