Scrap My Car Northern Ireland

Even if you’re in Northern Ireland, you can browse and compare over 100 quotes for your vehicle with our online quote comparison tool. Scrap Car Comparison only works with experienced, professional and friendly collecting agents, so you can rest assured the process is safe, simple and trusted.

Gone are the days of heading down to a scrap yard to haggle a decent price with the local dealer, with just a few details from you, you can search, compare and secure a competitive scrap or salvage quote across Northern Ireland with our instant smart comparison tool.

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Get your scrap car quote

Getting your quote is easy and can be done in as little as 30 seconds. And in just 72 hours your car could be gone with our fast and secure payment landing directly in your bank account. Follow these steps for the best scrap car experience:

number one iconStep One: Generate a Quote

Go to the top of the page and fill in your vehicle’s registration plate and postcode. We’ll get your make and model details and find the scrap yards who cover your area.

number 2 iconStep Two: Accept an Offer

Accept the best offer we’ve been able to find for you. It’s a no obligation way of letting us know you’re happy with the price and want to proceed with the sale.

number 3 iconStep Three: Collection and Payment

Our team will help arrange collection of your vehicle in Northern Ireland at a convenient time. We’ll be on hand to answer any of your questions and complete a bank transfer cash payment the same day.

Alternatively you can phone our dedicated customer support team 7 days week

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We’ll buy these vehicles in Northern Ireland

✅ Non starters

✅ MOT failures

✅ Insurance write offs

✅ Damaged vehicles

✅ Petrol and diesel vehicles

✅ Uneconomical cars and vans

✅ Missing paperwork

✅ Break downs

✅ SORN vehicles

✅ Electric and hybrid cars

Though we primarily work with petrol and diesel cars, we are also able to scrap electric and hybrid vehicles and we can scrap your van anywhere in the UK.

Why choose Scrap Car Comparison

Since 2013 the team at Scrap Car Comparison have been finding the best scrap car prices for drivers in Northern Ireland and in Britain. We’ve teamed up with the best car scrap yards, otherwise known as authorised treatment facilities (ATFs), that offer competitive pricing and the best customer service.

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Our dedicated customer support team are available 7 days week to help find you the best scrap prices for your can or van.

The team can scour the country for a buyer for your car, and the more details you provide the better price we’re usually able to find.

Getting a quick quote online will give you an unbeatable price but if you want immediate support you can phone us directly and for free.

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Scrap coverage in Northern Ireland

Wherever in the county you’re located, Scrap Car Comparison can collect your vehicle at no extra cost – and you’ll never run into any unexpected fees. You’ll be paid on the very same day your vehicle is taken away knowing you’ve found the best price. Find out more about scrap and salvage vehicle collection in your part of Northern Ireland:

Our scrap car collection will guarantee pickups from BT1 postcodes in the middle of Belfast city to the west corners of BT93 near Enniskillen. With the various counties that make up Northern Ireland being in close proximity, most of our scrap yards cover the entirety of the country. The M1, M2 and A6 roads ensure quick access and complete coverage.

Where possible we will arrange for a locally based authorised scrap car specialist (ATF) to scrap your car in accordance with local and national laws or guidelines.

Scrap car trends in Northern Ireland

Since we help thousands of customers scrap their vehicles every month, we can aggregate trends that we see in your area.

  • The most scrapped car in Northern Ireland is the VW Golf, whereas the Ford Focus is usually the most scrapped car in any given area.
  • The Focus and Fiesta from Ford are also popular cars we see as well as Opel’s Astra and Corsa models. Another VW model, the Passat, features in the top ten.
  • Silver is the colour most popular with Northern Irish drivers, with black, blue, grey and red also favoured.
  • 2007 is the year most of the cars we scrapped were made – this matches the national average across the entirety of the UK.
  • Based on postcodes, most of the scrapped cars came from Newry with Dungannon also prevalent.

Frequently asked questions (FAQs)

Can I scrap my car in Northern Ireland?

Yes, you can scrap your car across the six counties of Northern Ireland – we have 100% coverage across the country. We have a number of scrap yards covering your area that are able to offer the most competitive prices, free collection and great customer service.

What are the scrap car prices in Northern Ireland?

The good news is that scrap car prices are directly linked to the weight of your car or van. And those prices reflect the national average across NI. Our network of approved scrap yards offer competitive prices for your vehicle. If your car is salvaged, rather than scrapped, then we’ll find the best buyer across the United Kingdom to get you the best price nationally.

Can you scrap my specific make and model?

We scrap all well known car makes and models across the country. That includes the newest Tesla electric vehicles, older cars prior to the new millennium and supercars from Ferrari. We can even scrap imports, classic cars, modified cars and carry out commercial fleet disposal. We use your registration plate to find the specific model and price according to the manufacturer’s weight of the vehicle. On the rare occasion we don’t find your make and model details we’ll escalate your quote to our specialist team to research the vehicle and find you an unbeatable price.

Can my damaged, broken, missing MOT car be scrapped?

Yes we can scrap just about any car or van in any condition. We might need to adjust the prices we offer if there are parts of your vehicle missing. But if you have a damaged car, a car with no current MOT or even if it’s an insurance write off we can get you a price and arrange a collection.

Not sure what’s best for your car and want an expert opinion? Free phone us 7 days a week on 03333 44 99 50.

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How is salvaging different from scrapping?

Car salvaging is the process of reclaiming the vehicle so it isn’t dismantled and recycled, but instead fixed or stripped for parts. Salvaging nearly always gets you a better price for your car or van, but we do need to know more about the car’s condition. Find out how to salvage your car.

What will happen to my scrap car?

If your car is scrapped then the vehicle will be recycled. This means all of the components and parts will be stripped and processed in line with national environmental standards. Nearly all of the materials will be used to build new cars in what is considered a circular automotive economy. Find out more about car recycling.

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