Removal, storage, sale or disposal of vehicles and articles from Council assets

Under the Public Land and Council Assets Local Law 2014 Council can confiscate articles and vehicles left on Council land and roads. Confiscated articles and vehicles are published on Council’s website which may be released or disposed.

Confiscated vehicles and articles

Where a vehicle or article is confiscated under the Public Land and Council Assets Local Law 2014, and the owner (or a person in charge) is present at the time of confiscation, the Council officer will issue a receipt to that person. The details of these articles or vehicles will not be published on Council's website.

The details of all other confiscated articles or vehicles (the Notice of Confiscation), will be published on Council's website. They will be listed as soon as practicable and displayed for at least 14 days. 

Table about confiscated article or vehicle, location, date and Council reference number
Date advertised Confiscation location Description of article or vehicle Date confiscated Council reference number
23 June 2021 Talwong Street, Manly West Ford Falcon 9 June 2021 317647
23 June 2021 Blinzinger Road, Banyo Toyota Corolla 10 June 2021 316447
23 June 2021 Illaweena Street, Drewvale Hyundai 15 June 2021 319477
23 June 2021 Selhurst Street, Coopers Plains Mazda 2 15 June 2021 320899
23 June 2021 Miles Street, Hawthonre Holden Rodeo 1 June 2021 317209
23 June 2021 Ditton Road, Sunnybank Hills Peugeot 308 15 June 2021 316139
23 June 2021 Amisfield Avenue, Nundah Honda Civic 15 June 2021 317770
23 June 2021 Cascade Drive, Forest Lake Honda CRV 16 June 2021 318516
23 June 2021 Hall Street, Alderley Nissan Pulsar 16 June 2021 322089
23 June 2021 Jennifer Street, Seventeen Mile Rocks Hyundai 17 June 2021 318687
23 June 2021 Evander Street, Sunnybank Hills Holden Commodore 14 June 2021 315592
16 June 2021 Rathdonnell Street, Auchenflower Toyota Corolla 3 June 2021 316783
9 June 2021 Wynnum Road, Hawthorne Kia Carnival 1 June 2021 317474
9 June 2021 Speiliberg Street, McDowall Hyundai Elantra 1 June 2021 315930
9 June 2021 Genoa Street, Macgregor Toyota Corolla 2 June 2021 318022
9 June 2021 Madsen Street, Keppera Ford Falcon  3 June 2021 319044
9 June 2021 Mount Coot-tha Road, Toowong Mitsubishi Lancer 6 June 2021 318557
9 June 2021 Samara Street, Sunnybank Jeep Cherokee  2 June 2021 316314
9 June 2021 Banfield Street, Chermside Holden Commodore 7 June 2021 320761
9 June 2021 Bellevue Parade, Lota Mercedes-Benz Sprinter 3 June 2021 317200
9 June 2021 Lakefield Place, Runcorn Honda CRV 3 June 2021 315916
2 June 2021 Richland Avenue, Coopers Plains Holden Rodeo 19 May 2021 317883
2 June 2021 Peterson Street, Wynnum Honda Prelude 20 May 2021 316776
2 June 2021 Mt Gravatt - Capalaba Road, Chandler Box Trailer 24 May 2021 319834
26 May 2021 Meadow Street, Eight Mile Plains Mazda BT50 14 May 2021 316032
19 May 2021 Delph Street, Coopers Plains Toyota Hiace  14 May 2021 317150
12 May 2021 Dover/Coventry Street, Hawthorne Honda Jazz 29 April 2021 314995
12 May 2021 Gumtree Street, Runcorn Honda Civic 6 May 2021 314357
28 April 2021 Meadow Avenue, Coopers Plains Mitsubishi Outlander 16 April 2021 315780
21 April 2021 Archer Street, Toowong Audi A5 12 April 2021 288848
14 April 2021 Cambridge Street, Red Hill Suzuki Alto 24 March 2021 295977
14 April 2021 Bouchard Street, Chermside Mitsubishi Magna 30 March 2021 311900
14 April 2021 Waterworks Road, The Gap Ford Econovan 8 April 2021 313387
31 March 2021 Spring Hill Mitsubishi Lancer 2 January 2019 314742
31 March 2021 Dudley Street, Annerley BMW M235i 23 March 2021 306928
31 March 2021 Cowlishaw Street, Bowen Hills Ford Mondeo 24 March 2021 310833
10 March 2021 Petrie Terrace, Petrie Terrace Ford Falcon 26 February 2021 312468
3 March 2021 Dibar Street, Wynnum Ssangyong Actyon 26 February 2021 308896
15 February 2021 Monmouth Street, Morningside Mitsubishi Lancer 29 January 2021 308305
3 February 2021 Allamanda Street, Runcorn Mazda CX9 18 January 2021 305846
13 January 2021 Musgrave Road, Red Hill Honda Legend 24 December 2020 307992
2 December 2020 Jones Road, Carina Heights Mercedes-Benz Vito 27 November 2020 302605
17 November 2020 Nineteenth Avenue, Brighton Nissan Pulsar 12 November 2020 296256
3 November 2020 Meadow Avenue, Coopers Plains Toyota Landcruiser 28 October 2020 303062
14 October 2020 Ada Street, Coopers Plains Hyundai Sonata 24 September 2020 300240
7 October 2020 Bivouac Place, Wacol Freighter ST3 2 October 2020 300229
2 September 2020 Mulgowie Street, Sunnybank Toyota Camry 20 August 2020 297605
19 August 2020 Strathfield Street, Tarragindi Jeep Cherokee 6 August 2020 295831
12 August 2020 Everett Street, Upper Mount Gravatt Suzuki Alto 5 August 2020 283588
5 August 2020 Gowrie Street, Annerley BMW 320i 27 July 2020 293685
22 July 2020 Quarry Street, Spring Hill Holden Commodore 7 July 2020 293016
8 April 2020 Charolais Crescent, Upper Kedron Mazda BT 50 3 April 2020 285262
12 February 2020 Donald Street, Camp Hill Ford Falcon 3 November 2017 218118
12 February 2020 Ellen Street, Moorooka Toyota Camry 20 April 2018 208382
5 February 2020 Macquarie Street, Teneriffe Holden Commodore 9 July 2018 236068
5 February 2020 Mellifont Street, Banyo Holden Barina 3 May 2018 234187
6 January 2020 York Parade, Spring Hill Holden Commodore 23 December 2019 280740

