Fees and charges - Scrap metal

The Scrap Metal Dealers Act 2013 requires any persons collecting or buying scrap metal in South Kesteven to have a Scrap Metal Dealer Licence issued by us.

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Dealer licence
Required where a business operates in scrap metal at a premises. A site manager must be named for each site. The licensee will then be permitted to operate from that site as a scrap metal dealer including transporting to and from those sites from any local authority area.

Dealer initial licence - three year licence (part a)£279.85
Dealer initial licence - three year licence (part B)£374.50
Dealer licence renewal (part a)£221.80
Dealer licence renewal (part B)£38.45

Collector's licence

This authorises the licensee to operate as a mobile collector in the area of the issuing local authority, permitting them to collect scrap metal. This includes commercial as well as domestic scrap metal. If a mobile collector operates within more than one local authority's district, a licence will be required for each authority.

Collector initial licence Part A

Collector initial licence Part B



Collector licence renewal Part A

Collector licence renewal Part B



Minor Variation£36.95
Copy of a licence (Replacement Licence Certificate)£27.80

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