How can I scrap my car without a logbook?
Legally, you do not need to have the V5C document to scrap a car.
Usually, to replace a V5C document you have to apply to the DVLA and pay a fee of £25.
However when scrapping your vehicle, you can simply notify DVLA to let them know you have sold the vehicle to the trade as scrap..
How do I tell DVLA my car is scrapped without logbook?
Unfortunately, if you’ve chosen to scrap your car without a V5C, there’s a little more red tape you have to get through. Once you’ve scrapped your car, you’ll need to write and send a letter to the DVLA informing them of the sale, which has the following information inside: Vehicle registration number. Make and model.
What do I do if I don’t have my v5c?
You can sell or scrap your car even if you don’t have the V5C. Just send a signed letter to DVLA outlining the vehicle’s registration number, make, model, the date of sale and the new keeper’s details.
Do I need to tell DVLA if my car is written off?
You must tell DVLA if your vehicle has been written off and scrapped by your insurance company. Writing off and scrapping your vehicle is the same as selling it to your insurance company.
Can I sell my car without the logbook?
It’s actually entirely possible (and 100% legal) to sell a car and transfer ownership without a V5C document. … The V5C or Logbook holds all the ownership info for your vehicle. Once a car has been sold or changed ownership, you can also notify the DVLA without needing the V5C if it’s unavailable.