Table 1.1.16 Plate Type by vehicle type - registered vehicles as at 30 September 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) 639,287 20 17 0 0 0 0 68 0 1 0 0 9 7 406,899 232,265 1
XX12 (two letters & two numbers) 5,387 121 23 0 0 0 0 5,099 129 14 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
XX123 (two letters & three numbers) 159,078 105,849 27,643 1,490 385 60 173 4,470 59 17,258 1,114 337 14 29 161 22 14
XX1234 (two letters & four numbers) 267,113 112,901 32,887 2,175 357 59 117 58 0 18,245 979 388 10 33 84,949 13,950 5
XXX12 (three letters & two numbers) 114,419 157 25 1 1 0 0 106,970 7,171 32 7 1 9 3 3 2 37
XXX123 (three letters & three numbers) 2,162,898 1,443,795 275,276 28,830 14,296 3,557 3,116 1,246 0 313,791 55,894 11,342 4,515 7,084 49 50 57
XX12XX (four letters & two numbers) 589,091 370,528 93,861 9,709 3,887 991 935 104 1 85,562 16,652 5,271 569 973 16 22 10
CC2000 Plates Career Consuls 265 195 44 20 2 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
CC3000 Plates Honorary Consuls 31 23 6 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Custom Plates 23,344 14,235 4,332 285 94 25 16 8 0 3,603 489 164 3 38 9 40 3
FBY Plates Fire Brigade 689 1 2 0 0 3 6 0 0 24 226 19 1 403 0 4 0
HC Plates City Hire Cars 775 772 2 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 7,346 0 0 0 99 7,158 12 0 0 3 54 20 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (1 digit) 11 8 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (2 digit) 80 65 8 1 0 0 0 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (3 digit) 396 312 70 2 0 0 0 0 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (4 digit) 572 402 137 1 0 0 0 0 0 31 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (5 digit) 258 196 47 1 1 0 0 0 0 12 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (6 digit) 196 148 36 0 1 0 0 0 0 10 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
FIRS Plates Trailer 1,418 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,418 0
FIRS Plates Hauling Unit 2,092 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 174 1,913 0 0 0 1 0
XXX12X (three letters, two numbers & one letter) 1,021,154 739,303 200,917 17,479 1,134 100 238 334 0 61,602 22 1 10 2 0 1 11
T Plates Metropolitan Taxis 5,248 5,005 1 105 86 28 0 0 0 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
000TT Plates Industry Transport Two Trucks 199 2 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 19 170 2 0 0 0 0 0
0000TT Plates Accident Recovery Tow Trucks 1,141 5 4 0 0 2 0 0 0 173 895 62 0 0 0 0 0
TC Plates Country Taxis 957 792 1 22 99 30 1 0 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TV Plates Tourist Vehicles 1,940 20 30 107 344 1,309 22 0 0 75 30 2 0 1 0 0 0
TOTAL 5,005,386 2,794,856 635,375 60,231 20,786 13,326 4,636 118,364 7,361 500,507 76,708 19,522 5,140 8,574 492,087 247,775 138