Set up a Authorized Vehicle Scrapping Facility (AVSF)
The Central Government has notified the guidelines for setting up and operating Authorized Vehicle Scrapping Facility in India. This applies to the vehicles that are no longer validly Authorized under the Motor Vehicle Act or where the owners desire to scrap their vehicles. This facility ensures safe disposal of such vehicles along with protection of environment and promotion of legally compliant vehicle dismantling and scraping industry. Respective state/UT government grants authorization for starting RVS Facility in India.
Essential Terms in respect of Authorized Vehicle Scrapping Facility
There are certain terms that need to be understood in respect of Vehicle Scrapping-
A person, firm, society, trust or company that owns and operates Authorized Vehicle Scrapping Facility.
Authorized Vehicle Scrapping Facility
This refers to an establishment holding any authorization for vehicle scrapping issued under guidelines for performing dismantling and scrapping.
A certificate issued by the AVSF to recognize the transfer of vehicle ownership from the Authorized owner to the authorized scrapper.
Vehicle scrapping certificate
A certificate issued by the AVSF to recognize the final disposal of vehicle. It should be preserved by the authorized scrapper.
Location where the dismantled parts of the vehicle are processed for treatment.
Which vehicle qualifies for scrapping?
The following vehicles shall qualify for scrapping:
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Eligibility criteria for obtaining authorization by proposed Authorized Vehicle Scrapping Facility
There are certain eligibility conditions that have to be met in order to get authorization for treatment of end of life vehicles by respective state/UT governments. They are as follows:
The AVSF will be provided connectivity and access to VAHAN database of the vehicle registration with a User ID and password. It must have security certifications for IT system to safely access VAHAN database.
Further, the AVSF should verify the person handing over the vehicle for scrapping in order to determine the actual owner of such vehicle. It should keep the copy of the same for minimum 6 months.
Validity and renewal of authorization
The authorization for starting RVS Facility is valid for 10 years. It can be renewed for another 10 years and the authorization is not transferable.
Minimum Requirements for Authorized Vehicle Scrapping Facility
The facility should have adequate area for movement and storage of vehicles and for installing equipment for de-polluting, de-risking and dismantling end of life vehicles and they must comply with all relevant environmental norms. If AVSF lacks the adequate capability or provisions for recycling of hazardous wastes such as e-waste, lead acid batteries, lithium-ion components or for recovery of rare-earth metals, then such materials has to be sold to duly authorized recyclers agencies.
Procedure to set up a Authorized Vehicle Scrapping Facility in India
The procedure is as follows:
Process of Scrapping
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