Canning E16 Scrap Metal Merchant - Home Office Guidelines
British Home Office Guidelines for Scrap Metal.
Did You Know - It is Illegal To Pay Cash for Scrap Metal
On the 3rd December 2012 the UK Home Office outlined new guidelines which make it an offence for any scrap metal merchant in the UK to pay cash for metal of any kind. Below we provide the guidelines as published by the UK Home Office as they are a useful resource for anyone, business, commercial or residential looking to trade in scrap metal for payment. These guidelines as published by the UK Home Office outline the offence of buying scrap metal for cash. In essence any scrap dealer may only pay for scrap metal by cheque or electronic transfer. If you have any questions please contact our helpful support staff.
You can see the original Home Office documentation for Cash Scrap Metal Purchases here.