Table 1.1.16 Plate Type by vehicle type - registered vehicles as at 31 March 2004

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) 578,995 11 15 0 0 1 0 57 0 1 0 0 20 6 379,882 199,002 0
XX12 (two letters & two numbers) 5,402 106 20 1 0 0 0 5,163 93 17 0 1 0 1 0 0 0
XX123 (two letters & three numbers) 169,210 116,597 24,762 1,497 557 73 170 5,475 43 18,246 1,177 337 21 37 177 25 16
XX1234 (two letters & four numbers) 287,028 122,876 27,936 1,821 453 118 130 98 0 19,117 1,008 371 10 46 96,430 16,605 9
XXX12 (three letters & two numbers) 93,362 110 28 2 0 0 0 90,094 3,043 16 9 0 13 1 2 2 42
XXX123 (three letters & three numbers) 2,810,191 1,919,540 319,079 35,016 21,949 4,506 4,130 1,912 0 401,342 70,950 15,643 6,488 9,414 66 67 89
CC2000 Plates Career Consuls 254 186 45 19 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
CC3000 Plates Honorary Consuls 39 28 9 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Custom Plates 21,550 13,730 3,552 263 97 32 15 11 0 3,172 443 133 4 41 16 37 4
FBY Plates Fire Brigade 728 14 12 0 0 1 6 0 0 28 204 18 1 431 0 5 8
HC Plates City Hire Cars 594 585 3 2 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
MO Plates Public Buses 7,202 0 0 0 78 7,009 41 0 0 2 57 14 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 71 6 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (3 digit) 401 322 64 3 0 0 0 0 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (4 digit) 584 437 108 1 0 0 0 0 0 37 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (5 digit) 258 198 42 2 1 0 0 0 0 14 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (6 digit) 198 150 34 0 1 0 0 0 0 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
FIRS Plates Trailer 961 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 961 0
FIRS Plates Hauling Unit 1,585 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 131 1,450 0 0 0 0 0
XXX12X (three letters, two numbers & one letter) 750,293 567,416 127,971 11,228 1,018 77 145 389 0 41,997 21 0 10 2 0 1 18
T Plates Metropolitan Taxis 4,956 4,780 0 50 79 31 0 0 0 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
000TT Plates Industry Transport Two Trucks 152 2 9 0 1 0 0 0 0 25 112 3 0 0 0 0 0
0000TT Plates Accident Recovery Tow Trucks 1,198 7 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 233 897 58 0 0 0 0 0
TC Plates Country Taxis 911 795 1 5 77 19 1 0 0 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TV Plates Tourist Vehicles 1,569 11 34 104 222 1,104 21 0 0 52 18 2 0 1 0 0 0
TOTAL 4,737,711 2,747,978 503,733 50,017 24,534 12,978 4,659 103,205 3,179 484,357 75,028 18,030 6,567 9,981 476,574 216,705 186