We have the power to seize a vehicle, trailer or mobile plant and their contents if we believe it is being used for – or will be used for – waste crimes such as fly-tipping.
When we can seize a vehicle
We will seize a vehicle if it has been:
- used to dump waste illegally – fly-tipping
- used to transfer waste while driven by someone not registered as a waste carrier
- used to transfer waste to someone not registered as a waste carrier
- used at a site that is breaking the rules of an environmental permit
We list details below of vehicles we have seized that can still be claimed.
For information on claiming a seized vehicle, go to claiming your vehicle.
Vehicle seized – registration E4 LND
|Type||White Porsche Cayenne|
|Date and time vehicle was seized||7:21am, Friday 18 August 2023|
|Place vehicle was seized||Sabina Road, Chadwell St Mary|
|Reason||Used in the fly-tipping of cardboard boxes and polystyrene on Hoford Road, Linford at 1:30pm, Thursday 27 July 2023.|
|Legal powers used||Section 34b of the Environmental Protection Act 1990|
|Any claim must be made before||18 September 2023|