Table 1.1.16 Plate Type by vehicle type - registered vehicles as at 30 September 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) 706,325 32 31 0 0 0 0 92 0 14 3 1 16 13 435,639 270,483 1
XX12 (two letters & two numbers) 6,355 133 34 0 0 0 0 5,972 201 14 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
XX123 (two letters & three numbers) 148,799 95,212 30,165 1,317 278 58 173 3,928 80 16,049 1,020 317 9 24 141 17 11
XX1234 (two letters & four numbers) 245,244 101,687 37,542 2,282 234 51 120 44 0 17,358 918 390 7 30 73,217 11,361 3
XXX12 (three letters & two numbers) 151,738 179 87 0 0 0 0 139,407 11,933 28 7 3 8 3 32 0 51
XXX123 (three letters & three numbers) 1,566,212 1,021,491 226,089 22,525 8,600 2,556 2,225 622 0 226,179 40,559 7,748 2,772 4,747 31 43 25
XX12XX (four letters & two numbers) 1,077,289 646,166 194,447 17,624 6,740 2,234 1,900 172 0 161,103 33,687 10,077 1,003 2,078 15 30 13
CC2000 Plates Career Consuls 259 190 35 30 2 0 0 0 0 2 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 31,852 14,667 5,231 286 226 3,852 29 2,678 74 3,870 590 235 1 29 19 64 1
FBY Plates Fire Brigade 458 1 1 0 0 3 3 0 0 13 200 15 1 220 0 1 0
HC Plates City Hire Cars 1,110 1,075 11 12 1 10 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
MO Plates Public Buses 3,973 0 0 0 8 3,960 1 0 0 1 2 1 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) 90 60 12 1 0 0 0 14 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (3 digit) 430 330 78 4 0 0 0 4 0 13 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (4 digit) 614 418 158 5 0 0 0 0 0 33 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (5 digit) 278 200 59 3 0 0 0 0 0 15 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (6 digit) 202 145 44 0 1 0 0 0 0 11 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
FIRS Plates Trailer 1,947 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,947 0
FIRS Plates Hauling Unit 2,499 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 1 190 2,303 0 0 0 0 0
XXX12X (three letters, two numbers & one letter) 1,400,112 973,856 308,626 23,608 1,320 148 586 244 1 91,671 21 1 4 1 0 9 16
T Plates Metropolitan Taxis 5,474 4,989 1 364 89 12 0 0 0 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
000TT Plates Industry Transport Two Trucks 290 0 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 29 252 4 0 0 0 0 0
0000TT Plates Accident Recovery Tow Trucks 1,132 3 4 0 0 5 0 0 0 131 915 73 0 1 0 0 0
TC Plates Country Taxis 979 758 0 53 126 23 1 0 0 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TV Plates Tourist Vehicles 2,195 30 52 103 401 1,484 14 0 0 78 30 2 0 1 0 0 0
TOTAL 5,355,897 2,861,650 802,718 68,219 18,027 14,401 5,052 153,181 12,291 516,652 78,396 21,170 3,821 7,148 509,095 283,955 121