What Is a Certificate of Destruction?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Apr 2, 2020 10:03:19 AM ET
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A certificate of destruction is a title given to owners of vehicles that have been destroyed due to an accident. Another name for the certificate of destruction is "salvage certificate of title." The owner of the vehicle can apply for a certificate of destruction once the insurance company deems the vehicle a total loss.

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