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 The details of these articles or vehicles will not be published on Council's website.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
1 November 2019 Allingham Street, Kuraby Iveco truck 18 October 2019 271531
8 November 2019 Allingham Street, Kuraby Mitsubishi FE Series 14 October 2019 270133
22 January 2020 Alpha Street, Taringa Holden Commodore 10 July 2019 263983
15 January 2020 Ann Street, Brisbane City Mazda 323 3 January 2020 282962
26 November 2019 Archerfield Street, Richlands Nissan X-Trail 2 September 2019 272355
19 November 2019 Ashbolt Street, Wooloowin Honda CRV  6 April 2019 258576
6 January 2020 Baines Street, Kangaroo Point Toyota Corolla  20 December 2019 234683
15 January 2020 Baroda Street, Coopers Plains Holden Commodore 13 January 2020 280916
26 November 2019 Birdwood Terrace, Toowong Mazda 6 sedan 20 September 2019 272741
26 November 2019 Brighton Road, Highgate Hill Honda Civic 31 October 2019 275814
19 November 2019 Cairns Street, Kangaroo Point Toyota Corolla 24 May 2019 262224
27 November 2019 Carindale Street, Carindale Homemade trailer 26 November 2019 280258
12 December 2019 Chaucer Street, Moorooka Ford Territory 18 November 2019 277062
15 January 2020 Chermside Street, Teneriffe Audi A1 X8 9 January 2020 280517
8 November 2019 Clemesha Street, Keperra Mitsubishi Lancer 26 July 2019 200565
8 November 2019 Cullen Street, Windsor Ford XR6 6 August 2019 269748
15 January 2020 Danebank Street, Boondall Hyundai Sonata 2 January 2020 281037
26 November 2019 Daw Road, Salisbury Honda Civic 19 November 2019 278212
12 December 2019 Dickenson Street, Carina Lexus IS250 28 November 2019 277271
15 January 2020 Dwyer Street, Nundah Subaru Forester 7 January 2020 281705
12 December 2019 Edgar Street, Windsor Toyota Corolla 27 November 2019 279568
26 November 2019 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane City Nissan Tilda 25 July 2019 270742
1 November 2019 Eliza Street, Clayfield Ford Transit  25 October 2019 276109
26 November 2019 Gladys Street, Stones Corner Nissan X-Trail 30 August 2019 268834
27 November 2019 Granard Road, Rocklea Homemade trailer 26 November 2019 280257
27 November 2019 Groth Road, Boondall BMW 320i 12 June 2019 231986
15 January 2020 Hamilton Road, Wavell Heights Honda Rebel 22 July 2019 268835
19 November 2019 Harries Road, Coorparoo Subaru Impreza 14 June 2019 207890
19 November 2019 Holmes Street, Moorooka  BMW 330CI 22 July 2019 268897
1 November 2019 Hoolan Street, Stafford Honda CRV  16 October 2019 275473
19 November 2019 Kimberley Street, Darra BMW 318i 8 July 2019 268733
22 January 2020 Lawley Street, Kedron Vespa scooter 12 December 2019 279944
1 November 2019 Lexus Street, Runcorn Toyota Camry  16 September 2019 270334
22 January 2020 Melina Street, Salisbury Honda CRV 15 January 2020 280503
27 November 2019 Miles Platting Road, Rochedale Homemade trailer 26 November 2019 280256
22 November 2019 Mondarda Street, Runcorn Mitsubishi 380 12 November 2019 278723
15 November 2019 Moray Street, New Farm Hyundai Coupe 18 June 2019 263380
6 December 2019 Morshead Street, Moorooka Volkswagen Crafter 12 September 2019 271100
1 November 2019 Mullens Street, Hamilton Mazda 6 24 September 2019 271430
22 January 2020 Murarrie Road, Murarrie  Holden Commodore 13 January 2020 280518
19 December 2019 Nathan Terrace, Yeerongpilly Daewoo Lanos 19 December 2019 282182
1 November 2019 Nelson Street, Coorparoo Toyota Landcruiser 22 October 2019 247042
22 January 2020 Nieppe Street, Kedron Toyota Landcruiser 16 January 2020 278127
12 December 2019 Noble Street, Clayfield Mazda CX7 19 November 2019 276994
6 January 2020 O'Doherty Circuit, Nudgee Nissan Pathfinder 23 December 2019 277374
22 November 2019 Oliver Street, Wooloowin Mitsubishi Express 5 November 2019 272287
19 December 2019 Reuben Street, Stafford Ford Falcon 10 December 2019 276824
1 November 2019 Robert Street, Spring Hill Subaru Outback 20 September 2019 275546
22 January 2020 Rosebank Square, Salisbury Suzuki Baleno 16 January 2020 278576
12 December 2019 Rosedale Street, Coopers Plains Mitsubishi Lancer 6 December 2019 279996
19 December 2019 Rosedale Street, Coopers Plains Holden Astra 6 December 2019 279997
6 December 2019 Sandgate Road, Boondall Home-made trailer 28 November 2019 280780
15 January 2020 Sandy Camp Road, Lytton Holden Cruise 9 January 2020 280710
8 November 2019 Sir Samuel Griffith Drive, Toowong Hyundai iLoad 30 August 2019 270659
8 November 2019 Stanley Terrace, Brighton Toyota Camry 8 July 2019 266434
6 December 2019 Strathdale Street, Aspley Nissan Navara utility 8 November 2019 211915
15 November 2019 Swan Terrace, Windsor Holden Vectra 11 November 2019 276478
6 December 2019 Thomas Street, Greenslopes Mitsubishi Magna  26 November 2019 275497
8 November 2019 Tingal Road, Wynnum Audi A4 2 September 2019 271251
6 December 2019 Thurlow Street, Newmarket Mitsubishi Triton 3 July 2019 267056
22 January 2020 Trevi Street, Jindalee Holden Commodore 9 December 2019 278555
6 January 2020 Unwin Street, Moorooka Ford Ranger 20 December 2019 279713
15 January 2020 Venning Street, Everton Park Land Rover Range Rover 9 January 2020 281575
12 December 2019 Westbrooke Street, Mount Gravatt East Nissan Navara 4 December 2019 279555
22 November 2019 Weston Street, Coorparoo Ford Falcon BA 13 November 2019 277433
1 November 2019 Wimbeldon Circuit, Carseldine Mitsubishi Mirage 25 September 2019 264416
22 November 2019 Wolseley Street, Woolloongabba Ford Focus 19 November 2019 278870
6 January 2020 Wyandra Street, Teneriffe Hyundai Lantra 19 December 2019 280000
15 January 2020 Wynnum Road, Norman Park Nissan Pulsar 3 January 2020 283009
6 January 2020 York Parade, Spring Hill Holden Commodore 23 December 2019 280740
19 December 2019 York Street, Nundah Holden Barina 6 December 2019 281047

