ABANDONED MOTOR VEHICLE NOTICE
Owner Name: __________________________________
Owner Address: ___________________________________
Vehicle Make: ____________________ Year: ______ Model: _______________________________
Vehicle ID (VIN) #:_______________________________ Vehicle License #: __________ State ________
You have been identified as an owner of the above-referenced vehicle, which is currently being held at the business
listed below, and are being notified in accordance with OCGA 40-11-19(c)(1). The following fees are currently
$ Fee for storage of the vehicle. ($_________ per day for ________ days.)
Daily fees will accrue until full payment has been made at the rate of $________ per day from the date of this
notice. Additional fees that are recoverable by a salvage dealer include fees for obtaining the owner’s information,
notifying the owner (including advertising, if necessary), court filing costs, attorney’s fees, and interest.
The salvage dealer has the right to petition a court to foreclose a lien for all amounts owed after 10 calendar days
from the date this notice was sent. If the lien is foreclosed, a court shall order the sale of the vehicle to satisfy the
If you wish to disclaim ownership in this vehicle, complete and return the form found on the next page/back of this
letter. Disclaiming ownership and judgment of foreclosure being entered shall result in the holding of an auction.
The excess proceeds (if any), that may exist shall be deposited with the Department of Revenue and be treated as
unclaimed property. Disposition of such property shall be governed pursuant to O.C.G.A. § 44-12-211.1.
Please contact us immediately, or we will avail ourselves of all remedies allowed by law.
The vehicle is currently located at _________________________________________________________________.
Anyone with an ownership interest in this vehicle should contact the following business immediately.
Business Name: ___________________________________________
Telephone #: ___________________________________________