City Impound

Impound Fees

  • Police Tow- $105 and up
  • Permits and Inspections Tow - $45
  • Impound Administrative Fee - $100
  • Storage - $20 per business day unless violation states otherwise.

Note: The Portsmouth City Impound recommends all interested parties contact our staff prior to visiting our office to confirm availability of vehicle release and fees associated with case file.

Claiming Property Rules

To claim property from the Impound, the following rules apply:
  • Proof of Ownership
    • Title or Current Registration
  • Identification
    • Government issued non-expired picture ID
  • Owner or notarized designee must be present. Should designee be required please contact our office for instructions.
    • Lien Holders must contact our office for instructions.
  • Fees can only be paid in cash at the time of removal.
  • Any and all delinquent taxes, tickets, and Treasurer's fees must be paid in full prior to vehicle release.
    • For your convenience all fees may be paid at Impound office in cash to facilitate release.