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Scrapping A Car is the top choice for the TFL car scrappage scheme. Operating as a licensed ATF car scrap yard, we not only offer the best price for your TFL scrappage scheme vehicle but also provide a hassle-free pickup service at no cost to you.
Introduced in January 2023 by London’s Mayor, Sadiq Khan, the £110 million ULEZ scrappage scheme initially targeted individuals with specific low incomes and disability benefits. However, just days before the ULEZ zone expansion in August 2023, the scheme was extended to encompass all residents in London’s 32 Boroughs.
To qualify for the grant, residents must own a non-compliant vehicle, including cars, motorcycles, or wheelchair-accessible vehicles. The vehicle should be registered with the DVLA at the applicant’s address on or before January 30, 2022, and must possess a valid MOT, insurance, and road tax.
Is my car ULEZ compliant?
To be ULEZ compliant in the London Ultra Low Emission Zone, a vehicle must meet specific emissions standards for Nitrogen Oxide (NOx) and Particulate Matter (PM). For instance:
Petrol cars generally registered after 2005 are compliant, while diesel cars typically registered after September 2015 are deemed compliant. However, some older vehicles may meet air pollution standards, and you can verify your vehicle’s status using the Transport for London ULEZ checker.
ULEZ scrappage grant amounts:
Residents in Greater London who own non-compliant vehicles can claim various amounts based on the type of vehicle being scrapped or retrofitted. The grant scheme operates on a first-come, first-served basis within the ULEZ Zone, offering financial incentives to qualified vehicle owners.
Choose Scrapping A Car to navigate the TFL scrappage scheme seamlessly and benefit from our competitive pricing and complimentary pickup service.
The Transport for London (TFL) scrappage scheme extends its benefits to residents in the 32 London boroughs and the City of London who own vehicles that do not comply with ULEZ standards.
ULEZ, TFL Car, Van, Motorbike Scrappage Scheme:
Hybrid & Electric Cars:
Vans & Motorbikes:
The ULEZ, TFL Car, Van, and Motorbike Scrappage Scheme thus encompasses a range of vehicles, setting specific criteria to determine eligibility for exemption from ULEZ charges.
Where are the ULEZ zones?
As of August 29, 2023, the Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) has expanded to cover all 32 London boroughs, including the City of London, and almost to the M25 on all sides. A full list of London Boroughs within the ULEZ zone can be found below:
How do I check my eligibility for the scrappage scheme?
Residents in London owning vehicles that do not meet ULEZ compliance standards can apply for a grant to replace their affected vehicle, subject to eligibility. For comprehensive details on the criteria, please refer to the link below.
As a commuter, determining whether a car is ULEZ compliant is best done using Transport for London’s vehicle checker.
How do you qualify for the scrappage scheme?
To qualify for the scrappage scheme, you must meet the following main requirements:
What is the role of an ATF in the scrappage scheme?
The role of an Authorised Treatment Facility (ATF) in the scrappage scheme is crucial. An ATF is a registered business handling End of Life vehicles (ELV) and issuing a Certificate of Destruction. It’s important to note that the ATF is not responsible for the scrappage scheme itself but will provide a quote for the purchase and disposal of the vehicle, issue the COD, and you will need to complete the grant application.
If you have a vehicle eligible for the TFL scrappage scheme, get a car scrappage quote today! Call Scrapping A Car on 0203 870 2545