Perth’s local Scrap Copper recyclers.

King Scrap Metal specializes in purchasing, processing, and exporting scrap copper. Whether you have ongoing or one-off needs to sell your scrap copper and seek the best prices in Perth, our friendly team is here to offer you the finest solutions.

Copper is a soft, ductile, malleable metal with a very high electrical, thermal conductivity and is corrosion resistant. The shiny and reddish metal is mainly used in electrical wires, telecommunication cables and electronics.

Here are the types of items that use copper:

  • Copper Pipes
  • Copper Cabling
  • Copper Tanks
  • Copper Tubing
  • Copper Wiring

Copper is segregated into 4 categories.

  • Millberry / Brightwire Copper: Bright wire copper, shiny copper wire removed from insulated PVC Cables and free of any contaminants or oxide.
  • Copper 1: Clean piping, bars, terminals, and lightly oxidised wires.
  • Copper 2: Copper pipes with welds, bars or offcuts that are painted, coated or dirty.
  • Copper 3: Copper that is mixed with another material such as burned PVC, brass, plastic, steel or any oily residues.

Scrap insulated Copper Wire

Insulated copper scrap comes in various grades, determined by the percentage of recoverable copper through our machinery. Typically, insulated copper cables comprise copper wire enveloped by a minimal layer of plastic, lead, or steel insulation.

Where can I sell my scrap copper for cash near me?

At King Scrap Metal, we’ll buy your scrap copper for cash. If you’re in the Perth area, our scrap metal yard is conveniently located in Malaga, just bring 100 Points of ID and we’ll do the rest.

Got a Question?

 Contact us today on (08) 6150 9424.

100 Points of ID : Drivers license and proof of address issued in the last three months.

Name and address on drivers license must match those on the proof of address document.

Copper Scrap in Perth

Frequently asked questions

Scrap copper can primarily be found around the electrical and Plumbing trade industry.
Prices are subject to daily changes, influenced by the current live market. For the most up-to-date pricing information, feel free to contact us today!
In order to sell copper (or any derivatives like brass etc..), you are required to present a licensed purchaser such as King Scrap Metals with 100 points of ID. These must include one photo ID such as, passport or drivers licence, along with one proof of address issued in the last three months such as utility bill, payslip, bank statement. The address and name on the proof of address must match those on the photo ID.
If you are unsure if your material is scrap copper, send us a photo by email to or bring it to our yard in Malaga where our sales team can have a look and analyse the material.
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