Table 1.1.16 Plate Type by vehicle type - registered vehicles as at 30 September 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) 616,514 13 15 0 0 0 0 63 0 1 0 0 12 7 396,906 219,497 0
XX12 (two letters & two numbers) 5,324 121 21 1 0 0 0 5,054 108 18 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
XX123 (two letters & three numbers) 163,009 109,764 26,607 1,501 445 74 163 4,931 55 17,718 1,160 335 17 31 171 23 14
XX1234 (two letters & four numbers) 275,192 116,660 31,190 2,067 417 125 118 68 0 18,721 1,008 389 11 42 89,431 14,938 7
XXX12 (three letters & two numbers) 103,581 126 23 1 1 0 0 98,426 4,912 26 6 1 9 1 3 3 43
XXX123 (three letters & three numbers) 2,430,856 1,633,436 297,425 31,684 17,272 4,086 3,508 1,492 0 352,811 62,532 13,196 5,267 7,962 55 54 76
XX12XX (four letters & two numbers) 348,435 222,472 53,264 5,587 2,393 654 526 69 0 49,872 9,596 3,036 349 587 11 16 3
CC2000 Plates Career Consuls 261 195 43 17 2 0 0 0 0 4 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 22,962 14,186 4,030 283 98 25 10 13 0 3,593 475 154 3 40 9 38 5
FBY Plates Fire Brigade 691 2 2 0 0 1 6 0 0 21 211 19 1 423 0 5 0
HC Plates City Hire Cars 713 711 1 0 0 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 7,178 0 0 0 83 6,998 20 0 0 2 59 16 0 0 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) 80 65 8 1 0 0 0 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (3 digit) 395 307 75 2 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (4 digit) 574 416 121 0 0 0 0 0 0 36 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (5 digit) 245 184 43 2 1 0 0 0 0 14 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (6 digit) 199 150 35 0 1 0 0 0 0 12 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
FIRS Plates Trailer 1,255 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,255 0
FIRS Plates Hauling Unit 1,911 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 160 1,744 0 0 0 2 0
XXX12X (three letters, two numbers & one letter) 908,783 665,361 172,110 14,840 1,095 85 193 369 0 54,679 25 1 10 2 0 1 12
T Plates Metropolitan Taxis 5,149 4,950 0 59 83 34 0 0 0 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
000TT Plates Industry Transport Two Trucks 178 3 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 24 141 3 0 0 0 0 0
0000TT Plates Accident Recovery Tow Trucks 1,119 5 5 0 0 1 0 0 0 185 863 60 0 0 0 0 0
TC Plates Country Taxis 940 790 1 16 91 26 1 0 0 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TV Plates Tourist Vehicles 1,577 11 29 99 232 1,087 24 0 0 66 25 3 0 1 0 0 0
TOTAL 4,897,165 2,769,958 585,064 56,162 22,214 13,202 4,569 110,492 5,076 497,853 76,263 18,957 5,679 9,097 486,587 235,832 160