Table 1.1.16 Plate Type by vehicle type - registered vehicles as at 31 December 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) 691,576 24 24 0 0 1 0 86 0 13 1 2 14 13 427,393 264,004 1
XX12 (two letters & two numbers) 6,253 128 34 0 0 0 0 5,885 190 15 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
XX123 (two letters & three numbers) 151,389 98,008 29,486 1,383 301 59 175 4,065 82 16,255 1,044 322 9 26 145 18 11
XX1234 (two letters & four numbers) 249,977 104,734 36,364 2,278 259 51 128 49 0 17,377 935 392 8 29 75,358 12,012 3
XXX12 (three letters & two numbers) 142,646 182 35 0 0 0 0 131,134 11,165 28 8 1 10 3 26 0 54
XXX123 (three letters & three numbers) 1,694,396 1,110,753 236,507 24,042 9,735 2,764 2,406 751 0 245,467 44,346 9,123 3,178 5,225 31 40 28
XX12XX (four letters & two numbers) 986,835 599,173 173,318 16,215 6,378 1,980 1,608 151 0 145,250 30,382 9,630 954 1,739 14 32 11
CC2000 Plates Career Consuls 264 186 44 29 2 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
CC3000 Plates Honorary Consuls 30 23 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Custom Plates 29,727 14,820 5,071 306 178 2,336 28 2,122 62 3,917 567 213 2 31 14 58 2
FBY Plates Fire Brigade 671 1 1 0 0 3 6 0 0 19 253 17 1 369 0 1 0
HC Plates City Hire Cars 1,080 1,060 7 4 0 8 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
MO Plates Public Buses 5,338 0 0 0 48 5,257 4 0 0 5 18 6 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (1 digit) 11 6 1 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (2 digit) 94 64 12 2 0 0 0 15 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (3 digit) 427 329 78 4 0 0 0 4 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (4 digit) 597 404 155 3 0 0 0 0 0 35 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (5 digit) 273 199 56 2 1 0 0 0 0 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (6 digit) 201 152 37 0 1 0 0 0 0 10 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
FIRS Plates Trailer 1,855 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,855 0
FIRS Plates Hauling Unit 2,523 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 1 191 2,327 0 0 0 0 0
XXX12X (three letters, two numbers & one letter) 1,308,339 919,869 280,695 22,673 1,346 149 460 269 1 82,829 20 0 5 1 0 9 13
T Plates Metropolitan Taxis 5,410 4,991 1 297 84 18 0 0 0 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
000TT Plates Industry Transport Two Trucks 271 0 6 0 1 0 0 0 0 33 228 3 0 0 0 0 0
0000TT Plates Accident Recovery Tow Trucks 1,119 4 4 0 0 3 0 0 0 133 911 63 0 1 0 0 0
TC Plates Country Taxis 975 765 0 51 111 28 1 0 0 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TV Plates Tourist Vehicles 2,212 25 50 105 413 1,479 19 0 0 85 33 2 0 1 0 0 0
TOTAL 5,284,489 2,855,900 761,991 67,396 18,858 14,140 4,835 144,535 11,500 511,541 78,939 22,101 4,181 7,439 502,981 278,029 123