Table 1.1.16 Plate Type by vehicle type - registered vehicles as at 31 December 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) 623,791 14 16 0 0 1 0 60 0 1 0 0 11 7 398,239 225,441 1
XX12 (two letters & two numbers) 5,363 123 21 1 0 0 0 5,087 112 18 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
XX123 (two letters & three numbers) 162,343 108,942 26,931 1,498 427 73 162 4,865 53 17,646 1,161 340 18 31 158 23 15
XX1234 (two letters & four numbers) 272,930 116,093 31,679 2,085 399 129 115 68 0 18,697 1,003 402 10 41 87,516 14,686 7
XXX12 (three letters & two numbers) 107,080 131 22 0 1 0 0 101,313 5,520 26 6 1 9 2 3 2 44
XXX123 (three letters & three numbers) 2,367,955 1,587,155 292,376 30,990 16,564 4,003 3,399 1,420 0 343,690 61,646 13,716 5,072 7,769 51 53 51
XX12XX (four letters & two numbers) 413,272 262,266 64,059 6,696 2,820 747 621 80 0 59,235 11,629 3,964 424 696 9 23 3
CC2000 Plates Career Consuls 261 193 42 20 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 23,368 14,400 4,142 280 102 24 14 12 0 3,649 494 159 3 36 12 37 4
FBY Plates Fire Brigade 701 2 2 0 0 1 6 0 0 21 221 18 1 425 0 4 0
HC Plates City Hire Cars 736 733 1 1 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 6,737 0 0 0 85 6,563 14 0 0 2 57 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) 78 63 8 1 0 0 0 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (3 digit) 395 309 73 2 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (4 digit) 576 410 132 0 0 0 0 0 0 33 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (5 digit) 246 186 44 2 1 0 0 0 0 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (6 digit) 202 149 38 0 1 0 0 0 0 13 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
FIRS Plates Trailer 1,296 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,296 0
FIRS Plates Hauling Unit 1,978 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 159 1,812 0 0 0 2 0
XXX12X (three letters, two numbers & one letter) 937,429 684,213 179,451 15,555 1,125 89 205 366 0 56,372 24 1 10 2 0 1 15
T Plates Metropolitan Taxis 5,173 4,959 0 72 90 30 0 0 0 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
000TT Plates Industry Transport Two Trucks 174 3 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 21 141 2 0 0 0 0 0
0000TT Plates Accident Recovery Tow Trucks 1,142 6 5 0 0 2 0 0 0 180 885 64 0 0 0 0 0
TC Plates Country Taxis 945 792 1 16 92 27 1 0 0 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TV Plates Tourist Vehicles 1,583 12 27 99 240 1,094 19 0 0 68 20 3 0 1 0 0 0
TOTAL 4,935,798 2,781,184 599,086 57,320 21,949 12,789 4,556 113,278 5,686 499,739 77,448 20,498 5,558 9,011 485,988 241,568 140