The information sought is not held in the format requested. Separate figures are not recorded for passenger cars and light vans.
In the financial year 2008-09:
(a) the total number of vehicles destroyed was 1,109,574;
(b) the total number of certificates of destruction issued was 1,026,054;
(c) the total number of vehicles de-registered on the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency vehicle register was 909,653.