Welcome to the website of the British Vehicle Salvage Federation which is the representative body of the vehicle salvage industry in the United Kingdom.The members of the BVSF meet all statutory requirements and work to high standards laid down by the Federation which include adherence to the market wide vehicle salvage Code of Practice. The BVSF is recognized by all relevant Government departments and agencies, the Police, Insurers and other industry representative bodies with whom it has close links.
The Insurance Act 2015
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The Latest on CAT's and Airbags
To read the latest news on CAT's and Airbags, click here.
Vehicle Excise Duty Reform
To read the latest communications in respect of Vehicle Excise Duty Reform which come into effect from 1st April 2017 click here.
Automotive Waste Stream Alliance (AWSA)
Read about the newly formed Alliance here...
BVSF REJECTS LATEST SALVAGE CODE OF PRACTICE DRAFT
GREEN CAR HAVE NEW STARTER F-GAS TRAINING COVERED...
Is F-gas training for your new starters giving you a chill? Green car have it covered, click here to find out more.
SEPA CHARGING CHANGES
The BVSF have been advised of some changes to the SCOTTISH ENVIRONMENT PROTECTION AGENCY (SEPA) Charging Scheme. We have also secured a meeting with SEPA to discuss this, potentially in June.
Please see below for a link to the charging scheme 2016 for your information.
BVSF/MVDA Air Bag Project Updated!
Meetings at Thatcham still in progress discussing the potential re-use of correctly tested, un-deployed airbags, read the report here.
Catalytic Converters Containing RCF
Important information, read the article here,
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Cutting Red Tape
The BVSF have just received a Policy Paper....Click here to find out more
Arrest Over Fake Airbag Sales
A man has been arrested by police as part of a major operation into the sale of fake car airbags. Read the article here.