Table 1.1.16 Plate Type by vehicle type - registered vehicles as at 31 March 2006

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) 630,475 16 15 0 0 1 0 71 0 1 0 0 11 7 403,068 227,284 1
XX12 (two letters & two numbers) 5,398 124 24 1 0 0 0 5,117 114 17 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
XX123 (two letters & three numbers) 161,117 107,767 27,210 1,493 410 69 167 4,712 64 17,496 1,147 337 18 30 160 22 15
XX1234 (two letters & four numbers) 271,348 114,681 32,126 2,119 385 105 117 64 0 18,528 997 388 10 39 87,252 14,531 6
XXX12 (three letters & two numbers) 109,101 138 27 1 1 0 0 102,811 6,029 28 6 1 11 2 3 2 41
XXX123 (three letters & three numbers) 2,295,597 1,536,305 286,332 30,250 15,789 3,873 3,324 1,346 0 333,486 59,698 12,617 4,888 7,538 48 53 50
XX12XX (four letters & two numbers) 474,079 300,403 74,220 7,580 3,200 839 707 96 0 68,186 13,181 4,354 468 811 9 20 5
CC2000 Plates Career Consuls 265 194 45 20 2 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
CC3000 Plates Honorary Consuls 31 22 7 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Custom Plates 23,282 14,298 4,169 279 106 26 13 9 0 3,645 489 157 3 36 12 37 3
FBY Plates Fire Brigade 705 2 2 0 0 1 6 0 0 24 224 19 1 422 0 4 0
HC Plates City Hire Cars 746 744 1 1 0 0 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 7,208 0 0 0 85 7,028 17 0 0 2 58 18 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (1 digit) 11 8 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (2 digit) 78 62 8 1 0 0 0 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (3 digit) 392 309 72 2 0 0 0 0 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (4 digit) 572 407 133 0 0 0 0 0 0 31 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (5 digit) 247 189 42 2 0 0 0 0 0 13 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (6 digit) 197 144 37 0 1 0 0 0 0 14 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
FIRS Plates Trailer 1,306 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,306 0
FIRS Plates Hauling Unit 1,979 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 161 1,811 0 0 0 2 0
XXX12X (three letters, two numbers & one letter) 962,734 700,700 186,279 16,080 1,128 94 209 354 0 57,837 24 1 9 2 0 2 15
T Plates Metropolitan Taxis 5,199 4,982 0 80 85 29 0 0 0 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
000TT Plates Industry Transport Two Trucks 177 3 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 20 146 2 0 0 0 0 0
0000TT Plates Accident Recovery Tow Trucks 1,132 6 5 0 0 2 0 0 0 176 878 65 0 0 0 0 0
TC Plates Country Taxis 951 795 1 17 94 27 1 0 0 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TV Plates Tourist Vehicles 1,702 20 29 104 271 1,163 18 0 0 72 21 3 0 1 0 0 0
TOTAL 4,956,030 2,782,320 610,790 58,032 21,557 13,262 4,579 114,588 6,208 499,629 77,032 19,773 5,419 8,889 490,553 243,263 136