Release of confiscated articles

If you are the person claiming a right to possession of a confiscated article or vehicle, you must be able to meet a number of requirements:

  • provide proof of ownership or right to possession to Council’s satisfaction
  • provide photographic identification
  • pay the application release fee.

Once a person has claimed a right to possession, they have up to 28 days to satisfy these requirements and collect the article or vehicle. To claim a confiscated article or vehicle, phone Council on 07 3403 8888 and quote the Council reference number provided on the receipt or within the Notice of Confiscation.

Disposal of confiscated articles and vehicles

All confiscated articles that are not claimed within 14 days or claimed items where the claiming requirements have not been met within 28 days, will be offered for sale in accordance with the Public Land and Council Assets Local Law 2014. If there is no purchaser for a confiscated article offered for sale, Council will dispose the article in accordance with the Public Land and Council Assets Local Law 2014.

Auction of confiscated articles and vehicles

Confiscated vehicles are auctioned at Manheim, 110 Lamington Avenue, Eagle Farm.

For information on future auctions, view the Manheim Auctions website.

The vehicles in the table below will go to auction on 23 June 2021.

Table about confiscated article or vehicle, location, date and Council reference number
Date advertised for auction Confiscation location Description of article or vehicle Date confiscated Council reference number
2 June 2021 Gallway Street, Windsor Toyota Tarago 21 April 2021 306713
2 June 2021 Clyde Road, Herston Ford Falcon 21 April 2021 310118
2 June 2021 Peel Street, South Brisbane Mazda 3 21 April 2021 317010
2 June 2021 Stevens Street, Yeronga Subaru Liberty 23 April 2021 310637
2 June 2021 Ernest Street, Manly Nissan X-Trail 22 April 2021 314042
2 June 2021 Pinjarra Road, Pinjarra Hills Mitsubishi Lancer 22 April 2021 311122
2 June 2021 Ermelo Road, Belmont Holden Commodore 27 April 2021 316441
26 May 2021 Shamrock Road, Darra Audi A3 5 January 2021 295482
26 May 2021 Gray Road, West End Ford Falcon 8 April 2021 312409
26 May 2021 Preston Road, Wynnum West Holden Astra 31 March 2021 296833
19 May 2021 Brunswick Street, New Farm Ford Falcon 13 April 2021 301412
19 May 2021 Paradise Street, Highgate Hill Honda Jazz 12 April 2021 314596
12 May 2021 Merivale Street, South Brisbane Mazda 3 24 March 2021 312842
12 May 2021 Walker Street, Windsor Ford Falcon 31 March 2021 311006
12 May 2021 Cavendish Road, Coorparoo Hyundai Getz 31 March 2021 310627

The vehicles in the table below will go to auction in June 2021. This auction is only for vehicles affected by the Takata airbags. For enquiries or more information, visit the Manheim Auctions website or phone 07 3868 9999.

Table about confiscated article or vehicle, location, date and Council reference number
Date advertised for auction Confiscation location Description of article or vehicle Date confiscated Council reference number
16 June 2021 Peacock Street, Doolandella BMW 330CI 9 April 2021 312176

The vehicles in the table below will go to auction on 7 July 2021.

Table about confiscated article or vehicle, location, date and Council reference number
Date advertised for auction Confiscation location Description of article or vehicle Date confiscated Council reference number
9 June 2021 Leichhardt Street, Spring Hill Holden Commodore 30 April 2021 314976
9 June 2021 Maudsley Street, Kedron Mitsubhishi Majna 6 May 2021 311204
9 June 2021 Marmion Parade, Taringa Hyundai Getz 6 May 2021 311988
9 June 2021 Valhalla Street, Sunnybank Hyundai Accent 29 April 2021 314761
9 June 2021 Beenleigh Road, Sunnybank Holden Commodore 29 April 2021 314136
9 June 2021 Churchill Street, Coorparoo Holden Astra 7 May 2021 315817
16 June 2021 Sobers Street, Upper Mount Gravatt Holden Cruze 11 May 2021 315560
16 June 2021 Ferndale Street, Annerley Land Rover Range Rover 11 May 2021 312766
16 June 2021 Grey Street, South Brisbane Toyota Corolla 10 May 2021 318854
16 June 2021 St Pauls/Phillips Street, Spring Hill Ford Festiva 11 May 2021 315953
16 June 2021 Stone Street, Stafford Toyota Hiace 20 April 2021 314474
16 June 2021 Montague Road, South Brisbane Hyundai Getz 12 May 2021 318912
16 June 2021 Elliott Street, Clayfield Mitsubishi Triton 13 May 2021 314749
16 June 2021 Pleshette Place, McDowall Ford Falcon 12 May 2021 302097
Last updated: 23 June 2021