Table 1.1.16 Plate Type by vehicle type - registered vehicles as at 30 June 2002

PLATE TYPE TOTAL Vehicle type
Passenger Vehicles Off-road Vehicles People movers
Small Buses
Buses
Mobile Homes
Motor cycles
Scooters
Light Trucks
Heavy Trucks
Prime Movers
Light Plants
Heavy Plants
Small Trailers
Trailers
Other Vehicles
X12345 (one letter & 5 numbers) 532,222 11 14 0 0 0 0 50 0 0 0 0 24 4 355,790 176,329 0
XX12 (two letters & two numbers) 4,340 76 11 0 0 0 0 4,183 61 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
XX123 (two letters & three numbers) 172,294 121,834 21,647 1,429 715 58 178 6,237 31 18,375 1,191 301 24 40 190 26 18
XX1234 (two letters & four numbers) 289,245 121,535 22,329 1,512 513 94 114 118 0 17,795 936 314 15 52 105,323 18,584 11
XXX12 (three letters & two numbers) 84,123 101 9 1 0 0 0 82,093 1,854 7 3 0 6 1 0 1 47
XXX123 (three letters & three numbers) 2,810,035 1,968,366 276,226 31,779 24,005 4,176 4,377 2,393 0 396,829 69,334 14,549 7,272 10,358 69 64 238
CC2000 Plates Career Consuls 266 206 37 19 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
CC3000 Plates Honorary Consuls 32 26 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Custom Plates 17,232 11,387 2,615 206 91 30 14 8 0 2,355 352 87 4 36 8 36 3
FBY Plates Fire Brigade 875 93 52 3 0 4 6 0 0 48 175 17 1 459 0 9 8
HC Plates City Hire Cars 475 467 4 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
HV Plates Country Hire Cars 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
MO Plates Public Buses 7,351 0 0 0 76 7,101 90 0 0 12 56 15 0 1 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (1 digit) 10 7 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (2 digit) 80 67 4 1 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (3 digit) 390 325 50 3 0 0 0 0 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (4 digit) 583 455 88 1 0 0 0 0 0 38 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (5 digit) 254 201 39 1 1 0 0 0 0 9 1 0 0 0 1 1 0
Numeral-only Plates (6 digit) 197 149 30 1 1 0 0 0 0 15 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
FIRS Plates Trailer 759 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 759 0
FIRS Plates Hauling Unit 1,282 0 0 0 0 8 0 0 0 0 135 1,139 0 0 0 0 0
XXX12X (three letters, two numbers & one letter) 574,257 450,787 85,728 7,606 929 64 110 422 1 28,561 19 0 11 4 0 1 14
T Plates Metropolitan Taxis 4,893 4,748 0 38 65 29 0 0 0 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
000TT Plates Industry Transport Two Trucks 135 3 12 0 1 0 0 0 0 30 85 4 0 0 0 0 0
0000TT Plates Accident Recovery Tow Trucks 1,261 10 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 287 912 46 0 0 0 0 0
TC Plates Country Taxis 893 808 1 2 61 9 0 0 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TV Plates Tourist Vehicles 1,582 4 29 97 216 1,146 27 0 0 47 14 1 0 1 0 0 0
TOTAL 4,505,067 2,681,667 408,936 42,702 26,677 12,720 4,916 95,513 1,948 464,456 73,214 16,473 7,358 10,956 461,382 195,810 339