Scrap Metal Dealer Registration

The Scrap Metal Theft Reduction Act was enacted by the Kansas Legislature and signed into law on June 12, 2015. Under the provisions of this law, on and after July 1, 2015, every "scrap metal dealer" operating in Kansas must obtain a license from the Kansas Attorney General.

Please see the information below on how to apply for a license as well as additional resources about the Scrap Metal Theft Reduction Act.



Statutes & Regulations

The Office of Attorney General Derek Schmidt will conduct a public hearing between 1 and 2 p.m. on Friday, September 9, 2016, in the Memorial Hall Auditorium, 120 SW 10th Ave. 2nd Floor, Topeka, Kansas, 66612, to consider the adoption of new regulations K.A.R. 16-14-10 and K.A.R. 16-14-11.

Please see below for the Notice of Hearing and a copy of the proposed regulations.

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