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Nampa, Idaho 83687

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Idaho Impound Laws

 


IDAHO IMPOUND LIEN PROCESS (Under $750)

1. Vehicle is towed from private property and secured in an insured, gated, and approved impound lot.

2. Up to 10 day is provided to the registered owner to pick up the vehicle without any added lien sale fees.

3. Within 15 days the towing company starts the lien sale process by identifying  the legal owners through Idaho Transportation Department (ITD).

4. ITD Form 3012 "Certificate of Sale" is filled out by law enforcement and a vehicle appraisal is completed.
 
   (This is titled "Certificate of Sale" but only becomes valid once the entire lien process is completed)

 5. ITD Form 3733 is completed identifiying the current amount owed on the Lien.

6. Certified letters are sent out to all legal owners listed with ITD.
     Including ITD 3733, A blank Declaration of Opposition, and information on the lien process.

7. The owners have 10 days after they receive the certified letter to respond with any opposition.
       If an opposition is signed and given to the tow company, court paperwork must be filed and delivered to the tow company or within 15 days of the opposition being signed this vehicle will be disposed of or sold.
  
   (If they do not keep their ITD information updated, they will not receive any information and take responsibility for any mis fortune)

8. Once 10 days has passed after the certified mailing has been received or not picked up, vehicles under $750 will be disposed of or sold.

***This process should be completed within 60 days.*

We will only conduct business with Legal owner, registered Owner, Lien holder, or insurance companies.

                

 

POLICE TOWS / ACCIDENTS / IMPOUNDS RATES

Jan 1, 2015

You must be the registered owner with the ITD to retrieve or enter the Tow Yard.

or

Have a Notarized general or specific power of attorney .

Towing Rates will very for light duty vehicles between companies of $175 to $250, depending on contracted rates

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Light Duty Accident     $200.00 Per Truck, per hour from the time first truck arrives on scene to the time vehicle is unloaded and

                                        truck is clear back in the area. Plus $4.00 per loaded mile.  Includes, clean up, winching and other labor

                                        charges, but not traffic control, extra floor dry or fire extinguishers.

Light Duty Impound     $200.00 Per Truck, per hour from the time first truck arrives on scene to the time vehicle is unloaded and

                                        truck is clear back in the area. Plus $4.00 per loaded mile.  Includes, clean up, winching and other labor

                                         charges, but not traffic control, extra floor dry or fire extinguishers.

Light Duty Tow              $200.00 Per Truck, per hour from the time first truck arrives on scene to the time vehicle is unloaded and

                                        truck is clear back in the area. Plus $4.00 per loaded mile.  Includes, clean up, winching and other labor

                                         charges, but not traffic control, extra floor dry or fire extinguishers.

Medium Duty Tow         $300.00 Per Truck, per hour, from the time we arrive on scene to the time vehicle is unloaded and truck is

                                         clear. Plus $5.00 per loaded mile. Drive shaft removal and hook labor included.

Heavy Duty Impounds   $500 per hour       

Extra Person                  $100.00 per hour for recovery purposes or loading large bikes with no damage.

Materials                        Basic clean up includes 1 bucket of floor dry. $25.00 per bag there after
                                        Fire Extinguisher use is $ 50.00
                                       
Strap / Cables priced per replacement, if recovery was responsible for the break

Water Recovery             $200 fee charged if we must send a person into the water to hook, strap, or secure items during a recovery.

Storage Fee                   $40.00 per 20' of storage space (starts when truck / vehicle / trailer arrives at lot).

Gate Fee                        $80.00, Gate Fee (first 15 minutes) charged between the hours of 5:00 pm and 9:00 a.m. Monday through    

                                        Friday. After the first 15 minutes are rate is $200.00 per hour as directed by the towing policy. This is

                                        between the hours of 5:00 p.m. on Friday and 9:00 a.m. on Monday.  Holidays will be charged from the night

                                        before the holiday at 5:00 p.m. & day after the holiday at 9:00 a.m. 

 

If your vehicle is valued at $750 or under you must pay Towing charges prior to receiving any personal property.

 

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