Table 1.1.16 Plate Type by vehicle type - registered vehicles as at 31 December 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) 571,785 11 15 0 0 1 0 57 0 1 0 0 22 6 374,348 197,324 0
XX12 (two letters & two numbers) 5,434 96 18 1 0 0 0 5,210 93 15 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
XX123 (two letters & three numbers) 170,302 117,792 24,466 1,508 574 69 173 5,563 39 18,323 1,196 332 22 37 169 23 16
XX1234 (two letters & four numbers) 288,310 124,093 27,509 1,771 476 115 130 95 0 19,165 999 363 9 48 96,728 16,799 10
XXX12 (three letters & two numbers) 92,061 115 24 1 0 0 0 89,074 2,765 14 9 0 10 1 1 2 45
XXX123 (three letters & three numbers) 2,813,954 1,927,723 313,441 34,613 22,262 4,420 4,137 1,999 0 401,171 71,295 16,495 6,647 9,530 64 66 91
CC2000 Plates Career Consuls 252 185 43 20 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
CC3000 Plates Honorary Consuls 38 27 9 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Custom Plates 21,483 13,804 3,488 259 92 35 15 11 0 3,132 422 121 3 42 15 41 3
FBY Plates Fire Brigade 757 25 15 1 0 1 6 0 0 32 191 18 1 454 0 5 8
HC Plates City Hire Cars 588 580 3 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 7,222 0 0 0 80 7,020 49 0 0 2 56 14 0 1 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (1 digit) 10 7 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (2 digit) 81 71 6 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (3 digit) 399 325 58 3 0 0 0 0 0 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (4 digit) 582 438 105 1 0 0 0 0 0 37 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (5 digit) 261 202 40 3 1 0 0 0 0 14 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (6 digit) 204 154 37 0 1 0 0 0 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
FIRS Plates Trailer 922 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 922 0
FIRS Plates Hauling Unit 1,535 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 126 1,404 0 0 0 1 0
XXX12X (three letters, two numbers & one letter) 724,992 551,271 121,141 10,738 1,031 75 142 392 1 40,150 19 0 11 2 0 1 18
T Plates Metropolitan Taxis 4,927 4,754 0 48 78 32 0 0 0 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
000TT Plates Industry Transport Two Trucks 147 3 9 0 1 0 0 0 0 24 106 4 0 0 0 0 0
0000TT Plates Accident Recovery Tow Trucks 1,208 8 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 237 906 54 0 0 0 0 0
TC Plates Country Taxis 916 804 1 5 76 17 1 0 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TV Plates Tourist Vehicles 1,574 11 34 104 217 1,109 24 0 0 54 17 3 0 1 0 0 0
TOTAL 4,709,945 2,742,500 490,465 49,081 24,891 12,900 4,677 102,407 2,898 482,426 75,343 18,808 6,725 10,123 471,326 215,184 191