File a Claim for a Booting Fee Refund

File a Claim for a Booting Fee Refund

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Under NYC law, companies that place wheel locks (boots) on illegally parked cars in private parking lots cannot charge more than $25 to remove boots. If you were booted by B & M Electronic Diagnostic Repair Service Inc. d/b/a B & M Towing Inc. (DCWP license number 0929938-DCA), B & M Electronic Diagnostic Repair Service Inc. (DCWP license number 2084752-DCA), or NY Booting (DCWP license number 2098438- DCA) at one of the following Home Depot stores in 2021 or 2022, and you were charged more than $25, you were charged an incorrect amount and may be entitled to a refund.

The deadline to submit a claim is July 19, 2023.

Please file a Settlement Fund Claim Form if:

  • your car was booted by a company mentioned above at one of the following Home Depot store parking lots in 2021 or 2022:
    • 92-30 168th Street, Jamaica, NY 11433
    • 73-01 25th Avenue, East Elmhurst, NY 11369
    • 131-35 Avery Avenue, Flushing, NY 11355
    • 112-20 Rockaway Boulevard, South Ozone Park, NY 11420
    • 75-09 Woodhaven Boulevard, Glendale, NY 11385
    • 132-20 Merrick Boulevard, Jamaica, NY 11434
    • 50-10 Northern Boulevard, Long Island City, NY 11101
    • 124-04 31st Avenue, Flushing, NY 11354
    • 59-15 Maurice Avenue, Maspeth, NY 11378
    • 579 Gateway Drive, Brooklyn, NY 11239


  • you were charged more than $25

Submit the completed Settlement Fund Claim Form and any supporting documents to DCWP in ONE of the following ways:

  • Mail to:
    New York City Department of Consumer and Worker Protection
    Attn: Legal Operations Director
    42 Broadway, 9th Floor
    New York, NY 10004


DCWP will review claims in the order it receives them. DCWP will pay refunds until no money remains in the Settlement Fund or the submission deadline, whichever comes first.


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This page was updated on 02/02/2023.