Scrap Car Calculator
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Nationwide Delivery Locations
Contact scrap car dealers directly. Use the map below to find contact details for your chosen scrap yard.
Scrap Your Car Today
Are you looking to dispose of your old car and wondering where to get the best deal? Look no further than Scrappie, your one-stop destination for comparing scrap car prices. Our platform is designed to help you make an informed decision when it comes to selling your used vehicle for scrap. In this article, we’ll walk you through the process and benefits of using Scrappie to ensure you get the most value for your scrap car.
We simplify the entire process of selling your scrap car. With just a few clicks, you can access a list of reputable scrap yards and buyers near you.
We believe in transparency. Our platform provides you with detailed information about each buyer, including their location, customer reviews, and offered prices. This transparency empowers you to choose the most suitable option for your needs.
By comparing multiple offers, you can ensure that you’re getting the best possible price for your scrap car. We understand that every vehicle is unique, and its value can vary, so we provide a range of quotes to help you make an informed decision.
How Does It Work?
Enter Your Vehicle Details
Start by entering basic information about your car, such as its make, model, year, and condition. This information helps us provide accurate quotes.
Receive Multiple Quotes
Once you submit your details, our platform instantly matches you with local scrap yards and buyers interested in your vehicle. You’ll receive multiple quotes, giving you a clear overview of your options.
Choose the Best Offer
Review the quotes, read buyer reviews, and consider factors like location and convenience. Select the offer that best suits your needs.
After choosing a buyer, you can schedule a convenient pickup time for your scrap car. Many of our buyers offer towing services, making the process hassle-free.
Once your vehicle is picked up and inspected, you’ll receive your payment promptly. It’s a straightforward and efficient way to turn your old car into cash.
Why Scrap Your Car with Scrappie?
Recycling your old vehicle through authorised treatment facilities contributes to reducing environmental impact. It ensures proper disposal and recycling of hazardous materials.
Collection & Delivery
Many of our buyers offer towing services, saving you time and money.
Quick and Hassle-Free
Scrappie streamlines the process, ensuring a quick and hassle-free experience for sellers.
With multiple quotes at your fingertips, you can negotiate and choose the best price for your scrap car.
We work with reputable buyers who are licensed and insured, providing peace of mind to sellers.
When it’s time to part ways with your old car, don’t settle for less. Use Scrappie to get the best value for your vehicle. Our platform is designed to simplify the process, ensure transparency, and connect you with trusted buyers who will offer competitive prices for your scrap car. Turn your old car into cash today with Scrappie!
Frequently Asked Questions
Find out how to scrap your car in the UK.
3 EASY WAYS TO SCRAP A VEHICLE
BOOK A COLLECTION
The most popular & convenient way to sell your scrap car is to book a collection. Get your vehicle collected from your chosen postcode by licenced professionals. Deal with local car breakers in your area. Book a collection based on price, service and collection time. We don’t offer our members exclusivity over areas, so you get as many options as we can provide.
BOOK A DELIVERY
Can you get your vehicle from point A to point B yourself? We can provide you with prices nationwide. You may get paid slightly more money too. Type in the search box, your location eg. county or other keywords to narrow down your search. Book a delivery based on price, service and location.
MARKETPLACE / AUCTION
Is your car better than scrap? Do you want to check if you can get a higher price for your vehicle? Try this feature. Your vehicle details will already be filled out. Just complete the rest of the quick form and send it to multiple car yards covering your area. Get bids directly by email or telephone. Sell based on what’s the RIGHT deal for you. NO SIGN UP. 100% FREE & FAST.
TYPES OF VEHICLES WANTED
SCRAP CARS & VANS
These are typically vehicles over 8 years old, which have mechanical issues. These vehicles will be stripped and scrapped for their metal content.
Some parts are in demand & can be removed and resold as working spares. Usually applies to more valuable or later models,
A vehicle which fails an MOT, is NOT deemed to be roadworthy. Sometimes the cost to make your vehicle roadworthy again is too high. Therefore it may be an idea to scrap it.
REMOVING VEHICLE PARTS
CAN I REMOVE PARTS BEFORE SCRAPPING MY VEHICLE?
Ideally not. Salvage yards rely on certain parts to remain on the vehicle. Therefore that would be reflected in any offers provided.
PAPERWORK REQUIRED TO SCRAP A VEHICLE
V5C LOG BOOK / FORM
It’s the form which says that you’re the owner of the vehicle. Don’t worry as your buyer will help complete the required sections upon sale. Make sure to keep the yellow ‘sell, transfer or part-exchange your vehicle to the motor trade’ section from it.
Drivers Licence or (Passport + Recent Utility Bill)
Account Number & Sort Code
WHAT HAPPENS AFTER SCRAPPING MY VEHICLE
CONTACT THE DVLA
So you’ve delivered your car or had it collected. You’ve kept the yellow section from your V5C log book. You’ve been paid. Now what? You need to tell the DVLA that you’ve scrapped your car with an ATF or possibly face a £1,000 fine.
- You need the 11 digit reference number from the latest vehicle V5C log book, plus the name of the ATF / scrap buyer.
RECEIVE CONFIRMATION & REFUND
After you’ve told the DVLA you’ve scrapped your car, you’ll receive a letter confirming you’re no longer the keeper of the vehicle. Plus a CERTIFICATE OF DESTRUCTION. You’ll receive a cheque for any full months left on your vehicle tax. Direct debits cancel automatically.