Table 1.1.16 Plate Type by vehicle type - registered vehicles as at 31 March 2008

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) 673,631 23 22 0 0 1 0 83 0 8 1 1 11 10 421,647 251,823 1
XX12 (two letters & two numbers) 5,884 122 33 0 0 0 0 5,536 179 13 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
XX123 (two letters & three numbers) 153,236 100,156 28,837 1,421 330 57 178 4,158 65 16,422 1,068 326 11 26 149 20 12
XX1234 (two letters & four numbers) 254,949 106,717 35,192 2,265 296 54 115 52 0 17,510 941 396 9 30 78,760 12,609 3
XXX12 (three letters & two numbers) 130,932 166 27 0 0 0 0 120,871 9,762 28 8 1 6 3 15 0 45
XXX123 (three letters & three numbers) 1,826,576 1,205,197 246,922 25,479 11,051 2,984 2,610 880 0 265,000 47,608 9,351 3,593 5,793 31 44 33
XX12XX (four letters & two numbers) 869,298 535,889 147,778 14,452 5,677 1,638 1,358 150 0 126,171 25,908 7,897 856 1,455 18 38 13
CC2000 Plates Career Consuls 280 205 46 24 2 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
CC3000 Plates Honorary Consuls 31 24 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Custom Plates 25,672 14,545 4,803 299 109 27 24 1,321 44 3,699 517 189 1 29 14 49 2
FBY Plates Fire Brigade 675 1 2 0 0 3 6 0 0 21 242 18 1 380 0 1 0
HC Plates City Hire Cars 972 969 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
MO Plates Public Buses 7,578 0 0 0 106 7,390 6 0 0 5 56 15 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (1 digit) 12 8 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (2 digit) 86 61 11 1 0 0 0 11 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (3 digit) 416 321 73 4 0 0 0 5 0 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (4 digit) 588 407 143 3 0 0 0 0 0 35 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (5 digit) 268 197 53 2 1 0 0 0 0 14 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (6 digit) 200 149 39 0 1 0 0 0 0 9 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
FIRS Plates Trailer 1,712 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,712 0
FIRS Plates Hauling Unit 2,513 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 1 186 2,323 0 0 0 0 0
XXX12X (three letters, two numbers & one letter) 1,209,572 858,720 253,073 21,285 1,267 110 358 287 1 74,425 19 0 6 2 0 3 16
T Plates Metropolitan Taxis 5,359 4,974 1 255 81 26 0 0 0 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
000TT Plates Industry Transport Two Trucks 232 0 7 0 1 0 0 0 0 20 201 3 0 0 0 0 0
0000TT Plates Accident Recovery Tow Trucks 1,149 5 4 0 0 2 0 0 0 155 921 62 0 0 0 0 0
TC Plates Country Taxis 966 769 1 43 107 29 1 0 0 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TV Plates Tourist Vehicles 2,191 24 45 104 390 1,483 22 0 0 89 31 2 0 1 0 0 0
TOTAL 5,174,978 2,829,649 717,117 65,639 19,419 13,810 4,678 133,358 10,052 503,680 77,709 20,584 4,494 7,730 500,635 266,299 125