Vehicle Dismantler, Official Business Registration

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Motor Vehicles, Department of State
Businesses that dismantle vehicles must register with the New York State Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV).

Dismantlers must decide whether to sell a vehicle to a scrap processor within 15 days of acquiring a vehicle. If sold, a salvage certificate is not required. Any sold vehicles must be recorded in the Book of Registry. This form must be mailed to the DMV every month. Otherwise, a salvage certificate may be needed.



For more information, contact:

NYS Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV)
Bureau of Consumer and Facility Services
Empire State Plaza
P.O. Box 2700
Albany, NY 12220-0700
Phone: (518) 474-0919
Fax: (518) 473-0160
Website: http://www.dmv.ny.gov/

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