We are responsible for their removal.
A vehicle can be reported as abandoned if:
We can investigate suspected abandoned vehicles and, if we find that a vehicle has been abandoned, remove and dispose of it.
BEFORE reporting a suspected abandoned vehicle please visit the DVLA website to check if the vehicle is taxed or has an MOT .
We are unable to deal with nuisance parking or vehicles that are just untaxed but have not been abandoned. Nuisance parking should be reported to your local police neighbourhood team by calling 101. Please report untaxed vehicles to the DVLA here .
Covid -19. Please think before you report! Is the vehicle there because a neighbour may be isolating or shielding? If this is the case the vehicle has not been abandoned.
You can report an abandoned vehicle by contacting the Waste Team (details are in the contacts section of this page).
When reporting a suspected abandoned vehicle please provide the following details:
If you would like to email us a photo, please send it to firstname.lastname@example.org
We will visit and inspect the vehicle as soon as possible. We will photograph the vehicle when we inspect it for evidence.
Please note that investigations can take some time as we may have to serve notices to land owners and vehicle keepers.
If we believe the vehicle has not been abandoned, we will not remove it but may refer it onto the DVLA or police.