Table 1.1.16 Plate Type by vehicle type - registered vehicles as at 31 December 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) 644,105 19 17 0 0 1 0 70 0 1 0 0 9 7 407,124 236,856 1
XX12 (two letters & two numbers) 5,435 119 20 0 0 0 0 5,144 137 14 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
XX123 (two letters & three numbers) 158,256 105,039 27,843 1,467 373 61 179 4,385 58 17,161 1,118 343 14 29 152 20 14
XX1234 (two letters & four numbers) 264,491 112,061 33,323 2,183 343 59 121 56 0 18,179 970 386 10 35 83,088 13,672 5
XXX12 (three letters & two numbers) 117,263 154 27 0 1 0 0 109,288 7,697 32 7 1 10 3 5 0 38
XXX123 (three letters & three numbers) 2,108,137 1,404,247 270,780 28,264 13,732 3,404 3,021 1,168 0 306,238 54,565 11,343 4,379 6,867 43 46 40
XX12XX (four letters & two numbers) 642,901 403,480 103,127 10,704 4,211 1,088 1,028 117 1 93,219 18,364 5,843 620 1,047 18 22 12
CC2000 Plates Career Consuls 273 200 46 21 2 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
CC3000 Plates Honorary Consuls 32 24 6 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Custom Plates 23,687 14,403 4,453 277 100 27 18 9 0 3,644 495 166 2 35 10 45 3
FBY Plates Fire Brigade 697 1 2 0 0 3 6 0 0 24 231 18 1 407 0 4 0
HC Plates City Hire Cars 808 803 3 0 0 2 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 7,446 0 0 0 105 7,259 8 0 0 2 52 20 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (1 digit) 10 7 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (2 digit) 81 65 8 1 0 0 0 6 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (3 digit) 402 312 76 2 0 0 0 0 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (4 digit) 595 415 147 3 0 0 0 0 0 30 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (5 digit) 253 191 47 1 1 0 0 0 0 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (6 digit) 197 147 36 0 1 0 0 0 0 11 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
FIRS Plates Trailer 1,474 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,474 0
FIRS Plates Hauling Unit 2,198 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 180 2,016 0 0 0 1 0
XXX12X (three letters, two numbers & one letter) 1,050,623 758,583 208,570 18,147 1,151 96 258 331 0 63,443 21 0 9 2 0 1 11
T Plates Metropolitan Taxis 5,297 5,003 1 161 83 27 0 0 0 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
000TT Plates Industry Transport Two Trucks 211 1 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 21 181 2 0 0 0 0 0
0000TT Plates Accident Recovery Tow Trucks 1,147 6 4 0 0 2 0 0 0 172 904 59 0 0 0 0 0
TC Plates Country Taxis 953 780 1 26 104 29 0 0 0 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TV Plates Tourist Vehicles 1,966 21 30 111 346 1,326 21 0 0 79 29 2 0 1 0 0 0
TOTAL 5,038,939 2,806,082 648,573 61,370 20,553 13,385 4,660 120,576 7,894 502,335 77,119 20,199 5,054 8,434 490,440 252,141 124