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 The details of these articles or vehicles will not be published on Council's website.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 April 2020 Abbotsford Road, Bowen Hills Nissan Pulsar 24 March 2020 286455
5 February 2020 Agnes Street, Wynnum Toyota Echo 28 January 2020 283071
25 March 2020 Alice Street, Kedron Toyota Corolla 7 February 2020 283457
26 November 2019 Archerfield Street, Richlands Nissan X-Trail 2 September 2019 272355
29 January 2020 Arnold Road, Northgate Nissan X-Trail 11 January 2020 281727
1 April 2020 Arnott Street, Kedron Hyundai Getz 24 March 2020 287298
19 November 2019 Ashbolt Street, Wooloowin Honda CRV  6 April 2019 258576
5 February 2020 Bagnall Street, Ellen Grove Holden Captiva 13 December 2017 220213
12 February 2020 Bagnall Street, Ellen Grove Mazda CX9 28 November 2017 214793
6 January 2020 Baines Street, Kangaroo Point Toyota Corolla  20 December 2019 234683
5 February 2020 Bell Street, Kangaroo Point Audi A4 28 January 2020 284345
26 November 2019 Birdwood Terrace, Toowong Mazda 6 sedan 20 September 2019 272741
25 March 2020 Borrows Street, Virginia Toyota Echo 5 February 2020 282165
25 March 2020 Brookes Street, Fortitude Valley Mazda 626 16 March 2020 286204
26 November 2019 Brighton Road, Highgate Hill Honda Civic 31 October 2019 275814
12 February 2020 Buckle Street, Northgate Holden Commodore 7 February 2020 258552
19 November 2019 Cairns Street, Kangaroo Point Toyota Corolla 24 May 2019 262224
11 March 2020 Cairns Street, Eat Brisbane Hyundai Sonata 30 May 2018 195927
25 March 2020 Cambridge Street, Rocklea Mercedes-Benz Atego 16 March 2020 284224
25 March 2020 Cocoparra Place, Fitzgibbon Kawasaki Ninja 21 March 2020 285488
11 March 2020 Constance Street, Fortitude Valley Ford Fairlaine 26 February 2020 286453
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
12 February 2020 Donald Street, Camp Hill Ford Falcon 3 November 2017 218118
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
12 February 2020 Ellen Street, Moorooka Toyota Camry 20 April 2018 208382
1 April 2020 Gainsborough Street, Moorooka Holden Commodore 16 March 2020 267281
25 March 2020 Giles Street, Stafford Heights Suzuki Swift 16 March 2020 283602
26 November 2019 Gladys Street, Stones Corner Nissan X-Trail 30 August 2019 268834
19 February 2020 Glenora Street, Wynnum Boat/trailer 6 February 2020 282460
18 March 2020 Grand Avenue, Forest Lake Mazda 3 10 March 2020 276706
27 November 2019 Groth Road, Boondall BMW 320i 12 June 2019 231986
5 February 2020 Groth Road, Boondall Mitsubishi Outlander 23 January 2020 282307
19 November 2019 Harries Road, Coorparoo Subaru Impreza 14 June 2019 207890
1 April 2020 Hellawell Road, Sunnybank ills Subaru Liberty 23 March 2020 284124
