Will I be granted a licence?

The Local Authority can consider any information it deems relevant to assess the applicant's suitability to be issued a Scrap Metal Dealers Licence.

This may include:

  • Criminal Records Check - relevant convictions of the operator or site manager.
  • The applicant has been refused, or had revoked, a scrap metal dealers licence.
  • The applicant has been refused a relevant permit or registration.

What are the relevant offences

The relevant offences can be found by clicking on this link:  Scrap Metal Relevant Offences (PDF) [28KB] .

Last updated: 23/07/2020 10:49:54