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If your vehicle has been impounded by the Fulton County Marshal's Department, 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 - PDF (17 kb)


  • 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.


Fulton County Marshal's Department
160 Pryor St SW, Suite J-102, Atlanta GA 30303
Hours of operation: Monday thru Friday 08:30 AM to 4:30 PM
Telephone number: 404-612-4451alt
Fax number: 404-895-6565alt

Tow/Impound fees are the responsibility of the party picking up the vehicle(s).
Transport to the Impound location is the responsibility of the party picking up the vehicle(s).


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