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Report an abandoned vehicle

Abandoned vehicles can cause a nuisance to pedestrians and other road users.

Vehicle left in a dangerous position

If an abandoned vehicle has been left in a dangerous or illegal position, and is at risk of being vandalised or set on fire, call 101 immediately.

If you believe an abandoned vehicle may have been involved in a crime, inform us of a suspected crime.

Immediate danger involving a vehicle

If a vehicle is being vandalised or having its parts removed, call 999 immediately.

Vehicle causing an obstruction

If an abandoned vehicle is causing an ongoing obstruction or is parked illegally, report it via our general enquiry form.

Vehicle not causing a risk of harm

If the vehicle has been abandoned, and there is no risk of harm, report it to your local council.

Find the website for your local council on GOV.UK.

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