29 January 2020 Hilda Street, Hamilton Honda CRV 4 February 2016 168601
19 November 2019 Holmes Street, Moorooka  BMW 330CI 22 July 2019 268897
19 November 2019 Kimberley Street, Darra BMW 318i 8 July 2019 268733
5 February 2020 Leamington Street, Woolloongabba Honda Accord 28 November 2017 215493
12 February 2020 Logan Road, Eight Mile Plains Hino Ranger truck 4 February 2020 284087
5 February 2020 Longueval Street, Moorooka Nissan Patrol 25 January 2019 254388
5 February 2020 Macquarie Street, Teneriffe Holden Commodore 9 July 2018 236068
22 January 2020 Melina Street, Salisbury Honda CRV 15 January 2020 280503
5 February 2020 Mellifont Street, Banyo Holden Barina 3 May 2018 234187
29 January 2020 Melrose Place, Ferny Grove Honda Jazz 11 January 2020 246707
6 December 2019 Morshead Street, Moorooka Volkswagen Crafter 12 September 2019 271100
18 March 2020 Napier Street, Ascot Toyota Yaris 6 March 2020 284573
22 January 2020 Nieppe Street, Kedron Toyota Landcruiser 16 January 2020 278127
12 December 2019 Noble Street, Clayfield Mazda CX7 19 November 2019 276994
29 January 2020 Northmore Street, Mitchelton Mitsubishi Lancer 11 January 2020 281809
18 March 2020 Petrel Street, Inala Mazda 3 6 March 2020 286008
1 April 2020 Prospect Terrace, Red Hill Hyundai Elantra 24 March 2020 284507
29 January 2020 Reinhold Crescent, Chermside Mitsubishi Mirage 2 January 2020 282285
19 February 2020 Rode Road, Wavell Heights Trailer 7 February 2020 283616
12 December 2019 Rosedale Street, Coopers Plains Mitsubishi Lancer 6 December 2019 279996
15 January 2020 Sandy Camp Road, Lytton Holden Cruise 9 January 2020 280710
19 February 2020 Seeney Street, Zillmere Trailer 7 February 2020 283764
18 March 2020 Seeney Street, Zillmere Mitsubishi Lancer 7 February 2020 282557
8 November 2019 Sir Samuel Griffith Drive, Toowong Hyundai iLoad 30 August 2019 270659
19 February 2020 Standish Street, Salisbury Nissan Pulsar 7 February 20202 283032
5 February 2020 Station Road, Yeerongpilly Mitsubishi Triton 7 September 2017 209877
6 December 2019 Strathdale Street, Aspley Nissan Navara utility 8 November 2019 211915
19 February 2020 Third Avenue, Sandgate Mercedes-Benz Vito 19 July 2017 128310
25 March 2020 Thistle Street, Lutwyche Ford Falcon 21 March 2020 249915
6 December 2019 Thomas Street, Greenslopes Mitsubishi Magna  26 November 2019 275497
6 December 2019 Thurlow Street, Newmarket Mitsubishi Triton 3 July 2019 267056
6 January 2020 Unwin Street, Moorooka Ford Ranger 20 December 2019 279713
29 January 2020 Unwin Street, Moorooka Volkswagen Golf 17 January 2020 279884
5 February 2020 Ventura Street, Upper Mount Gravatt Mitsubishi Lancer 29 January 2020 282383
12 December 2019 Westbrooke Street, Mount Gravatt East Nissan Navara 4 December 2019 279555
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.

