Get a Vehicle Out of Impound

Property and Vehicles

Get vehicle out of impound

Get a Vehicle Out of Impound

If your vehicle has been impounded by the Fulton County Marshal's Department, Fulton County Police, or Fulton County Sheriff's Office you can begin the release process by following these instructions:

All documents must be original.  No copies will be accepted.

If you are the owner of the vehicle, you must have the following original documentation:

  1. Proof of ownership - Title or Valid Registration
  2. Bill of sale - if purchased within  the last  25 days
  3. Proof  of current valid insurance
  4. Valid State ID

If you are not the owner, and you are to pick up a vehicle for the owner, you must have the following notarized original documents  in addition to the  owner's original documentation listed above:

Vehicle Owner Release Form 

                                                                             -OR-
A notarized power of attorney

A notarized letter from the owner giving you permission to pick up the vehicle. Letter must contain vehicle year, make, model and VIN. The letter must state that the owner will not hold Fulton County, or the Fulton County Marshal's Department liable for releasing the vehicle.

If you are repossessing the vehicle, you must have the following original documents:

  1. A notarized hold harmless letter
  2. Contract between lien holder and owner
  3. Title
  4. Notarized affidavit stating that the owner is in default of contract
  5. Notarized form stating who will pick up the vehicle. The form must include vehicle year, make, model, and VIN.

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FOR VEHICLES IMPOUNDED BY MARSHAL'S DEPARTMENT RELEASES ARE ONLY DONE AT THE FOLLOWING LOCATION:

Fulton County Marshal's Department
160 Pryor St SW, Suite J-102
Atlanta GA 30303
Monday thru Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

404-612-4451

FOR VEHICLES IMPOUNDED BY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARE ONLY DONE AT THE FOLLOWING LOCATION:

Fulton County Sheriff’s Office
185 Central Avenue, S.W., 9th Floor
Atlanta GA 30303
Monday thru Friday 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

404-612-5100

FOR VEHICLES IMPOUNDED BY FULTON COUNTY POLICE GO TO THE FOLLOWING LOCATION:  

S & W Towing
2559 Jonesboro Road SE
Atlanta, GA  30315