Impounded vehicles

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

  1. 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)
  2. 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.
  3. 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.
  4. 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:

Date Impounded

Vehicle Description

Registration Number

Address Impounded 

CSIGR Number

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