Table 1.1.16 Plate Type by vehicle type - registered vehicles as at 30 June 2005

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) 612,454 12 15 0 0 1 0 63 0 1 0 0 11 7 395,676 216,668 0
XX12 (two letters & two numbers) 5,292 114 22 1 0 0 0 5,024 112 18 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
XX123 (two letters & three numbers) 163,637 110,640 26,234 1,507 460 73 160 5,019 62 17,725 1,164 334 19 29 174 22 15
XX1234 (two letters & four numbers) 277,263 117,423 30,596 2,003 423 122 117 72 0 18,733 1,021 390 11 43 90,979 15,322 8
XXX12 (three letters & two numbers) 101,310 122 24 2 1 0 0 96,482 4,587 23 6 1 10 1 3 3 45
XXX123 (three letters & three numbers) 2,504,285 1,685,442 303,269 32,446 18,425 4,084 3,624 1,571 0 362,857 64,704 13,870 5,524 8,266 54 56 93
XX12XX (four letters & two numbers) 273,449 175,556 41,474 4,301 1,943 509 414 54 0 38,646 7,378 2,428 285 433 12 14 2
CC2000 Plates Career Consuls 250 186 42 16 3 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
CC3000 Plates Honorary Consuls 33 22 9 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Custom Plates 22,649 14,103 3,857 280 91 30 10 13 0 3,546 472 153 3 39 10 37 5
FBY Plates Fire Brigade 687 2 3 0 0 1 6 0 0 21 208 19 1 421 0 5 0
HC Plates City Hire Cars 682 679 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 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 7,219 0 0 0 86 7,031 22 0 0 3 60 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) 79 64 8 1 0 0 0 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (3 digit) 395 310 71 2 0 0 0 0 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (4 digit) 572 418 113 1 1 0 0 0 0 38 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (5 digit) 248 187 42 2 1 0 0 0 0 15 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (6 digit) 198 147 36 0 1 0 0 0 0 13 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
FIRS Plates Trailer 1,210 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,210 0
FIRS Plates Hauling Unit 1,848 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 158 1,683 0 0 0 2 0
XXX12X (three letters, two numbers & one letter) 877,833 645,701 163,767 14,108 1,145 78 188 364 0 52,433 23 1 10 2 0 1 12
T Plates Metropolitan Taxis 5,127 4,938 0 60 80 31 0 0 0 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
000TT Plates Industry Transport Two Trucks 165 2 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 26 127 3 0 0 0 0 0
0000TT Plates Accident Recovery Tow Trucks 1,127 7 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 184 870 61 0 0 0 0 0
TC Plates Country Taxis 937 796 1 13 95 18 1 0 0 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TV Plates Tourist Vehicles 1,566 10 30 102 238 1,072 24 0 0 62 25 2 0 1 0 0 0
TOTAL 4,860,526 2,756,889 569,626 54,847 22,994 13,056 4,566 108,669 4,762 494,391 76,218 18,961 5,874 9,244 486,909 233,340 180