If you receive a letter telling you that your vehicle has been impounded, you must claim your vehicle within one month of the letter being sent. If you do not claim your vehicle, it may be sold at auction or disposed of.
To claim a vehicle, please download and fill in the Application for release of impounded goods (PDF 161 KB).
You must lodge your application at the Council Administration Centre and include:
- payment of the release fee
- satisfactory evidence that you own the vehicle, like:
- personal identification
- registration papers
- motor dealer documents
- a statutory declaration
- an authority to act on behalf of the owner – if you are claiming the vehicle on behalf of someone else
- satisfactory evidence of the right to possession – if you are claiming a right to possession of the vehicle.
If a vehicle is not successfully claimed within one month of us sending an advice notice, the vehicle will be disposed of in line with Local Law No. 2 (Administration) 2010.
Release of Impounded vehicles
- A vehicle may be re-claimed by the owner within one month from the date of this notice upon;
a. Completion of an Application for the Release of Impounded Goods form; and
b. Payment of the prescribed release fee per vehicle ($305.00 for 2020 / 2021); and
c. Provision of sufficient evidence to satisfy Council of the person's right of ownership or possession of the vehicle; (e.g. personal identification drivers licence, registration papers, motor dealer documents, a statutory declaration)
- A person acting on behalf of the owner must satisfy Council of their right to possession and authority to act on behalf of the owner.
- All applications for the release of impounded vehicles must be lodged at the Logan Central Administration centre. For more information, please call us on 07 3412 3412.
- If a successful claim is not made for the return of a vehicle within one month of the date of this notice then the property in the vehicle vests in the local government and the local government may dispose the vehicle in accordance with section 42(5) (Disposal of Vehicle) of Logan City Council's Local Law No. 2 (Administration) 2010.
Note: For safety reasons, an owner seeking the release of an unregistered vehicle must arrange for a licensed tow truck (tray back) to transport the vehicle from Council's impounded vehicle holding yard.
List of impounded vehicles as at 16 September 2020:
|10 October 2019||White Subaru Sedan||475YQF||Bardon Rd, Logan Central||10342|
|18 February 2020||White Holden Wagon||No plates||Watland St, Springwood||10693|
|3 March 2020||White Toyota RAV4||No plates||Millstream Road, Cedar Vale||10834|
|7 April 2020||
Blue Falcon Quad Bike
|No plates||Bedford Crescent, Eagleby||11265|
|8 May 2020||White Mazda Bravo||No plates||Parramatta Road, Underwood||11290|
|27 December 2019||Blue BMW||No plates||Randall Street Slacks Creek||10445|
|19 June 2020||Silver Jeep Grand Cherokee||677IOA||Redford Street, Kingston||11408|
|19 June 2020||Silver Renault Kangoo Van||771WWJ||Allgas Street, Slacks Creek||11409|
|24 June 2020||Silver Ford Ute||Unknown||West Bega Road, Kingston||11410|
|7 July 2020||White Nissan UD Tip Truck||XQ66DL||Harburg Drive, Beenleigh||11435|
|7 July 2020||Maroon Ford Falcon||883ZDK||Ashmore Close, Marsden||11442|
|5 February 2020||White Holden Captiva||868WNU||Waratah Drive, Crestmead||10551|
|3 February 2020||Blue/White Boat||ZP385N||Tygum Road, Waterford West||10531|
|13 July 2020||
Black Nissan Patrol
|879FSO||Southwood Circuit, Yarrabilba||11452|
|13 July 2020||Gold Nissan Patrol||052WAE||Southwood Circuit, Yarrabilba||11453|
|23 July 2020||Silver Subaru Impreza||441CQK||Fawkner Street, Slacks Creek||11477|
|22 July 2020||
Silver Honda Odyssey
|693ZET||Loganlea Road, Slacks Creek||11478|
|24 July 2020||White Ford Territory||311XHG||Tradelink Road, Hillcrest||11480|
|27 July 2020||Silver Honda Odyssey||789ZPW||Demeio Road, Berrinba||11481|
|27 July 2020||Black VW Passat||800WYV||Timms Court, Woodridge||11482|
|18 August 2020||Silver Honda Accord sedan||612YEW||Rothon Drive, Rochedale South||11535|
|13 August 2020||Blue Ford Laser sedan||291MXX||Shae Place, Bahrs Scrub||11534|
|12 August 2020||Black Holden Astra sedan||553GNF||Logan Reserve Road, Waterford West||11530|
|21 August 2020||Burnt out BMW 330i sedan||396YIH||Moody Road Greenbank||11539|
|21 August 2020||Burnt out black Peugeot 207||JDB481||Waterford Tamborine Road, Yarrabilba||11540|
|26 August 2020||Grey Ford Falcon||420ZDM||Limerick Drive, Crestmead||11546|
|28 August 2020||Red Holden Commodore utility||773ZES||Snowdon Street, Slacks Creek||11547|
|1 September 2020||White Holden Rodeo dualcab||534ZLM||Waterford Tamborine Road, Yarrabilba||11550|
|1 September 2020||White Holden Commodore sedan||976TJF||Samantha Street, Boronia Heights||11551|
|28 August 2020||Black Mitsubishi Lancer||283SLD||Boyne Close, Holmview||11548|
|4 September 2020||Red Toyota Kluger wagon||064MQJ||Evelyn Street, Slacks Creek||11557|
|11 September 2020||Black Holden Captiva wagon||679ZTF||Beaudesert Beenleigh Road, Belivah||11563|
|14 September 2020||Burnt out Hyundai Tucson wagon||830ZQY||Bush Tucker Road, Berrinba||11566|
|14 September 2020||Blue Hyundai Getz||545ZCQ||Sunstone Court, Logan Reserve||11565|
|14 September 2020||Black Mazda 323||198ZHP||Tanah Merah Avenue, Tanah Merah||11564|
Impounded vehicle auction
The last impounded vehicle auction was held on Wednesday 5 August 2020. As soon as a new date for the next auction has been set, we will update the information on this page.
Purchasers must make arrangements to legally tow or transport vehicles from Council’s Depot. For safety reasons, the buyer of an unregistered vehicle(s) must arrange for a licensed tow truck (tray back) to transport the vehicle from Council's impounded vehicle holding yard. The use of car trailers is not permitted.
Council reserves the right to withdraw any vehicle from an advertised auction without prior notice.
Enclosed footwear must be worn. Children must be supervised by an adult. Animals, smoking and alcohol are not permitted in Depot grounds. Access is via Plantation Rd and on-street parking is required.
This auction is in accordance with Council's Local Law No. 2 (Administration) 2010.
For more information please call us on 07 3412 3412 or email us at email@example.com.