Table 1.1.16 Plate Type by vehicle type - registered vehicles as at 31 March 2009

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) 697,247 29 26 0 0 1 0 84 0 13 2 1 16 14 431,674 265,386 1
XX12 (two letters & two numbers) 6,326 131 34 0 0 0 0 5,946 199 15 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
XX123 (two letters & three numbers) 150,478 97,119 29,682 1,356 293 57 172 4,048 83 16,104 1,033 320 10 26 144 19 12
XX1234 (two letters & four numbers) 248,553 103,494 36,696 2,289 249 50 126 46 0 17,320 938 391 8 28 75,076 11,839 3
XXX12 (three letters & two numbers) 146,227 187 40 0 0 0 0 134,360 11,515 26 8 1 6 3 28 0 53
XXX123 (three letters & three numbers) 1,650,542 1,080,271 232,886 23,534 9,373 2,713 2,354 706 0 239,015 43,007 8,413 3,076 5,093 29 43 29
XX12XX (four letters & two numbers) 1,013,365 614,078 179,337 16,597 6,544 2,043 1,665 149 0 149,438 31,071 9,572 990 1,819 15 33 14
CC2000 Plates Career Consuls 263 184 44 30 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 30,503 14,666 5,060 302 205 3,097 29 2,303 69 3,870 578 217 2 32 15 57 1
FBY Plates Fire Brigade 674 1 1 0 0 3 6 0 0 18 259 17 1 367 0 1 0
HC Plates City Hire Cars 1,082 1,056 8 9 0 8 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
MO Plates Public Buses 4,561 0 0 0 32 4,512 2 0 0 1 11 3 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 62 12 2 0 0 0 15 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (3 digit) 422 327 77 4 0 0 0 4 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (4 digit) 604 414 153 2 0 0 0 0 0 35 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (5 digit) 266 192 55 2 1 0 0 0 0 15 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (6 digit) 202 151 39 0 1 0 0 0 0 10 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
FIRS Plates Trailer 1,898 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,898 0
FIRS Plates Hauling Unit 2,539 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 194 2,341 0 0 0 0 0
XXX12X (three letters, two numbers & one letter) 1,336,593 937,626 288,793 22,949 1,324 139 491 258 1 84,964 18 0 4 1 0 8 17
T Plates Metropolitan Taxis 5,417 4,985 1 312 85 12 0 0 0 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
000TT Plates Industry Transport Two Trucks 278 0 6 0 1 0 0 0 0 32 236 3 0 0 0 0 0
0000TT Plates Accident Recovery Tow Trucks 1,127 4 4 0 0 3 0 0 0 131 916 68 0 1 0 0 0
TC Plates Country Taxis 977 763 0 51 115 27 1 0 0 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TV Plates Tourist Vehicles 2,195 24 53 103 404 1,476 19 0 0 81 32 2 0 1 0 0 0
TOTAL 5,302,474 2,855,793 773,013 67,544 18,629 14,145 4,865 147,923 11,869 511,144 78,305 21,349 4,113 7,386 506,982 279,284 130