Table 1.1.16 Plate Type by vehicle type - registered vehicles as at 31 March 2003

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) 550,604 11 14 0 0 1 0 56 0 0 0 0 22 5 365,618 184,877 0
XX12 (two letters & two numbers) 4,886 82 18 0 0 0 0 4,690 82 13 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
XX123 (two letters & three numbers) 171,257 119,886 23,012 1,470 626 62 171 5,855 36 18,330 1,205 311 25 40 186 26 16
XX1234 (two letters & four numbers) 289,090 123,076 24,945 1,660 476 107 119 108 0 18,480 965 331 15 50 101,084 17,664 10
XXX12 (three letters & two numbers) 87,467 114 13 1 0 0 0 84,928 2,342 10 4 0 9 1 2 1 42
XXX123 (three letters & three numbers) 2,808,622 1,946,656 295,159 33,291 23,127 4,318 4,260 2,184 0 397,890 69,729 14,831 6,968 9,987 60 63 99
CC2000 Plates Career Consuls 266 203 38 20 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
CC3000 Plates Honorary Consuls 33 27 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Custom Plates 19,389 12,652 3,063 231 94 41 14 8 0 2,685 396 104 5 37 14 41 4
FBY Plates Fire Brigade 839 69 39 3 0 4 6 0 0 48 173 17 1 465 0 6 8
HC Plates City Hire Cars 519 510 4 2 0 2 0 0 0 1 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 7,267 0 0 0 78 7,038 68 0 0 8 59 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) 81 71 4 1 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (3 digit) 389 322 49 4 0 0 0 0 0 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (4 digit) 573 450 89 2 0 0 0 0 0 31 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (5 digit) 253 200 36 2 1 0 0 0 0 12 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (6 digit) 193 149 30 0 1 0 0 0 0 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
FIRS Plates Trailer 849 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 849 0
FIRS Plates Hauling Unit 1,381 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 134 1,241 0 0 0 1 0
XXX12X (three letters, two numbers & one letter) 645,340 499,544 101,563 9,138 957 72 114 409 1 33,495 19 0 9 4 0 1 14
T Plates Metropolitan Taxis 4,912 4,758 0 44 67 31 0 0 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
000TT Plates Industry Transport Two Trucks 147 3 11 0 1 0 0 0 0 29 99 4 0 0 0 0 0
0000TT Plates Accident Recovery Tow Trucks 1,241 7 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 269 907 53 0 0 0 0 0
TC Plates Country Taxis 894 796 1 4 69 13 0 0 0 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TV Plates Tourist Vehicles 1,588 8 35 105 212 1,135 26 0 0 50 13 3 0 1 0 0 0
TOTAL 4,598,092 2,709,603 448,133 45,979 25,713 12,829 4,778 98,245 2,462 471,402 73,705 16,911 7,054 10,591 466,965 203,529 193