Table 1.1.16 Plate Type by vehicle type - registered vehicles as at 30 June 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) 702,608 30 27 0 0 1 0 89 0 14 2 1 16 13 434,823 267,591 1
XX12 (two letters & two numbers) 6,328 130 33 0 0 0 0 5,950 202 12 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
XX123 (two letters & three numbers) 149,409 96,062 29,800 1,325 281 56 174 4,012 83 16,066 1,027 315 10 26 143 17 12
XX1234 (two letters & four numbers) 247,110 102,545 37,016 2,276 238 50 122 42 0 17,292 924 383 7 29 74,513 11,670 3
XXX12 (three letters & two numbers) 148,461 181 66 0 0 0 0 136,346 11,731 26 8 3 9 3 32 0 56
XXX123 (three letters & three numbers) 1,604,504 1,049,184 228,446 22,940 8,978 2,623 2,288 667 0 231,524 41,826 8,051 2,934 4,942 31 43 27
XX12XX (four letters & two numbers) 1,042,960 628,673 186,439 16,997 6,634 2,152 1,749 164 0 155,149 32,319 9,694 1,008 1,923 15 31 13
CC2000 Plates Career Consuls 269 195 40 29 2 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
CC3000 Plates Honorary Consuls 30 22 6 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Custom Plates 31,216 14,600 5,087 291 223 3,712 29 2,465 76 3,814 588 222 1 31 16 60 1
FBY Plates Fire Brigade 603 1 1 0 0 3 6 0 0 16 252 17 1 305 0 1 0
HC Plates City Hire Cars 1,096 1,068 9 10 1 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
MO Plates Public Buses 4,012 0 0 0 12 3,995 1 0 0 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (1 digit) 10 5 1 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (2 digit) 91 62 12 1 0 0 0 13 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (3 digit) 418 318 79 4 0 0 0 4 0 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (4 digit) 604 410 154 4 0 0 0 0 0 36 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (5 digit) 269 194 57 2 0 0 0 0 0 15 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (6 digit) 204 147 44 0 1 0 0 0 0 11 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
FIRS Plates Trailer 1,929 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,929 0
FIRS Plates Hauling Unit 2,535 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 1 191 2,338 0 0 0 0 0
XXX12X (three letters, two numbers & one letter) 1,363,914 952,750 297,485 23,197 1,332 147 537 245 0 88,173 19 0 4 1 0 8 16
T Plates Metropolitan Taxis 5,445 4,983 1 339 88 13 0 0 0 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
000TT Plates Industry Transport Two Trucks 283 0 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 29 244 4 0 0 0 0 0
0000TT Plates Accident Recovery Tow Trucks 1,131 4 4 0 0 4 0 0 0 136 915 67 0 1 0 0 0
TC Plates Country Taxis 978 760 0 52 120 25 1 0 0 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TV Plates Tourist Vehicles 2,197 26 52 104 401 1,481 18 0 0 78 34 2 0 1 0 0 0
TOTAL 5,318,614 2,852,350 784,864 67,573 18,312 14,275 4,925 150,001 12,094 512,451 78,352 21,098 3,990 7,276 509,574 281,350 129