CONTACT & JOIN MVDA
Who can join MVDA?
MVDA membership is open to companies of all sizes, from owner-operators
to national multi-site & international businesses:
dismantlers, salvage agents, metal recyclers
associated with the industry (auction houses, recovery operators, body
shops, equipment suppliers, service providers etc.)
MVDA members must comply with Association requirements including the
Code of Conduct and have all legal requirements in place.
- Vehicle recyclers
in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland
MVDA does not 'regulate' members but our members wish to portray the
association and themselves as representing the best of the vehicle dismantling/
All MVDA members that process/ dismantle/ scrap vehicles and/ or sell
used parts must be registered as both an ATF & a Scrap Metal Dealer.
We do not accept applications from 'exempt' operators.
How to join MVDA
To join the MVDA, click on the red button at the top right-hand of this
page to download the membership application form.
Post or e-mail the completed application form to the MVDA office.
All of the information you provide to us is treated as confidential and
none is passed on to any 3rd party.
Contact the office if you need any assistance - we are here to help.
How much does it
Currently the fee is £535+VAT per year. Payment can be made by
BACS, Direct Debit or cheque.
Once a member, the cost of subscription renewal can be spread
through-out the year by monthly or quarterly Direct Debits
How to contact MVDA
In the first instance please contact Ms. Tracy Cartwright, the
Association Office Manager at:
Motor Vehicle Dismantlers Association of Great Britain,
WS13 6JX, UK.
Monday - Thursday 9 am to 4 pm
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