Table 1.1.16 Plate Type by vehicle type - registered vehicles as at 30 September 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) 682,696 26 24 0 0 0 0 87 0 7 1 2 12 14 425,090 257,432 1
XX12 (two letters & two numbers) 6,042 124 33 0 0 0 0 5,673 196 15 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
XX123 (two letters & three numbers) 151,789 98,636 29,237 1,387 307 59 177 4,033 78 16,298 1,048 313 8 25 151 20 12
XX1234 (two letters & four numbers) 251,579 105,226 35,842 2,262 273 48 126 50 0 17,395 937 391 8 29 76,812 12,178 2
XXX12 (three letters & two numbers) 137,794 180 32 0 0 0 0 126,804 10,655 28 8 1 8 3 23 0 52
XXX123 (three letters & three numbers) 1,731,397 1,138,472 239,272 24,385 10,060 2,820 2,470 785 0 250,767 44,885 8,674 3,304 5,399 33 42 29
XX12XX (four letters & two numbers) 949,833 579,494 165,176 15,685 6,245 1,903 1,513 161 0 139,336 28,929 8,767 930 1,635 15 32 12
CC2000 Plates Career Consuls 280 199 46 30 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 28,226 14,679 5,004 302 149 1,474 24 1,824 58 3,860 540 208 2 30 13 57 2
FBY Plates Fire Brigade 669 1 2 0 0 3 6 0 0 20 246 18 1 371 0 1 0
HC Plates City Hire Cars 1,071 1,057 3 2 0 8 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
MO Plates Public Buses 6,191 0 0 0 76 6,058 6 0 0 6 35 10 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (1 digit) 11 7 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (2 digit) 91 64 11 2 0 0 0 13 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (3 digit) 417 318 78 4 0 0 0 5 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (4 digit) 592 399 156 3 0 0 0 0 0 34 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (5 digit) 274 199 56 2 1 0 0 0 0 15 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (6 digit) 203 154 36 0 1 0 0 0 0 10 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
FIRS Plates Trailer 1,804 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,804 0
FIRS Plates Hauling Unit 2,480 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 1 189 2,287 0 0 0 0 0
XXX12X (three letters, two numbers & one letter) 1,277,643 900,759 272,286 22,240 1,324 146 425 268 1 80,144 19 0 6 1 0 7 17
T Plates Metropolitan Taxis 5,419 4,999 1 298 79 21 0 0 0 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
000TT Plates Industry Transport Two Trucks 263 0 7 0 1 0 0 0 0 23 228 4 0 0 0 0 0
0000TT Plates Accident Recovery Tow Trucks 1,121 3 4 0 0 2 0 0 0 138 912 61 0 1 0 0 0
TC Plates Country Taxis 966 762 0 48 112 27 1 0 0 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TV Plates Tourist Vehicles 2,218 26 48 102 403 1,501 22 0 0 79 34 2 0 1 0 0 0
TOTAL 5,241,100 2,845,808 747,359 66,754 19,033 14,073 4,770 139,707 10,988 508,229 78,014 20,738 4,279 7,510 502,138 271,573 127