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Sell My Van for Scrap

We are often contacted by van owners who ask, “I want to sell my van for scrap, how do I go about this?” We explain the process on this page, with an aim to make the process as simple as possible for van owners to understand.

Receive an online valuation

Visit our home page and you will see at the top left of the page a button which says “Enter your reg plate” – simply enter your registration number and the process begins.

Work through the form, which follows and enter the information as accurately as possible to receive an absolutely free no obligation valuation. This will be based on the open market valuation considering the condition of your van, which will be based on scrap valuation. This valuation is guaranteed for 7 days. If this time expires you can always re-enter your information and obtain a new quotation.

We Buy Broken Vans are buying scrap vans, such as those involved in accidents

Book an appointment

Once owners are happy with the online quotation you can accept it anytime within the allowed 7-day period. We will contact you to discuss a suitable date and time where we can collect the van from you, this could be your home address or any other desired location (as long as we can gain access to it!)

We will happy to collect your van from anywhere within the mainland UK. There is no charge for collecting your vehicle as this is all a part of the service.

Book your appointment and you’ll meet one of our experienced commercial vehicle purchasers / recovery drivers.

Sale completion process

Upon booking your appointment we will arrange for one of our nationwide vehicle buyers / drivers to attend the location you have chosen for collection of the van.

First of all, our representative will inspect the van to check its condition is as described. For scrap vans this will be a formality, as obviously we expect scrap vans to be in a poor condition (otherwise they wouldn’t be scrapped!)

Upon completion of the inspection, we will either pay the full price quoted online or may alter the price paid if the condition varies, this is usually not an issue for scrap van purchases.

Payment is made either by PayPal, where payment is usually received instantly or by bank transfer, which takes up to 2 hours.

Sell Your Van for scrap today!

We are experienced buyers of scrap vans and know exactly what to expect. We will maximise the use of the van, typically by reusing the van’s parts, which of course is an environmentally-friendly approach. Many owners have received low insurance offers for their accident damaged cars – why settle for the insurance company valuation when you can sell to us for scrap instead? We’d love to hear from you so why not enter your registration number in the valuation form and start the process to “sell my van for scrap” now.

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Why sell your broken van to us?

Do you have a van to sell? But you want a fair price, no hassle and quick payment? Then you have come to the right place!

7 day price guarantee on every valuation

Sell your van in an average time of 25 minutes

Have cash in your bank in 30 minutes

Avoid the hassle of a lengthy private sale