Report an abandoned motor vehicle 

Please send as much information as possible to help us locate the motor vehicle including:

  • the registration number (if the vehicle has one)
  • address/location description (e.g. outside 34 Smith Street)
  • full vehicle description (e.g. colour, make & model)
  • photo of the vehicle

Report an abandoned vehicle using the Love Clean Streets app

Alternatively, you can email us at about an abandoned motor vehicle. 

There are different ways to report a dockless hire bike causing an obstruction.

Retrieve a reported vehicle

If you need to retrieve a vehicle that you believe has been treated by us as an abandoned vehicle please email us at with the vehicle details.

Penalty for abandoning a vehicle

A person found guilty of abandoning a vehicle can face a fine of up to £2,500. A fixed penalty notice can also be given. 

Recycle your unwanted vehicle for free