As a result, the last holder or owner must hand their end-of-life vehicle over to a collector or other return point, or to an approved treatment facility. They will then be given the confirmation of cycling that they need to deregister their car with the authorities.
Return points operating on behalf of BMW take back registered end-of-life BMW vehicles free of charge. The following basic conditions must be met for vehicles to be taken back free of charge:
The end-of-life vehicle must be intact (and in particular have its engine, drive unit, body, catalytic converter, value-determining electronic components as well as other major components) and be free of waste.