You may be able to get help to dispose of older and more polluting vehicles.


Businesses and charities

Sole traders, micro-businesses and charities can apply for funds to scrap up to three older, more polluting vans or minibuses to enable them to switch to cleaner vehicles, under the Mayor of London’s scrappage scheme.

Mayor of London's Scrappage Scheme



​If your vehicle has reached the end of its life, you can surrender the vehicle to us for free if you are a Merton resident.

To surrender your vehicle to us, you will need to complete a vehicle surrender form and return it to the address shown on the form, along with a completed V5 log book and the vehicle keys.

Please note that:

  • the vehicle must be accessible
  • the vehicle should be in the open air adjacent to the public highway or preferably on the public highway
  • vehicles can not be removed from garages at the rear of properties or alleyways at the back of properties without prior agreement.