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Impounded pets / animals

If your pet has gone missing, there are a number of steps you can take so you can be reunited, including checking our impoundment register. Read more about the steps to take in our lost and roaming pets / animals article. 

 

Impounded vehicles

We're responsible for the impounding of any vehicles that are unregistered or abandoned in areas we control or local roads.

Claim an impounded vehicle

To check if your vehicle has been impounded follow these steps:

  1. Check the impoundment register (select 'Impounded vehicles').
    • If your vehicle is in the register continue to the next step.
    • If your vehicle is not in the register, contact the police.
  2. Contact us on 131 872 to reclaim your vehicle. Identification will be required and a fee will be charged before reclaiming the vehicle.

Vehicles will be held for a month, before they are disposed of.

Report a vehicle for impoundment

To report an unregistered or abandoned vehicle, contact us via one of the following methods:

To make it as easy as possible for our staff to retrieve the vehicle, please supply the following details:

  • Location (if possible provide the exact address, street name, park name, suburb)
  • Make/model of the vehicle
  • Colour

 

Other impounded goods / materials

We're responsible for the impounding of any goods / materials abandoned in areas we control or local roads.

Claim impounded goods/materials

To check if your goods/materials have been impounded follow these steps:

  1. Check the impoundment register (select 'Other impounded goods/materials').
    • If your goods / materials are in the register continue to the next step.
    • If your goods / materials are not in the register, contact the police.
  2. Contact us on 131 872 to reclaim your goods / materials. Identification will be required and a fee will be charged before reclaiming any goods / materials.

Report found goods / materials

To report found goods / materials, contact us via one of the following methods:

To make it as easy as possible for our staff, please supply the following details:

  • Location (if possible provide the exact address, street name, park name, suburb)
  • Description of the goods / materials