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Abandoned vehicles

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Abandoned vehicles are anti-social and can attract crime.

We have a duty to remove abandoned vehicles on any open land or on any road to which the public have access and can charge for its removal, storage (if appropriate) and disposal. Not every vehicle reported to the council is abandoned, some are nuisance vehicles, and some are untaxed vehicles.


Abandoned vehicles

We can only remove abandoned vehicles in a number of situations.

Abandoned vehicles - general information

There a number of questions frequently asked regarding abandoned vehicles.

Report an abandoned vehicle

If a vehicle has been adandoned and is on council land then you can report it to us.

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