You must have a licence if you are a scrap metal dealer or motor salvage operator. There are two types of licence:
Please complete a scrap metal dealers licence application for either type. Once you have completed the form, you can submit it and pay for it on Gov.uk. Please ignore the form supplied on the Gov.uk website and just submit this one, using the ‘Submit application’ button at the bottom of the page.
|Variation of Site to Collector’s||£260|
|Variation of Collector’s to Site||£260|
|Change of site manager||£145|
|Replacement badge for collector||£15|
You could be fined up to £5000 if you deal scrap metal without a licence.