When will I get my DVLA Certificate of Destruction?

Once your scrap car has been recycled, we'll email your Certificate of Destruction within 24 hours.

If it doesn't arrive within 24 hours, post the completed section 9 (V5C/3) of your registration certificate to DVLA, Swansea, SA99 1BD.


If you still have questions, you can find all of the answers in the following categories:

About your donation About your car Sorting the paperwork Having your car collected Dropping your car off

Alternatively, you can search our website below:

Call us on 0844 669 6889 during opening hours.

Standard rate applies (as per 01 or 02 numbers and is usually included in any free minutes).

Send an email to info@CharityCar.co.uk or use the form below.

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