Illegal and dangerous parking

Vehicle parked dangerously arcoss white lineParking rules and regulations are used throughout Brisbane to maintain the safety of all road users and pedestrians and also to ensure that street parking is available for all to use.

An illegally or dangerously parked vehicle, is any vehicle parked outside of Brisbane City Council's parking rules and regulations or any vehicle that maybe creating a public safety problem.

A vehicle that is parked illegally or dangerously can be issued with a parking fine or even towed.

To report an illegally parked or dangerously parked vehicle, contact Council.

If you think your vehicle has been towed, phone Council on 07 3403 8888.

Road camping

In Brisbane camping is only permitted in designated camp grounds. It is illegal to camp overnight on a road or park, this includes sleeping in your vehicle.

If you camp overnight on a road or park in Brisbane, you may be issued with a $550 on-the-spot fine.

For more information about where you can camp legally in Brisbane:

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