Ranger Services investigate reports of abandoned vehicles and determine what action is required.
Vehicles that are unlawfully parked, causing an obstruction or abandoned can be impounded by Ranger Services. Every attempt is made to contact the owner to advise that the vehicle may be impounded. Most vehicles are removed within a few days of reporting.
If you want to report a possible abandoned vehicle please contact Ranger Services on 9397 3000 or complete the form available under the Related Links section below.
All impounded vehicles are stored at the City's impounding facility located at Canning Park Avenue, Maddington. It is the responsibility of the owner to collect the vehicle by paying the prescribed fees and charges and providing proof of ownership in order to claim the vehicle. If your vehicle has been impounded please contact Ranger Services on 9397 3000 between 8.30am and 5pm.
Impound fees start at $120.00 (this includes recovery of towing costs), $55 administration fee, plus $10.00 for each day or part of a day impounded.
Owners wishing to surrender their vehicles must pay the towage fee and complete a vehicle surrender form (available under the Related Links section on this page. The City will then dispose of the vehicle for you.
Should the vehicle not be collected the City will dispose of the vehicle and may commence legal action. For further information please contact Ranger Services on 9397 3000.