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Abandoned Vehicles

Abandoned Vehicles

Removal of Abandoned Vehicle(s)

If the vehicle(s) listed below are not removed by the owner(s) - under Section 71(7) ( c ) of the Waste Management Act, 1996, as amended, the vehicle will become the property of South Dublin County Council. South Dublin County Council will then have the vehicle removed on the date shown.

REF. NoDate of First NoticeColourMakeModelLocationDate of Final NoticeDate for removal of car
3095320/08/2018RedToyotaCorollaCromwellsfort Road, Walkinstown, Dublin 1203/09/201817/09/2018
3149220/08/2018BrownToyotaCorollaBallymount Cross Industrial Estate, Ballymount, Dublin 1203/09/201817/09/2018
3077924/08/2018BlackBMW318Belfry Square, Tallaght, Dublin 2407/09/201821/09/2018
3078024/08/2018SilverMazda323Belfry Square, Tallaght, Dublin 2407/09/201821/09/2018
3073724/08/2018GreyMazdaRX8Hunter's Avenue, Tallaght, Dublin 2407/09/201821/09/2018
3120924/08/2018BlackSeatAlteaGreen Isle Road, Clondalkin, Dublin 2207/09/201821/09/2018
3121424/08/2018BlueChevroletKalosMain Street, Newcastle, Co. Dublin07/09/201821/09/2018
3094224/08/2018RedNissanAlmeraParkhill Drive, Kilnamanagh, Dublin 2407/09/201821/09/2018
3130531/08/2018SilverChryslerVoyagerThe Rise, Belgard Heights, Dublin 2414/09/201828/09/2018
3131606/09/2018RedFordTransitShancastle Park, Clondalkin, Dublin 2220/09/201804/10/2018
3146606/09/2018GreyFiatPuntoKimmage Manor Way, Walkinstown, Dublin 1220/09/201804/10/2018
3175706/09/2018RedHyundaiCoupeRussell Walk, Tallaght, Dublin 2420/09/201804/10/2018
3179206/09/2018GoldMercedes BenzElm Drive, Tallaght, Dublin 2420/09/201804/10/2018
3177406/09/2018RedHondaCivicShancastle Park, Clondalkin, Dublin 2220/09/201804/10/2018
3183006/09/2018BlackFordFocusKnockmore Park, Tallaght, Dublin 2420/09/201804/10/2018
3183806/09/2018BlueMazda3Deerpark Walk, Tallaght, Dublin 2420/09/201804/10/2018
3180106/09/2018BluePeugeot307Rochfort Way, Lucan, Co. Dublin20/09/201804/10/2018
3159514/09/2018SilverRenaultMeganeMeile an Ri Road, Lucan, Co. Dublin28/09/201812/10/2018

IT SHOULD BE NOTED THAT THE ABANDONMENT OF VEHICLES IS A PROSECUTABLE OFFENCE UNDER SECTION 71 OF THE WASTE MANAGEMENT ACT, 1996, AS AMENDED WITH FINES UP TO €5,000 ON PROSECUTION.

Enforcement & Licensing Section
Environment, Water & Climate Change Department

Removal of Abandoned/Burnt Out Vehicles

All complaints of abandoned/burnt out vehicles in a public place i.e. road, footpath or public open space, should be reported to the Litter Warden Services giving location and details. Reports can be made by:

The following are not considered to be abandoned -

  • Vehicles poorly parked
  • Vehicles involved in residential parking disputes
  • Broken down vehicles

Unwanted Domestic Cars

You may deposit your unwanted vehicle at an Authorised Treatment Facility (ATF). The ATF’s in South Dublin County Council’s administrative area are listed below. If dropping off the End-of-Life Vehicle (ELV) yourself, please ensure that you get a certificate of destruction, or if you are having it collected please be sure that the haulier can show you a valid Waste Collection Permit that allows them to collect End-of –Life-Vehicles. If you suspect that they do not have a valid Waste Collection Permit, take their vehicle registration details and report them to the Waste Enforcement Officers on 01 – 4149000. Vehicles collected illegally often end up dumped or burnt out and are not safely disposed of.

Find a list of Authorised Treatment Facilities in South Dublin County Council here.

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