Abandoned vehicles fees

Fees for the removal and disposal of abandoned vehicles

Type Set by Fee/Charge 2016/17
i) Removal Statutory: Refuse Disposal (Amenity) Act 1978 Removal, Storage & Disposal of Vehicle (Prescribed Sums & Charges) Regulations 1989 as amended £105.00 (removal)
ii) Storage (per day) Statutory: Refuse Disposal (Amenity) Act 1978 Removal, Storage & Disposal of Vehicle (Prescribed Sums & Charges) Regulations 1989 as amended £12.00 (storage per day)
iii) Disposal Statutory: Refuse Disposal (Amenity) Act 1978 Removal, Storage & Disposal of Vehicle (Prescribed Sums & Charges) Regulations 1989 as amended £85.00 (disposal)
Schedule of Abandoned Vehicles Fees - Road Traffic Act 1988 (Retention and Disposal of Seized Motor Vehicles) (Amendment) Regulations 2008

Table 1 - Regulation 6(2)

Vehicle position and condition Vehicle equal to or less than 3.5 tonnes MAM Vehicle exceeding 3.5 tonnes MAM but equal to or less than 7.5 tonnes MAM Vehicle exceeding 7.5 tonnes MAM but equal to or less than 18 MAM Vehicle exceeding 18 tonnes MAM
Vehicle on road, upright and not substantially damaged or any two wheeled vehicle whatever its condition or position on or off road £150 £200 £350 £350
Vehicle, excluding a two wheeled vehicle, on road but either not upright or substantially damaged or both £250 £650

Unladen - £2000


Laden - £3000

Unladen - £3000

Laden - £4500
Vehicle, excluding a two wheeled vehicle, off road, upright and not substantially damaged £200 £400

Unladen - £1000


Laden - £1500

Unladen - £1500

Laden - £2000
Vehicle, excluding a two wheeled vehicle, off road but either not upright or substantially damaged or both £300 £850

Unladen - £3000


Laden - £4500

Unladen - £4500

Laden - £6000

Table 2 - Regulation 6(3)

Two wheeled vehicle Vehicle, not including a two wheeled vehicle, equal to or less than 3.5 tonnes MAM Vehicle exceeding 3.5 tonnes MAM but equal to or less than 7.5 tonnes MAM Vehicle exceeding 7.5 tonnes MAM but equal to or less than 18 tonnes MAM Vehicle exceeding 18 tonnes MAM
£10 £20 £25 £30 £35

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