- A vehicle may be deregistered if it is a write-off or if it is to be taken out of the country.
- Write-off vehicles should be taken to a collection facility such as Vaka or Hringrás, where a special return payment will be received in exchange for the vehicle.
See collection facilities and information on return payments
- The return payment is paid by inspection bodies of the Icelandic Transport Authority when the vehicle’s number plates are returned to them, together with a certificate from the collection facilities confirming that the vehicle has been brought to them.
- Further information can be obtained from the Icelandic Transport Authority.