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 The details of these articles or vehicles will not be published on Council's website.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
10 June 2002 Abbott Street, New Farm Holden Commodore 29 May 2020 290542
5 February 2020 Agnes Street, Wynnum Toyota Echo 28 January 2020 283071
24 June 2020 Ann Street, Brisbane Ford Falcon 18 May 2020 294452
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
19 November 2019 Ashbolt Street, Wooloowin Honda CRV  6 April 2019 258576
12 February 2020 Bagnall Street, Ellen Grove Mazda CX9 28 November 2017 214793
26 November 2019 Birdwood Terrace, Toowong Mazda 6 sedan 20 September 2019 272741
3 June 2020 Blackburn Street, Moorooka Alfa Romeo 156 22 May 2020 291069
25 March 2020 Borrows Street, Virginia Toyota Echo 5 February 2020 282165
17 June 2020 Brasted Street, Taringa Mazda Protege 12 June 2020 291853
26 November 2019 Brighton Road, Highgate Hill Honda Civic 31 October 2019 275814
27 May 2020 Brook Street, Everton Park Holden Commodore 20 May 2020 292292
1 July 2020 Browning Street, South Brisbane Toyota Yaris 22 June 2020 280881
22 April 2020 Buckhingham Place, Eight Mile Plains BMW 318i 16 March 2020 284185
22 April 2020 Burkedin Drive, Sinnamon Park Honda Accord 13 March 2020 286795
24 June 2020 Caladium Street, Wakerley Nissan Pulsar 18 June 2020 293009
19 November 2019 Cairns Street, Kangaroo Point Toyota Corolla 24 May 2019 262224
8 April 2020 Charolais Crescent, Upper Kedron Mazda BT 50 3 April 2020 285262
3 June 2020 Churchill Street, Woolloongabba Toyota Yaris 25 May 2020 280960
6 May 2020 Creek Road, Carina Heights Toyota Corolla 24 April 2020 289049
26 November 2019 Daw Road, Salisbury Honda Civic 19 November 2019 278212
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 July 2020 Fairlawn Street, Nathan Daihatsu Applause 22 June 2020 292647
17 June 2020 Florence Street, Wynnum Renault Megane 12 June 2020 290819
1 April 2020 Gainsborough Street, Moorooka Holden Commodore 16 March 2020 267281
26 November 2019 Gladys Street, Stones Corner Nissan X-Trail 30 August 2019 268834
24 June 2020 Glenora Street, Wynnum  Mercedes-Benz MB140 18 June 2020 282259
27 November 2019 Groth Road, Boondall BMW 320i 12 June 2019 231986
3 June 2020 Handy Street, Paddington Ford Explorer UN 25 May 2020 287780
19 November 2019 Harries Road, Coorparoo Subaru Impreza 14 June 2019 207890
27 May 2020 Helles Street, Moorooka Mitsubishi Express 18 May 2020 290368
27 May 2020 Hertford Street, Upper Mount Gravatt Mazda 121 20 May 2020 288405
19 November 2019 Holmes Street, Moorooka  BMW 330CI 22 July 2019 268897
19 November 2019 Kimberley Street, Darra BMW 318i 8 July 2019 268733
27 May 2020 Kurago Street, Chermside West Holden Statesman 18 May 2020 289048
13 May 2020 Lamington Avenue, Ascot Toyota Corolla 5 May 2020 288777
10 June 2020 Landscape Street, Stafford Heights Ford Falcon 3 June 2020 291749
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
1 July 2020 Luxworth Street, Moorooka Mitsubishi Express 23 June 2020 292088
5 February 2020 Macquarie Street, Teneriffe Holden Commodore 9 July 2018 236068
24 June 2020 Manly Road, Manly West Advertising sign trailer 12 June 2020 294065
8 April 2020 Manubar Place, Chapel Hill Peugeot 307 2 April 2020 288253
8 April 2020 McKenchine Drive, Eight Mile Plains Honda Civic 3 April 2020 283977
24 June 2020 Meadow Avenue, Coopers Plains Holden Commodore 16 June 2020 291281
22 January 2020 Melina Street, Salisbury Honda CRV 15 January 2020 280503
5 February 2020 Mellifont Street, Banyo Holden Barina 3 May 2018 234187
27 May 2020 Mellifont Street, Banyo Mustang boat and Mayfair Marine Redico trailer 20 May 2020 287928
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
12 December 2019 Noble Street, Clayfield Mazda CX7 19 November 2019 276994
29 January 2020 Northmore Street, Mitchelton Mitsubishi Lancer 11 January 2020 281809
27 May 2020 Plaza Street, Wynnum West Boat trailer 18 May 2020 290791
24 June 2020 Porteus Drive, Seven Hills Honda Accord 18 June 2020 292768
17 June 2020 Rogers Street, West End Toyota Camry 10 June 2020 284713
12 December 2019 Rosedale Street, Coopers Plains Mitsubishi Lancer 6 December 2019 279996
3 June 2020 Rosling Street, Moorooka Mercedes-Benz 27 May 2020 290674
15 January 2020 Sandy Camp Road, Lytton Holden Cruise 9 January 2020 280710
3 June 2020 Scenic Road and Gem Road, Kenmore Mitsubishi Canter 25 May 2020 290956
6 December 2019 Strathdale Street, Aspley Nissan Navara utility 8 November 2019 211915
5 February 2020 Third Avenue, Sandgate Mercedes-Benz Vito 19 June 2017 128310
6 December 2019 Thurlow Street, Newmarket Mitsubishi Triton 3 July 2019 267056
6 January 2020 Unwin Street, Moorooka Ford Ranger 20 December 2019 279713
3 June 2020 Valhalla Street, Sunnybank Mazda 3 28 May 2020 291041
5 February 2020 Ventura Street, Upper Mount Gravatt Mitsubishi Lancer 29 January 2020 282383
17 June 2020 Victoria Terrace, Annerley Holden Commodore 10 June 2020 279852
8 April 2020 Victory Street, Zillmere Honda Civic 23 March 2020 287651
10 June 2020 Wandella Street, Chapel Hill  Holden Barina 4 June 2020 290149
8 April 2020 Wilkie Street, Yeerongpilly Mitsubishi Lancer 23 March 2020 287862
6 January 2020 York Parade, Spring Hill Holden Commodore 23 December 2019 280740
27 May 2020 Yorreell Street, Algester Honda Jazz 20 May 2020 283506

