Richmondshire District Council

Use this form to report:

  • An abandoned vehicle


Issues not dealt with in this form

What happens next?

The council has the power to remove a vehicle which has been abandoned only. It is the responsibility of the police to remove vehicles that are broken down or causing an obstruction.

All vehicles reported to us as abandoned will be visited by a council officer within 24 hours of the report being received.

What you’ll need to provide

  • Your details (optional)
  • Abandoned vehicle details (make, model, colour)
  • Abandoned vehicle registration number
  • Abandoned vehicle owner details (if known) 
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