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British Transport Police raiding businesses again

British Transport Police raiding businesses again

Know your rights. It is vital that Scrap Metal Dealers and Motor Salvage operators know their rights, and the laws that affect your businesses.  DON’T BE CONNED. In 2012 an amendment to the Legal Aid Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act was made that...
20th JULY 2020-phase 2

20th JULY 2020-phase 2

The National Metal Agency set up a register for all those collectors that weren’t licensed under the Scrap Metal dealers Act 2013 on the 20th Feburary 2020. This went amazingly well despite the determined efforts from other Associations that do not have...
IS your RECORD KEEPING lawful?

IS your RECORD KEEPING lawful?

RECORD KEEPING The Scrap Metal Dealers Association is concerned that both Scrap Metal Dealers and Motor Salvage Operators are being lured into a trap that might one day bite them. In order to protect our members we are openly airing the issues that we have with record...
Essential workers – corona virus

Essential workers – corona virus

This is for any members that are carrying on lawfully working as essential workers, we have a confirmation letter that the Scrap Metal Dealers Association  have produced should you be stopped by the Authorities during Lockdown which confirms your status. If you...