01202 744 194
Used car parts, wheels and tyres
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About Charles Trent

Since its establishment back in 1926 Charles Trent Ltd (known simply as Trents or Charlie Trents to many) has grown to become one of the UK's leading experts in vehicle recycling providing solutions to help drive down the costs of motoring for the general public and trade alike. We employ over 200 members of staff and have an annual turnover of circa £20 million.

We are a fourth generation family run company with over 90 years' experience across all sectors within the vehicle management and auto recycling industry. We have made significant developments to position ourselves at the forefront of the vehicle recycling industry, continually investing in our sites, staff, processes and services to increase the scale of our operation. Providing quality services and a personal experience is what we strive to deliver when you choose Charles Trent.

Currently, we collect, store, process and re-sell in excess of 40,000 vehicles annually across our two sites in Poole, Dorset and Rugby Warwickshire. Our sites feature specialist vehicle dismantling and depolluting equipment enabling us to recycle over 95% of each and every vehicle that arrives on site. Our clients include some of the UK's largest insurance companies.

We specialise in providing tested and trusted used car and van parts for fast delivery UK and worldwide or collection from site. Used car spares are available in stock for almost any make or model. Every car part we sell off the shelf comes with a free 90 day warranty for all important peace of mind.

We provide a range of motor services including the following:


Car and van parts available in stock for fast delivery UK wide (worldwide delivery also available). All parts are tested and trusted providing peace of mind.


150+ vehicles auctioned online weekly to buyers looking to repair vehicles from insurance write-offs, mechanical damaged and trade ins. The extensive range of vehicles available includes cars, commercials, bikes and vans for almost any make or model.


We collect approximately 1000 vehicles a week offering a 5 star service that is fast, efficient and friendly. Instant quote functionality is available through our website giving you an instant price for your scrap, damaged, MOT failure or unwanted vehicle.


We are members of the Motor Vehicle Dismantlers' Association (MVDA) and National Salvage Group (NSG) that aim to raise the standard of vehicle recycling in the UK and salvage buying respectively.


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