Table 1.1.16 Plate Type by vehicle type - registered vehicles as at 31 December 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) 601,725 10 15 0 0 1 0 57 0 1 0 0 16 6 389,088 212,531 0
XX12 (two letters & two numbers) 5,349 113 19 1 0 0 0 5,101 101 13 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
XX123 (two letters & three numbers) 166,535 113,355 25,837 1,520 491 75 168 5,197 43 18,052 1,190 346 19 33 173 21 15
XX1234 (two letters & four numbers) 281,483 120,193 29,882 1,937 419 121 118 77 0 19,166 1,030 394 10 44 92,277 15,806 9
XXX12 (three letters & two numbers) 99,071 111 27 2 1 0 0 94,970 3,868 20 6 1 12 1 3 3 46
XXX123 (three letters & three numbers) 2,686,577 1,814,985 318,989 34,466 20,019 4,400 3,915 1,734 0 388,352 69,067 15,797 5,914 8,753 57 61 68
CC2000 Plates Career Consuls 247 182 44 15 2 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
CC3000 Plates Honorary Consuls 37 26 9 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Custom Plates 147,838 95,975 22,215 2,280 962 292 185 37 0 20,147 3,885 1,451 126 218 14 45 6
FBY Plates Fire Brigade 691 2 4 0 0 1 7 0 0 20 205 19 1 427 0 5 0
HC Plates City Hire Cars 632 626 1 1 0 3 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 7,144 0 0 0 79 6,959 28 0 0 3 58 16 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) 77 64 8 1 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (3 digit) 394 318 66 2 0 0 0 0 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (4 digit) 576 427 111 1 0 0 0 0 0 36 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (5 digit) 248 190 41 2 1 0 0 0 0 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (6 digit) 195 146 35 0 1 0 0 0 0 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
FIRS Plates Trailer 1,131 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,131 0
FIRS Plates Hauling Unit 1,754 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 148 1,602 0 0 0 1 0
XXX12X (three letters, two numbers & one letter) 831,907 617,398 150,778 13,026 1,100 82 179 388 0 48,909 22 1 10 2 0 1 11
T Plates Metropolitan Taxis 5,099 4,907 0 58 82 33 0 0 0 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
000TT Plates Industry Transport Two Trucks 152 3 8 0 1 0 0 0 0 24 113 3 0 0 0 0 0
0000TT Plates Accident Recovery Tow Trucks 1,189 9 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 202 913 60 0 0 0 0 0
TC Plates Country Taxis 934 801 1 9 85 22 1 0 0 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TV Plates Tourist Vehicles 1,540 12 35 95 219 1,071 23 0 0 57 24 3 0 1 0 0 0
TOTAL 4,842,536 2,769,861 548,130 53,418 23,462 13,063 4,624 107,567 4,012 495,077 76,662 19,693 6,108 9,487 481,612 229,605 155