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Quarterly number of vehicles licensed or SORN

Numbers recorded on the last day of each quarter. SORN from 2007 Q4.
Covers United Kingdom excluding Northern Ireland up to 2014 Q2. Includes Northern Ireland from 2014 Q3.

Licensed SORN
Quarter Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2018 124 150 148 121 370 347 358 382
2017 150 160 159 138 338 353 359 375
2016 159 193 193 155 333 303 302 339
2015 215 231 218 180 284 275 293 321
2014 252 278 291 228 255 228 243 288
2013 310 334 319 272 208 198 191 257
2012 392 421 393 328 156 139 147 193
2011 428 478 479 412 124 113 110 157
2010 285 381 420 423 82 73 74 116
2009 167 212 236 236 47 40 49 76
2008 188 174 22 41
2007 70 11
2006 21
2005 14
2004 0
2003 0
2002 0
2001 0
2000 0
1999 0
1998 0
1997 0
1996 0
1995 0
1994 0
Quarter Licensed SORN
2018 Q4 121 382
2018 Q3 148 358
2018 Q2 150 347
2018 Q1 124 370
2017 Q4 138 375
2017 Q3 159 359
2017 Q2 160 353
2017 Q1 150 338
2016 Q4 155 339
2016 Q3 193 302
2016 Q2 193 303
2016 Q1 159 333
2015 Q4 180 321
2015 Q3 218 293
2015 Q2 231 275
2015 Q1 215 284
2014 Q4 228 288
2014 Q3 291 243
2014 Q2 278 228
2014 Q1 252 255
2013 Q4 272 257
2013 Q3 319 191
2013 Q2 334 198
2013 Q1 310 208
2012 Q4 328 193
2012 Q3 393 147
2012 Q2 421 139
2012 Q1 392 156
2011 Q4 412 157
2011 Q3 479 110
2011 Q2 478 113
2011 Q1 428 124
2010 Q4 423 116
2010 Q3 420 74
2010 Q2 381 73
2010 Q1 285 82
2009 Q4 236 76
2009 Q3 236 49
2009 Q2 212 40
2009 Q1 167 47
2008 Q4 174 41
2008 Q3 188 22
2007 Q4 70 11
2006 Q4 21
2005 Q4 14
2004 Q4 0
2003 Q4 0
2002 Q4 0
2001 Q4 0
2000 Q4 0
1999 Q4 0
1998 Q4 0
1997 Q4 0
1996 Q4 0
1995 Q4 0
1994 Q4 0

Covers United Kingdom including Northern Ireland

2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 ?
Licensed 23 2 2 4 0 1
SORN 42 3 2 7 4 1
2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Licensed 0 1 4 17 20 47
SORN 9 3 36 85 51 139
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 1 1
2015 0 4
2014 4 7
2013 2 2
2012 2 3
2011 23 42
2010 47 139
2009 20 51
2008 17 85
2007 4 36
2006 1 3
2005 0 9

This table records the year of registration, not the actual age of the vehicle. More info.
Covers United Kingdom including Northern Ireland

2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 ?
Licensed 23 2 2 4 0 4
SORN 42 3 2 7 4 8
2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Licensed 0 1 4 16 19 46
SORN 9 3 36 83 51 134
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 4 8
2015 0 4
2014 4 7
2013 2 2
2012 2 3
2011 23 42
2010 46 134
2009 19 51
2008 16 83
2007 4 36
2006 1 3
2005 0 9

Vehicles registered for the first time, annually

Covers United Kingdom excluding Northern Ireland to 2014 Q2. Includes Northern Ireland from 2014 Q3.

2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
0 0 0 0 21 7 63 164 111 290 88 5 8 13 3 0 1 0
Year Registrations
2018 0
2017 1
2016 0
2015 3
2014 13
2013 8
2012 5
2011 88
2010 290
2009 111
2008 164
2007 63
2006 7
2005 21
2004 0
2003 0
2002 0
2001 0

Vehicles licensed or SORN in 2018 Q4, by fuel type and engine capacity

Covers United Kingdom including Northern Ireland

Capacity Licensed SORN
Petrol Diesel Other Petrol Diesel Other
up to 499cc 3
Capacity Licensed SORN
up to 499cc Petrol 3
Diesel
Other