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 8 July 2020.

The vehicles in this table will go to auction on 8 July 2020
Date advertised for auction Confiscation location Description of article or vehicle Date confiscated Council reference number
10 June 2020 Abbeyfeale Street, Tingalpa Mazda 3 30 April 2020 288490
10 June 2020 Hindes Street, Lota Peugeot 206 1 May 2020 284411
10 June 2020 Legeyt Street, Windsor Mazda Tribute 5 May 2020 288505
10 June 2020 Victoria Terrace, Bowen Hills Mitsubishi Magna 5 May 2020 288882

The vehicles in the table below will go to auction on 22 July 2020.

The vehicles in this table will go to auction on 22 July 2020
Date advertised for auction Confiscation location Description of article or vehicle Date confiscated Council reference number
24 June 2020 Bowen Terrace, New Farm Mitsubishi Lancer 13 May 2020 225481
24 June 2020 Gaskell Street, Eight Mile Plains Citreon C4 11 May 2020 289994
24 June 2020 Hilda Street, Hamilton Honda CRV 4 February 2016 168601
24 June 2020 Macquarie Street, St Lucia Mercedes-Benz C180 30 April 2020 287076
24 June 2020 Mt Gravatt- Capalaba Road, Burbank Ford Focus 12 May 2020 290653
24 June 2020 Railway Street, Alderley Holden Astra TS 11 May 2020 285207
24 June 2020 Resource Street, Parkinson Ford Festiva 11 May 2020 290429
24 June 2020 Rode Road, Wavell Heights Trailer 7 February 2020 283616
24 June 2020 Zillmere Road, Zillmere Nissan Pulsar 11 May 2020 289860
Last updated:1 July 2020