Vehicles abandoned in a public place are an offence under the Waste Management Act 1996-2008 (as amended).
If a vehicle is abandoned in a public place, the council places an abandoned vehicles notice on it. The registered owner is written to and is given seven days in which to remove it, if it is not removed within the seven days, the council makes arrangements to have it removed to the Central Waste Management Facility, Ballyduffbeg, Inagh.
If you would like to report an abandoned vehicle in a public place, there are a number of options available:
- Contact the Environment Department (see details below)
- Report an abandoned vehicle online using the Fix your street web site.
- Contact us using our online contact form.