Vehicle Impound

The following is required in order to release a vehicle from the City of Port Richey Police Impound lot:

  • The registered owner of the vehicle must be present at the time of release.
  • If the registered owner of the vehicle cannot be present, a notarized letter from the vehicle owner, granting a designee permission to obtain the vehicle must be submitted. Call the Police Service Technician at 727-835-0978 for details.
  • For lien holders, the same impound release requirements apply, along with a Hold Harmless letter and title of the vehicle.
  • The driver must possess a valid driver’s license and proof of insurance. 
  • The vehicle must have a valid registration and tag.
  • A paid tow bill receipt must be present. 
  • Payment in the form of a money order: $200 for the administrative fee (for first occurrence) and a $15 storage fee per day, which begins accruing from the day of impound.
  • All money orders must be made payable to the City of Port Richey. No other forms of payment are accepted.

The impound lot operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. All requirements must be satisfied for impound release.

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