The next auction is on 1 April 2020.

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

This table includes vehicle auction information for 1 April 2020

Date advertised for auction Confiscation location Description of article or vehicle Date confiscated Council reference number
11 March 2020 Adelaide Street, Brisbane City Mitsubishi Magna 17 January 2020 283804
19 February 2020 Ann Street, Brisbane City Mazda 323 3 January 2020 282962
19 February 2020 Baroda Street, Coopers Plains Holden Commodore 13 January 2020 280916
11 March 2020 Bay Terrace, Wynnum Holden SV6 18 January 2019 252785
11 March 2020 Bishop Street, Kelvin Grove PT Cruiser 24 June 2019 264413
11 March 2020 Bryden Street, Windsor Ford Focus 6 March 2019 255125
11 March 2020 Cambridge Crescent, Fitzgibbon Ford Courier 31 January 2020 283362
11 March 2020 Chaucer Street, Moorooka Ford Territory 18 November 2019 277062
3 March 2020 Clemesha Street, Keperra Mitsubishi Lancer 26 July 2019 200565
11 March 2020 Cropthorne Street, Tarragindi Ford Focus 11 December 2019 280159
11 March 2020 Cullen Street, Windsor Ford XR6 6 August 2019 269748
22 January 2020 Eagle Terrace, Auchenflower Mitsubishi Lancer 16 October 2019 275360
11 March 2020 Ellison Road, Aspley Volkswagen Passt  11 January 2020 281321
11 March 2020 Esplanade, Yeronga Toyota Town Ace 11 January 2020 282658
19 February 2020 Gaza Road (near Dakara Street), Holland Park West Mitsubishi Challenger 13 September 2019 274794
11 March 2020 George Street, Brisbane City Holden Astra 25 September 2018 254820
19 February 2020 Gymea Street, The Gap Kia Rio 6 August 2019 269007
11 March 2020 Kholo Road, Kholo Holden Commodore 28 November 2019 280790
11 March 2020 Macnee Street, McDowall Rucon trailer 1 July 2019 263357
11 March 2020 Mellifont Street, Banyo Renault Megane 20 December 2019 279759
11 March 2020 Merthyr Road/Raff Lane, New Farm Ford Laser 8 January 2020 283315
3 March 2020 Mondarda Street, Runcorn Mitsubishi 380 12 November 2019 278723
3 March 2020 Mullens Street, Hamilton Mazda 6 24 September 2019 271430
11 March 2020 Nathan Terrace, Yeerongpilly Daewoo Lanos 19 December 2019 282182
19 February 2020 Nelson Street, Coorparoo Toyota Landcruiser 22 October 2018 247042
19 February 2020 O'Doherty Circuit, Nudgee Nissan Pathfinder 23 December 2019 277374
5 February 2020 Oliver Street, Wooloowin Mitsubishi Express 5 November 2019 272287
11 March 2020 Oxford Terrace, Taringa Holden Commodore 24 January 2020 279908
3 March 2020 Peridot Street, Rochedale Mazda 121 8 February 2020 283177
11 March 2020 Reuben Street, Stafford Ford Falcon 10 December 2019 276824
19 February 2020 Rosebank Square, Salisbury Suzuki Baleno 16 January 2020 278576
11 March 2020 Rosedale Street, Coopers Plains Holden Astra 6 December 2019 279997
3 March 2020 Sanflex Street, Darra Ssangyong Korando 17 April 2019 257394
6 December 2019 St Catherines Terrace, Wynnum Nissan Navara utility 16 October 2019 275387
19 February 2020 Swan Terrace, Windsor Holden Vectra 11 November 2019 276478
19 February 2020 Trevi Street, Jindalee Holden Commodore 9 December 2019 278555
11 March 2020 Venning Street, Everton Park Land Rover Range Rover 9 January 2020 281575
11 March 2020 William Street, Brisbane City Piaggo Fly 125 19 January 2020 283046
3 March 2020 Wilruna Street, Wacol Ford Fiesta 1 May 2019 261856
11 March 2020 Wimbledon Circuit, Carseldine Mitsubishi Mirage 25 September 2019 264416
5 February 2020 Wolseley Street, Woolloongabba Ford Focus 19 November 2019 278870
11 March 2020 Wyandra Street, Teneriffe Hyundai Lantra 19 December 2019 280000
19 February 2020 Wynnum Road, Norman Park Nissan Pulsar 3 January 2020 283009

The vehicles in the table below will go to auction on 15 April 2020.

This table includes vehicles to go to auction on 15 April 2020.
Date advertised for auction Confiscation location Description of article or vehicle Date confiscated Council reference number
25 March 2020 Equity Street, Annerley Ford Falcon 23 January 2020 282758
25 March 2020 Gowrie Street, Annerley Holden Commodore 4 January 2019 252218
25 March 2020 Picot Street, Kelvin Grove Mazda 323 28 January 2020 281331
25 March 2020 Weston Street, Coorparoo Ford Falcon BA 13 November 2019 277433
Last updated:31 March 2020