Scrap my van
Finding the right scrap van service can be tough, not to mention time-consuming. Stop your search with us and take the hassle out of van scrapping: simply provide us with the registration number and post code of your van, and we’ll give you an instant online quote. Our van scrappage team operates across London and Essex, ensuring that you receive only the most competitive scrap van prices. Best of all, we have access to authorised treatment facilities, so you can rest assured that your van is being recycled in a responsible manner.
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How To Scrap Your Van
Our scrap van service is designed to make the scrap process easier, faster and more convenient than ever before. Our qualified dealers work seven days a week throughout London & Essex and are ready to scrap your vehicle at any time. Start by providing a few of your van’s details on our online form, such as its condition, registration number and model. Our team will then use this information to generate the best possible price quotation for your van scrap. With us, you can be sure that you’re getting the best rates in town!
Free scrap van collection
Our scrap van service ensures flexibility, convenience and peace of mind for the scrap van disposal process. We understand that disposing of a van can be daunting so our scrappage team will take care of everything; all you need to supply is the VC5 form. Whether it is a Ford Transit van or an old panel van, we have all the means necessary to scrap vans quickly, safely and legally. Rest assured, our scrap van service will provide you with an effective and hassle-free experience every time.
Calculate scrap car value
Calculating scrap van value has never been easier. With a few simple pieces of information, you can now quickly and easily ascertain the worth of your scrap van in just 60 seconds. Factors such as weight, condition, age, model and engine size contribute to an accurate assessment based on market prices at that time. Heavy cars are usually worth more than others due to the value of their metal components. Salvageable parts will also add additional value for collectors and recycling centers. To capitalize on all these factors and receive the best possible price for your scrap van, why not use our online valuation tool? Simply enter your postcode and registration number for a tailored quote within minutes!
Can I scrap my van for cash
Scrapping your van for cash may seem like an attractive option, however it is important to be aware that scrap metal dealers are required by law to provide evidence of the transaction. This includes records such as the name of the person involved and a cheque or printed receipt. Without these documents, scrap van transactions are not in accordance with the Scrap Metal Dealers Act (SMDA) which makes them illegal. For this reason, it is crucial that any scrap van deal is checked and authenticated before being completed in order to stay within legal parameters. Our scrap van dealers pay via electronic transfer of funds (bank transfer).
What about filing in the paperwork?
We will notify the DVLA to inform them that we have scrapped a van, then you as a customer must then fill out the logbook about your scrap van and send it to the DVLA.
A confirmation letter will then be sent out. If you don’t receive any confirmation, we advise calling 0300 790 6802 to request a letter.
What kind of scrap vans do you collect
- Vans that aren’t running
- MOT failure
- salvage or junk vans
- Rental vans
- Insurance write-offs
- Accident damaged vans
- Trade-in vans
- Faulty or broken vans
- Old vans
The Benefits of Scrapping a Van
For small business owners, a van is vital to ensuring their everyday operations.Vans can run for years without needing scrap van removal, but like all motors it eventually becomes more costly to maintain than what scrap value you can get from an old van.Fortunately, scrap van specialists can help.
Our van scrap services offer the best deals and come with the added bonus of being an environmentally responsible solution.Using the expertise of our van breakers means you have access to a professional end-of-life service that will dispose of van in compliance with all applicable regulations while still offering competitive prices.Without having to worry about the alternative of fixing a tired motor, scrap vans are now affordable and easy to receive a great price for.
How to get the best scrap van price
Whether you have an old Ford Transit or a rusty VW Transporter, it is important to understand that every End of Life Vehicle (ELV) has value.
The thing is, the scrap value of vans varies dramatically. A brand new transit van with an irreparably bent frame but a running engine, alloy wheels and transmission is worth a lot more than an ageing milk float that’s thrown a rod.
In the end, we have to have a reasonable expectation of making money off the parts to offer you a good price. To get the best price for your scrap van and extract as much value from your old van as possible, there are a few key steps that you should follow.
Sell your van earlier in the month as scrap dealers will reduce their price for your van towards the end of the month
Work With a Reputable Dealer Who Offers the Best Prices
Cancel your insurance
Remember to remove all personal items from your vehicle
Dont remove any parts from your van
Supply the van with documentation such as service history
Steps to take before scrapping a van
Prepare the paperwork
When you’re getting your van ready for collection, be sure to have all the necessary paperwork on hand. This includes the V5c (logbook), any manuals, service history and receipts.
The driver will need to see all of this documentation before they can take possession of the van. Having everything in order will help make the process go smoothly and avoid any potential delays.
Empty your van
Before selling your van, it’s important to clear out all your belongings from the vehicle. This includes anything that might be under the seats or in the side of the door.
Many people place items in their van and then forget about them for months, but you will not be able to get any forgotten items returned to you.
It’s also important to clear out any rubbish from the vehicle. Buyers don’t expect a van to be waxed and polished for collection, but they can refuse to take a vehicle if the interior is filled with household waste.
By taking the time to clear out your van before selling it, you can avoid any problems with the sale.
Ensure that your van is accessible
When your van is in need of recovery, it is important to ensure that there is clear access for the recovery truck. Recovery vehicles are longer than average, so you’ll need to make sure that your van is situated somewhere where there is adequate room for manoeuvre.
If possible, try to park on a flat surface and remove any obstacles that may be in the way. By taking these simple steps, you can help to ensure a quick and efficient recovery process.