Table 1.1.16 Plate Type by vehicle type - registered vehicles as at 30 September 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) 562,711 12 14 0 0 0 0 57 0 0 0 0 22 6 371,784 190,816 0
XX12 (two letters & two numbers) 5,199 87 20 1 0 0 0 4,983 92 14 0 1 0 1 0 0 0
XX123 (two letters & three numbers) 170,448 118,395 24,000 1,503 589 66 171 5,615 39 18,255 1,201 330 21 38 184 25 16
XX1234 (two letters & four numbers) 288,683 123,364 26,720 1,728 482 108 122 100 0 18,906 981 350 12 50 98,685 17,065 10
XXX12 (three letters & two numbers) 90,320 115 20 0 0 0 0 87,510 2,595 15 9 0 10 1 0 2 43
XXX123 (three letters & three numbers) 2,810,552 1,934,506 307,565 34,085 22,510 4,400 4,170 2,055 0 399,862 69,939 14,843 6,723 9,640 62 60 132
CC2000 Plates Career Consuls 253 189 41 18 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
CC3000 Plates Honorary Consuls 36 27 8 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Custom Plates 20,790 13,420 3,348 251 88 35 14 11 0 2,998 408 110 5 40 14 44 4
FBY Plates Fire Brigade 775 33 22 1 0 1 6 0 0 36 177 18 1 467 0 5 8
HC Plates City Hire Cars 559 549 5 2 0 2 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 7,255 0 0 0 81 7,041 54 0 0 2 61 15 0 1 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (1 digit) 9 6 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (2 digit) 81 69 6 1 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (3 digit) 401 333 54 3 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (4 digit) 583 445 101 2 0 0 0 0 0 34 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (5 digit) 262 205 38 3 1 0 0 0 0 13 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (6 digit) 202 154 35 0 1 0 0 0 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
FIRS Plates Trailer 889 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 889 0
FIRS Plates Hauling Unit 1,470 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 139 1,326 0 0 0 1 0
XXX12X (three letters, two numbers & one letter) 698,345 534,342 114,364 10,229 1,009 77 130 401 1 37,743 19 0 11 2 0 1 16
T Plates Metropolitan Taxis 4,919 4,750 0 43 80 32 0 0 0 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
000TT Plates Industry Transport Two Trucks 143 3 9 0 1 0 0 0 0 26 99 5 0 0 0 0 0
0000TT Plates Accident Recovery Tow Trucks 1,211 7 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 245 900 55 0 0 0 0 0
TC Plates Country Taxis 901 798 1 5 72 15 0 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TV Plates Tourist Vehicles 1,553 10 34 96 213 1,105 23 0 0 51 17 3 0 1 0 0 0
TOTAL 4,668,551 2,731,820 476,409 47,972 25,130 12,886 4,690 100,740 2,727 478,250 73,952 17,056 6,805 10,247 470,730 208,908 229