Scrapping your car - frequently asked questions

Are you only able to tow away cars?

No, we can scrap vans and lorries as well as cars.

Are you open on the weekend to scrap my car?

Yes, we can tow away cars at the weekend. We can also take cars in the evenings.

How long before you come to collect my The Car Breakers?

If the car is in or near Gravesend then if need be we can usually be there within an hour.

Who tells the DVLA that my car has been scrapped?

Provided that you are able to provide us with the logbook for the The Car Breakers we will notify the DVLA for you.

Can I claim back the unused road tax?

Yes, you will need to get a v14 form from the post office or take a look at the DVLA website.

Shall I notify the DVLA that I no longer own the car?

No, as long as you have supplied us with the logbook we will notify the DVLA that the car has been scrapped.

From what areas can you tow away The Car Breakerss?

We can tow away The Car Breakerss from anywhere in Kent area and many of the locations around it. If you have a The Car Breakers located outside Kent, give us a ring to find out if we can help.

What happens after my The Car Breakers is taken away?

Your car is disposed of in the most environmentally friendly way possible. It goes through the strict processes we follow. We remove everything that can be recycled from the car before it is crushed.

Are you a professional vehicle disposal company?

Yes. Licensed by the environment agency, we specialise in scrapping cars in the most environmentally sound way possible. Having traded for many years now we enjoy a superb reputation for quality service.

Should I remove the fuel from my The Car Breakers?

There's no need. We can remove any fuel left in the fuel tank if need be.