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. The next auction is scheduled for Wednesday 22 January 2020.

This table shows the disposal of confiscation information for the Council auction on Wednesday 22 January 2020.
Date advertised for auction Confiscation location Description of article or vehicle Date confiscated Council reference number
8 January 2020 Boyland Avenue, Coopers Plains Hyundai Getz 8 November 2019 277182
8 January 2020 Lamington Avenue, Lutwyche Mitsubishi Magna 28 November 2019 279513
6 December 2019 St Catherines Terrace, Wynnum Nissan Navara utility 16 October 2019 275387
8 January 2020 Strathairlie Square, Macgregor Toyota Camry 27 November 2019 278516

The next auction is scheduled for Wednesday 5 February 2020.

This table includes vehicle auction information for Wednesday 5 February 2020.
Date advertised for auction Confiscation location Description of article or vehicle Date confiscated Council reference number
22 January 2020 Accession Street, Bardon Mazda 3 26 November 2019 278731
22 January 2020 Ann Street, Brisbane City Holden Commodore 3 July 2019 269156
22 January 2020 Bald Hills Road, Bald Hills Ford Ecovan 5 December 2019 279438
22 January 2020 Bradman Street, Acacia Ridge Great Wall X240 7 December 2019 278028
22 January 2020 Caswell Street, East Brisbane Nissan Navara 25 November 2019 277494
22 January 2020 Crosby Road, Ascot Toyota Camry 9 June 2019 264942
22 January 2020 Eagle Terrace, Auchenflower Mitsubishi Lancer 16 October 2019 275360
22 January 2020 Edward Street, Brisbane City Honda HR-V 26 July 2019 270819
22 January 2020 Effingham Street, Tarragindi  Mitsubishi Colt 24 April 2019 262996
22 January 2020 Freney Street, Rocklea Mazda Astina 12 November 2019 278442
22 January 2020 Gartford Street, Robertson Ford Falcon 15 November 2019 276841
22 January 2020 Gaythorne Road, Gaythorne Mitsubishi Lancer 2 September 2019 270792
22 January 2020 Gaza Road (near Dakara Street), Holland Park West Mitsubishi Pajero 13 September 2019 274794
22 January 2020 Holmead Road, Eight Mile Plains Volkswagen Golf 3 July 2018 240083
22 January 2020 Jonquil Street, Inala  Nissan Pathfinder 15 November 2019 276919
22 January 2020 Lawley Street, Kedron Mazda Tribute 4 December 2019 279439
22 January 2020 Morley Street, Toowong Subaru Outback 28 November 2019 277644
22 January 2020 Mornington Street, Alderley Trailer 4 December 2019 280144
22 January 2020 Mullens Street, Hamilton Box trailer 20 September 2019 274180
22 January 2020 Oateson Skyline Drive, Seven Hills Mercedes-Benz 27 November 2019 278734
22 January 2020 Payne Street, Indooroopilly Holden Astra 29 November 2019 278742
22 January 2020 Ridley Road, Bridgeman Downs Ford Focus 12 December 2019 279156
22 January 2020 Rosewood Street, Bardon Chery J1 25 September 2019 272767
22 January 2020 Shrapnel Road, Cannon Hill Honda Civic 25 October 2019 236123
22 January 2020 Sixth Avenue, Kedron Hyundai Lantra 28 November 2019 278852
22 January 2020 Wool Street, Toowong Saab 900S 6 April 2019 256859
Last updated:22 January 2020