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 The details of these articles or vehicles will not be published on Council's website.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
20 October 2021 Richland Avenue Coopers Plains Ford Territory 8 October 2021 326810
20 October 2021 Macrossan Street Brisbane City Honda CR-V 8 October 2021 330689
20 October 2021 Stanton Road Tingalpa Ford Ranger 8 October 2021 320068
13 October 2021 Elgin Street Alderley Holden Astra 28 September 2021 327732
13 October 2021 Lennon Street Stafford Hyundai Excel 29 September 2021 329115
13 October 2021 Austral Avenue Graceville Holden Cruze 28 September 2021 326783
13 October 2021 Dennistoun Street Sunnybank Hills Toyota Camry 30 September 2021 327900
13 October 2021 Meadow Avenue Coopers Plains Holden Statesman 30 September 2021 329281
13 October 2021 Armada Place Banyo Holden Commodore 7 October 2021 330363
13 October 2021 Fifth Avenue Kedron Suzuki Swift 7 October 2021 328597
6 October 2021 Crosby Road Albion Holden Captiva 24 September 2021 325491
6 October 2021 Grace Street Nundah Toyota Camry 23 September 2021 326875
6 October 2021 Townsend Street Brighton Austrailer Trailer 24 September 2021 326778
6 October 2021 Meadow Avenue Coopers Plains Volkswagen Golf 24 September 2021 326847
6 October 2021 Meadow Avenue Coopers Plains Subaru Impreza 24 September 2021 329293
6 October 2021 Nutwood Street Sunnybank Hills Toyota Camry 28 September 2021 326275
29 September 2021 Kathleen Street Richlands Mazda B2600 15 September 2021 323445
29 September 2021 Jackson Street Hamilton Holden Commodore 22 September 2021 326094
29 September 2021 Collier Street Stafford Toyota Prius 22 September 2021 325855
22 September 2021 Spring Street West End Toyota Targo 14 September 2021 311401
22 September 2021 Kelvin Grove Road Kelvin Grove Toyota Hilux 15 September 2021 326907
15 September 2021 Axis Place Larapinta Volvo XC70 31 August 2021 325028
15 September 2021 Mount Gravatt Road Upper Mount Gravatt Boat Trailer 2 September 2021 327216
15 September 2021 Mount Gravatt Road Upper Mount Gravatt Huntsman Boat 2 September 2021 327208
15 September 2021 Jackson Street Hamilton Subaru Impreza 8 September 2021 328370
15 September 2021 Thistle Street Lutwyche Kia Pregio 8 September 2021 325510
15 September 2021 Riley Street Calamvale Mazda 3 8 September 2021 325657
15 September 2021 Daisy Street Grange Mitsubishi Magna 8 September 2021 326994
15 September 2021 Townsend Street Brighton Absolute Box Trailers 7 September 2021 326316
15 September 2021 Haig Street Gordon Park Kia Rio 8 September 2021 326712
15 September 2021 Davidson Terrace Teneriffe Victoria Box Trailer 8 September 2021 319805
15 September 2021 Hyacinth Street Inala Toyota Camry 9 September 2021 326919
15 September 2021 Browning Street South Brisbane Holden Commodore 9 September 2021 326876
15 September 2021 Pearson/Rawlins Street Kangaroo Point Hyundai Getz 9 September 2021 324697
8 September 2021 Castor Road Wavel Heights Mitsubishi Lancer 27 August 2021 322645
8 September 2021 Buckley Drive Drewvale Mazda 6 31 August 2021 324714
8 September 2021 Wharf Street Spring Hill Sang Young Industrie 31 August 2021 324959
8 September 2021 Guide Street Jamboree Heights Honda Prelude 1 September 2021 323611
1 September 2021 Constance Street Stones Corner Holden Cruze 23 August 2021 322966
1 September 2021 Bancroft Street Kelvin Grove Skip Trailer 18 August 2021 322004
1 September 2021 Chaucer Street Moorooka Mitsubishi Triton 23 August 2021 321002
1 September 2021 Brunswick Street New Farm Holden Commodore 26 August 2021 306152
25 August 2021 Messara Circuit Durack Toyota Camry 19 August 2021 322984
19 May 2021 Delph Street Coopers Plains Toyota Hiace  14 May 2021 317150
14 April 2021 Waterworks Road The Gap Ford Econovan 8 April 2021 313387
13 January 2021 Musgrave Road Red Hill Honda Legend 24 December 2020 307992

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 27 October 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
6 October 2021 Trackson Street Alderley Ford Fiesta 18 August 2021 320706
6 October 2021 Dunmore Terrace Auchenflower Hyundai Getz 19 August 2021 320381
6 October 2021 Wilston Road Newmarket Holden Rodeo 19 August 2021 324319
6 October 2021 Bradman Street Sunnybank Hills Hyundai Sonata 3 August 2021 317829
6 October 2021 Alumuna Street Sunnybank Hills Citreon C4 31 August 2021 324409
6 October 2021 Elmes Road Rocklea Hyundai Terracan 31 August 2021 324000
6 October 2021 Parkhurst Avenue Herston Nissan Pulsar 31 August 2021 324225
6 October 2021 Jellicoe Street Coorparoo Mitsubishi Triton 31 August 2021 324763
6 October 2021 Cremin Street Upper Mount Gravatt Ford Territory 31 August 2021 281157
6 October 2021 Finnegan Street Hamilton Mistubishi Lancer 1 September 2021 323447
6 October 2021 Coleraine Street Ferny Grove Mazda 6 23 August 2021 323066
6 October 2021 Minden Street Sunnybank Hills Nissan Tilda 28 August 2021 324818
6 October 2021 Jessard Street Wynnum Holden Barina 12 July 2021 321544
15 September 2020 Gilchrist Avenue Herston Husqvarna TE449 20 July 2021  324484
15 September 2020 Colthouse Place Sinnamon Park Trailer 3 August 2021 323388
15 September 2020 Valmar Street Upper Mount Gravatt Inflatable Dinghy & Trailer 10 August 2021 324737
15 September 2020 Stackpole Street Wishart Boat Trailer 3 August 2021

323520

11 August 2021 York Parade Spring Hill Holden Commodore 23 December 2019 280740
11 August 2021 Ellen Street Moorooka Toyota Camry 20 April 2018  208382
11 August 2021 Quarry Street Spring Hill Holden Commodore 7 July 2020 293016
28 July 2021 Spring Hill Mitsubishi Lancer 2 January 2019 314742

The vehicles in the table below will go to auction in October 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
6 October 2021 Buckley Drive Drewvale Mazda 6 31 August 2021 324714
Last updated: 20 October 2021