This section is responsible for the storage and disposal of all vehicles impounded by the City. The Impound Facility processes approximately 3,000 vehicles per year. Vehicles not claimed by the owners may be either auctioned by the City or disposed of through a junk car program that is administered by the State of Virginia. For more information, please call 703.746.4664.
Location & Hours of Operation
The Impound Facility is located at 5249 Eisenhower Avenue. Hours of operation are Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 6:45 p.m. The Impound Facility is closed all day Sunday, Saturday and all holidays. Fees continue to accrue on Saturdays and Sundays, but do not accrue on holidays.
Claiming Your Vehicle
To claim an impounded vehicle, you must present the following information: Proof of vehicle ownership (vehicle registration or title, or a notarized statement from the owner authorizing you to pick up the vehicle) Personal Photo Identification.
All monies owed to the City to satisfy the towing charges, any outstanding parking or non-moving violations tickets, and boot fees, are due when the vehicle is picked up. Cash is accepted for the exact amount owed. Visa and MasterCard credit cards are also accepted.
After 40 days, all unclaimed vehicles will be disposed of through auction.
For more information on unclaimed vehicles currently available for purchase via auction, please visit www.govdeals.com and type "Alexandria" in the search bar.