Table 1.1.16 Plate Type by vehicle type - registered vehicles as at 31 December 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) 543,542 10 15 0 0 1 0 54 0 0 0 0 22 4 360,665 182,771 0
XX12 (two letters & two numbers) 4,717 79 17 0 0 0 0 4,532 76 12 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
XX123 (two letters & three numbers) 171,966 120,761 22,712 1,472 658 61 175 5,952 33 18,343 1,212 301 24 42 178 25 17
XX1234 (two letters & four numbers) 288,716 122,952 24,259 1,630 495 105 122 108 0 18,379 948 327 16 50 101,487 17,828 10
XXX12 (three letters & two numbers) 86,362 105 14 1 0 0 0 84,006 2,164 7 5 0 9 1 2 1 47
XXX123 (three letters & three numbers) 2,812,265 1,954,966 289,315 32,956 23,433 4,303 4,292 2,235 0 398,370 69,896 15,051 7,106 10,113 66 62 101
CC2000 Plates Career Consuls 261 199 38 20 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
CC3000 Plates Honorary Consuls 31 25 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Custom Plates 18,919 12,425 2,954 225 90 35 14 9 0 2,605 376 95 4 32 15 36 4
FBY Plates Fire Brigade 879 86 50 3 0 4 6 0 0 52 175 17 1 470 0 7 8
HC Plates City Hire Cars 502 494 4 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
HV Plates Country Hire Cars 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
MO Plates Public Buses 7,258 0 0 0 80 7,023 74 0 0 10 55 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) 78 67 4 1 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (3 digit) 386 323 47 4 0 0 0 0 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (4 digit) 579 453 90 2 0 0 0 0 0 33 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (5 digit) 248 196 37 2 1 0 0 0 0 11 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (6 digit) 200 154 31 0 1 0 0 0 0 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
FIRS Plates Trailer 837 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 837 0
FIRS Plates Hauling Unit 1,337 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 129 1,203 0 0 0 0 0
XXX12X (three letters, two numbers & one letter) 622,260 483,435 96,562 8,669 943 70 116 417 0 31,999 20 0 10 4 0 1 14
T Plates Metropolitan Taxis 4,916 4,763 0 42 67 31 0 0 0 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
000TT Plates Industry Transport Two Trucks 148 3 12 0 1 0 0 0 0 30 98 4 0 0 0 0 0
0000TT Plates Accident Recovery Tow Trucks 1,271 7 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 283 923 52 0 0 0 0 0
TC Plates Country Taxis 894 801 1 3 65 13 0 0 0 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TV Plates Tourist Vehicles 1,577 7 31 103 208 1,140 24 0 0 47 14 2 0 1 0 0 0
TOTAL 4,570,161 2,702,320 436,204 45,136 26,045 12,793 4,823 97,321 2,274 470,232 73,853 17,068 7,192 10,718 462,413 201,568 201