Here you can find the current scrap metal prices being paid by scrap yards in Liverpool UK. In general, scrap metal prices differ based on material and your location. We provide a range of different scrap yards for  all of your different types of scrap metal across Liverpool. We have the current scrap metal prices in Liverpool and the UK. The most profitable and sought after scrap metals  you can sell for top scrap metal prices in Liverpool include copper, aluminium, brass, stainless steel, iron, lead,  scrap cars and even copper pipes. Recycling scrap metal through metal dealers in Liverpool can be a very good way to make a some cash and the best way to ensure you are getting good top prices for your scrap metal in Liverpool (per kilo or per tonne) is to check listed scrap yards and metal dealers around Liverpool on our website.


Scrap Metal Prices vary from scrap yard to scrap yard in Liverpool. Fact is that Liverpool is a great city to find scrap yards that offer great scrap metal prices per kg/ton. Many of Liverpool's 465 thousand population have got lots of scrap metals lying around and could net you quite a bit of cash when selling it to a recycle or scrap yard in Liverpool. Scrap cars, left over copper piping and wiring, soft drink cans, and even broken appliances such as cookers and washing machines are all considered scrap metal. Scrap metal prices offer by scrap yards in Liverpool and the UK vary daily so before you head to your local scrap yard to sell your scrap metal it could be a good idea to check the scrap metal prices by giving them a call.

Types of Scrap Metal you can Sell For Top Prices per tonne/kg in Liverpool?
All kinds of scrap metal have a price and can be sold for good prices in Liverpool although you should take note that most scrap yards in Liverpool will not buy electrical equipment as scrap metal as the process of removing the scrap metal is not easy. The most common scrap metals that can be recycled for the best scrap metal prices in Liverpool and are accepted at almost all scrap metal recyclers and scrap yards include:



Stainless Steel






Liverpool Scrap Metal Prices Guide

Below is a general guide that illustrates typical scrap metal prices you will get for scrap metal in Liverpool. The prices listed below vary because scrap yards generally vary by area and obviously the quality of the metal affects the price too.

Metal Type Scrap Metal Prices Liverpool
Copper£1.97 to £2.95 per Kilo
Mixed Copper£2.46 to £3.44 per Kilo
Copper Wire£.74 to £0.97 per Kilo
Aluminium£0.10 to £0.74 per Kilo
Aluminium Cans£0.05 to £0.10 each
Clean Brass£0.75 to £1.25 per Kilo
Mixed Brass£1.25 to £2.25 per Kilo
Stainless Steel£0.37 to £1.00 per Kilo
Iron£0.04 to £0.08 per Kilo
Titanium£1.40 to £2.00 per Kilo
Gold£8.00 to £25.00 per Gram
Silver£0.13 to £0.26 per Gram
Platinum£15.00 to £25.00 per Gram
Lead£0.40 to £1.00 per Kilo
Car Battery£2.50 to £5.00 each
Truck Battery£3.69 to £7.50 each
Clean Radiator£1.50 to £2.00 per Kilo
Mixed Radiator£0.75 to £1.25 per Kilo

Now that you understand the value of your scrap metal you should be able to figure out if the scrap metal prices localscrap yards in Liverpool are offering are competitive or not


Recycled aluminium cans can go from your bin to another aluminium product in only 60 days? Recycling Scrap Metal helps us look after our environment by reducing the amount of raw materials being used.
All scrap yards in Liverpool purchase non ferrous metals such as Aluminium, copper, lead, nickel, tin, zinc and more metals like these can be recycled time and time again and at the moment scrap yards in Liverpool and throughout the UK are screaming out for all types of scrap metals and most are offering competitive scrap metal prices in Liverpool. 
Above and on our homepage is a scrap metal prices guide on this you can view a rough value of scrap metal. Scrap yards in Liverpool should offer prices similar to the ones displayed on the chart so you can still use the chart to get a rough idea of the true prices you should be offered for your scrap metals. 

Here is a list of Scrap Yards in Liverpool, we recommend you phone any of them to request the scrap metal prices they are paying on the day you want to sell it. 

Aintree Scrap Metal
 UNIT, 5 Long Ln, Liverpool L9 7AA
0151 345 6188

EMR Liverpool
Bankhall Lane, Liverpool L20 8EW
0151 922 7977

Merton Car Dismantlers
Worcester Road Garage, Hawthorne Rd, Liverpool L20 9DE
0151 922 8144

Sims Metal Management
Dock Rd, Liverpool L19 2JW
0151 494 2946

Cain J & Sons
Seaforth Rd/School La, Liverpool L21 3TX
0151 928 2348

EMR Liverpool Alexandra Docks  
Alexandra Bldg, 3 Alexandra Dock, Liverpool L20 1BX
0151 944 7500

A and M Metals  
3-9 Vulcan St, Liverpool L3 7BG
0151 236 5884

S. Norton & Co. Ltd  
Bankfield Site, Regent Rd, Bootle L20 8RQ
0151 955 3300

C A L Scrap Yards
21 Sandhills Lane, Liverpool, L5 9XN
0151 933 7258

Birkenhead Scrap Car Removal
Bedford Rd, Birkenhead, CH42 1LR
07516 035528

Green Lane Metal Recyclers
Green Lane, Birkenhead, CH41 9AG
0151 666 1388

Want to add your Liverpool scrap yards details to the list? Use our contact page to let us know.

Scrap Metal Recycling Prices Liverpool

There a wide range of benefits of recycling scrap metal in Liverpool, not only can it make you some extra cash, it also massively helps us keep the planet clean. We do not need to scour our planet for more materials if we reuse them over and over again. Scrap metal can be reused hundreds of times, saving thousands of pounds worth of energy. Not only that, but Liverpool scrap yards also help to ensure that all of our metal using industries have the materials to keep running, without allowing all of the valuable scrap metal pieces simply ending up in a landfill.

Types Of Scrap Metal You Can Sell For Top Prices Per KG/Tonne in Liverpool

In Liverpool and many other cities Scrap Metal is generally broken down into various different types of subdivisions, ferrous metals and non ferrous metals. There are other types of scrap metal that will usually be accepted by scrap yards in Liverpool, these are detailed more thoroughly below: 

Types of machinery from industrial facilities.

Metallic waste produce from industrial facilities.

Non-functional motor vehicles including motorbikes, cars, vans, trucks and more.

Examples of ferrous scrap metals Liverpool scrap yards will pay top prices for include various types of copper, lead, aluminium, iron, brass and steel. These types of metal are regularly located within ordinary Liverpool household appliances and utensils. All in all you will find that recycling ferrous scrap will usually return substantially lower scrap metal prices than non ferrous scrap. Do not let this put you off recycling these types of metals because it is still possible to make a significant amount of money from it.

Examples of non ferrous scrap metals that Liverpool Scrap Yards will be more than willing to buy include (these are the most popular forms) copper, aluminium, brass and more. 

Many people in Liverpool are completely unaware of the widespread availability to scrap metal vendors who are exceptionally keen to purchase scrap metal every single day. While most Liverpool scrap yards have specific standards for each individual type of scrap metal, if you meet these then it couldn't be easier to turn your materials into a great price using our scrap metal prices above. 

Some examples of the best metals to sell for top prices per tonne/kg in Liverpool include aluminium; a number of different types of cabling, radiators, wheels, extrusion, sheets, castings and more. Similarly for copper there is cabling, coils, wires and a variety of different types of alloys too.

As you can see, determining the type of scrap that you possess can be a convoluted matter that is off putting for the majority of people. However, once you get past this step it is possible to make a lot of money by taking each piece to a scrap metal yard in Liverpool.