UK’s Biggest Car Graveyards

On this page: Car Graveyard Infographic Scrap Value Location report The Top 25 – number of cars The Top 25 – scrap value Registering SORN Scrapping a vehicle Methodology A car may be registered SORN for a number of reasons, maybe because it failed its MOT and the owner can’t afford the repairs, or perhaps […]

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Car Removal Services

On this page: Reasons a Car Might Need Removal Removal For a Charity Importance of Using an Authorised Treatment Facility for Car Removal National Scrap Car When it’s time to get rid of your car or van, you’ll want to be safe in the knowledge that your vehicle is in the hands of a trusted […]

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Can I Scrap a Car on Finance?

Many motorists opt for driving their vehicles on finance, it’s a popular choice and one that leaves you with flexible options. However, when it comes to getting rid of a damaged financed vehicle, your options can become quite limited, especially if you have an outstanding balance. This article guides you through the different types of […]

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SORN – All you need to know

On this page: What is SORN When to SORN? What documents do I need to issue a SORN? How to SORN my car What happens after you SORN? What happens if you do not get a SORN? Do I need insurance if I SORN my car? Does SORN affect my MOT? Where should my SORN […]

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Insurance Write-Off Categories Explained

On this page: Cat S Cat N Cat B Cat A Salvage category FAQs If you’ve been in the unfortunate position of having a written off vehicle in your possession, knowing what to do for the best can be difficult. Insurance companies can be quick to offer average quotes for your damaged vehicle, and finding […]

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What is a Certificate of Destruction or COD?

A Certificate of Destruction (CoD) is a document given in receipt of a vehicle being scrapped. This certificate proves that the previous owner has disposed of their vehicle responsibly and relieves them of all legal responsibility.  On this page: How the CoD works Certificate of Destruction FAQs How the COD works Current legislation states that […]

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What is an End of Life Vehicle?

An End of Life (ELV) is a vehicle which as the name suggests, is a vehicle which has reached the end of its life, and is no longer roadworthy. ELVs can be old, worn or vehicles which have been involved in an accident. On this page: End of life vehicle disposal Types of ELVs The […]

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Getting Rid of Your Old Car

When it comes to getting rid of your old motor, the amount of options in front of you can be exhausting. Do you sell it, trade it in or perhaps give it away, and what about scrapping? Knowing what to do for the best can be hard to figure out. So, we’ve put together the […]

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