There are police pounds operated by police staff and officers at Charlton and Perivale.

Please make sure that you bring the correct documents with you otherwise we won't be able to release your vehicle. You'll find what you need to bring and do on the back of the seizure notice or letter sent to you by the pound.

If your vehicle was seized under the Road Traffic Act you can find the information you need here. If your vehicle was removed for any other reason then go here for information. If your vehicle was stolen and recovered by the Met, then go here for further information.

Please be aware that there is no public parking or toilets available on site at either of the pounds.

Opening Hours: 11.30am until 7.30pm, 7 days a week, including public holidays

The gates close to the public at 7.30pm sharp. If you arrived at the pound before closing time,  you will be served.

Our busiest times are midweek from 11.30am to 1pm and after 5pm.


Address: Bramshot Avenue, Charlton, London, SE7 7HY

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The only access by road is through Bramshott Avenue, via Eastcombe Avenue. There is also a pedestrian underpass from Siebert Road. 

Nearest London Underground Station: North Greenwich on the Jubilee Line
Nearest Mainline Railway Stations: Westcombe Park and Charlton
Nearest Bus Routes: 53, 54, 108, 202, 286,380, 386, 422
Travelling By Road: Leave the A102 at the Woolwich Road exit.


Address: Walmgate Road, Perivale, Greenford, UB6 7LR

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The only access to this pound is through Walmgate Road.

Nearest London Underground Station: Perivale Station on the Central line.
Nearest Mainline Railway Station: South Greenford.
Nearest Bus Routes: 95, 297
Travelling By Road: Leave the A40 at the Perivale exit, near the Hoover Building. Walmgate Road is off Aintree Road.

Telephone number for both pounds: 0207 161 0944 (Recorded message only)

If your vehicle was not seized under the Road Traffic Act, the registered keeper will receive a contact telephone number in the notice letter if they were not driving the vehicle.