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This program does NOT serve Seattle residents

IMPORTANT: this program does NOT handle junk or abandoned vehicles located within Seattle city limits!

For junk vehicles on your private property please contact the Seattle Junk Vehicle program at 206-684-8940 or by email at email the City of Seattle. For junk/abandoned vehicles located on public property (alongside the road or road right of way) contact the Seattle Abandoned Vehicle program at 206-684-8763 or onlineexternal link .

Thank you for protecting our environment and helping to reduce the number of junk vehicles in King County. The information you provide will be used by the division's junk vehicle staff to visit the site and prepare documents. Asterisks denote fields that must be completed but the more information you give us, the more efficiently we will be able to provide service.

  • Do you own this vehicle?
    • If yes and you have the title, you can have this vehicle towed - search under Auto Wreckers or call 1-800-RECYCLE. If you own the vehicle but need another copy of the title, call the WA State Dept of Licensing at 360-902-3770 for assistance.
    • If no or you wish to obtain an affidavit in lieu of title, continue to the next question.
  • Is this vehicle(s) located inside King County and outside of the Seattle City Limits?
    • If yes, continue to the next question.
    • If no, refer to:
      Pierce County Junk Vehicles – 253-798-3444
      City of Tacoma Junk Vehicles – 253-591-5926
      Snohomish County: visit the Environmental Cleanup website external link
      City of Seattle – 206-684-8940
  • Is the vehicle on property either owned by you or property where you are the tenant?
    • If yes, submit the junk vehicle request form, below.
    • If no, ask the next two questions:
      1. Is the vehicle on the side of a public road?
        If so, file an Abandoned Vehicle Online Police Report or call the non-emergency line at 206-296-3311.
      2. Is the vehicle on someone else's private property?
        If so, call the King County Code Enforcement Office at 206-296-6680 or toll-free at 1-888-437-4771 or submit a code violation complaint.

 Program flier

Download a printable version of the Junk Vehicles program flier in multiple languages:

Your information:

Contact information

Where is vehicle located?

Is it all right for a King County Junk Vehicle Investigator to access your property while you are not present? *

Junk vehicle information

Please list as much of the following vehicle information as possible:

*Required field

Contact Us

 Call: 206-477-4466

TTY Relay: 711

King County Solid Waste Division mission: Waste Prevention, Resource Recovery, Waste Disposal