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 The details of these articles or vehicles will not be published on Council's website.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
13 January 2021 Oxley Road, Chelmer Jeep Wrangler 9 December 2020 305350
13 January 2021 Creek Road, Mansfield Honda Civic 11 December 2020 305582
13 January 2021 Amberjack Street, Manly West Toyota Camry 11 December 2020 305811
13 January 2021 Crump Street, Holland Park West Holden Rodeo 9 December 2020 305537
13 January 2021 Suffolk Street, Wishart Jeep Compass 11 December 2020 304058
13 January 2021 Stanley Terrace, Wynnum Alfa Romeo 147 11 December 2020 305348
13 January 2021 Hellen Street, Bald Hills Mitsubishi Verada 16 December 2020 304333
13 January 2021 Musgrave Road, Red Hill Honda Legend 24 December 2020 307992
16 December 2020 London Street, Nundah Toyota Camry 8 December 2020 304017
16 December 2020 Raven Street, St Lucia Peugeot  407 2 December 2020 304584
16 December 2020 Withington Street, East Brisbane Toyota Aurion 7 December 2020 305902
9 December 2020 Orient Avenue, Pinkenba Subaru Forester 27 November 2020 303446
9 December 2020 Sage Street, Carina Hyundai Getz 27 November 2020 303384
9 December 2020 Lutwyche Road, Windsor Holden Commodore 2 December 2020 304435
9 December 2020 Saffron Street, Robertson Toyota Echo 3 December 2020 304338
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
17 November 2020 Laurie Street, Carina Heights BMW 323I  11 November 2020 303848
3 November 2020 Boundary Road, Ellen Grove Mitsubhishi Mirage 21 October 2020 303082
3 November 2020 Ibis Avenue, Deagon Toyota Hilux 22 October 2020 302009
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
9 September 2020 Clara Street, Camp Hill Ford Falcon 3 July 2020 293091
2 September 2020 Mulgowie Street, Sunnybank Toyota Camry 20 August 2020 297605
2 September 2020 Newnham Road, Mount Gravatt East Ford Falcon 20 August 2020 298303
2 September 2020 Malbon Street, Eight Mile Plains Hyundai IE35 21 August 2020 296614
26 August 2020 Genoa Street, Macgregor Peugeot 307 12 August 2020 295294
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
17 June 2020 Victoria Terrace, Annerley Holden Commodore 10 June 2020 279852
13 May 2020 Lamington Avenue, Ascot Toyota Corolla 5 May 2020 288777
8 April 2020 Charolais Crescent, Upper Kedron Mazda BT 50 3 April 2020 285262
12 February 2020 Bagnall Street, Ellen Grove Mazda CX9 28 November 2017 214793
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
12 February 2020 Logan Road, Eight Mile Plains Hino Ranger truck 4 February 2020 284087
5 February 2020 Macquarie Street, Teneriffe Holden Commodore 9 July 2018 236068
5 February 2020 Longueval Street, Moorooka Nissan Patrol 25 January 2019 254388
5 February 2020 Mellifont Street, Banyo Holden Barina 3 May 2018 234187
15 January 2020 Dwyer Street, Nundah Subaru Forester 7 January 2020 281705
6 January 2020 York Parade, Spring Hill Holden Commodore 23 December 2019 280740
6 December 2019 Morshead Street, Moorooka Volkswagen Crafter 12 September 2019 271100
6 December 2019 Strathdale Street, Aspley Nissan Navara utility 8 November 2019 211915

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 17 February 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
13 January 2021 Isaac Street, Milton Subaru Forester 9 October 2020 294022
13 January 2021 Kellett Street, Auchenflower Honda VTR250 20 November 2020 304213
13 January 2021 Slobodian Avenue, Eight Mile Plains Toyota Avalon 19 November 2020 283343
13 January 2021 MacArthur Avenue, Hamilton Toyota Echo 25 November 2020 303841
13 January 2021 Gatton Street, Mount Gravatt East Mitsubishi Delica 10 September 2020 277550
13 January 2021 Marigold Street, Hemmant Ford Falcon 9 November 2020 303019
13 January 2021 Bates Court, East Brisbane Ford Focus 28 October 2020 303582
13 January 2021 Boundary Street, Spring Hill Holden Commodore 3 November 2020 301311
13 January 2021 Gaunt Street / Abuklea Street West, Newmarket Holden Commodore 13 October 2020 293595
13 January 2021 Kingsholme Street, Teneriffe Nissan X-Trail 18 November 2020 302674
13 January 2021 Egret Place, Taigum Honda CBR250R 26 October 2020 303413
13 January 2021 Emeline Street, Kelvin Grove Envygo Scooter 11 November 2020 300561
13 January 2021 Ruocco Street, Bracken Ridge Hyundai Elantra 23 October 2020 302404
13 January 2021 South Pine Road, Enoggera Mercedes-Benz 29 October 2020 302810
16 December 2020 Brookfield Road, Kedron Toyota Corolla 24 September 2020 297981
16 December 2020 Hants Street, Hamilton Hyundai Elantra 30 September 2020 301234
16 December 2020 Ferguson Road, Norman Park Boat Trailer 23 October 2020 300085

The vehicles in the table below will go to auction in February 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
13 January 2021 Zillmere Road, Boondall Mazda 6 20 November 2020 304139
13 January 2021 Kingsmill Street, Chermside Mitsubishi Lancer 13 November 2020 303903
17 November 2020 South Pine Road, Enoggera Nissan Pulsar 13 October 2020 297997
17 November 2020 Haig Street, Gordon Park Subaru Impreza 14 October 2020 276619

 

Last updated: 13 January 2021