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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 Q3. Includes Northern Ireland from 2014 Q4.

Licensed SORN
Quarter Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2018 1.0k 996 935 1.3k 1.3k 1.3k
2017 1.3k 1.2k 1.2k 1.1k 1.1k 1.2k 1.2k 1.3k
2016 1.4k 1.4k 1.3k 1.3k 997 992 1.0k 1.1k
2015 1.4k 1.4k 1.4k 1.4k 827 858 928 970
2014 1.5k 1.5k 1.5k 1.4k 582 612 679 769
2013 1.5k 1.5k 1.5k 1.5k 435 459 499 554
2012 1.5k 1.5k 1.5k 1.5k 314 319 377 412
2011 1.4k 1.5k 1.5k 1.6k 223 239 284 289
2010 1.2k 1.3k 1.4k 1.3k 143 163 197 215
2009 964 1.0k 1.1k 1.2k 67 88 99 119
2008 806 889 31 48
2007 378 25
2006 223
2005 87
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 Q3 935 1.3k
2018 Q2 996 1.3k
2018 Q1 1.0k 1.3k
2017 Q4 1.1k 1.3k
2017 Q3 1.2k 1.2k
2017 Q2 1.2k 1.2k
2017 Q1 1.3k 1.1k
2016 Q4 1.3k 1.1k
2016 Q3 1.3k 1.0k
2016 Q2 1.4k 992
2016 Q1 1.4k 997
2015 Q4 1.4k 970
2015 Q3 1.4k 928
2015 Q2 1.4k 858
2015 Q1 1.4k 827
2014 Q4 1.4k 769
2014 Q3 1.5k 679
2014 Q2 1.5k 612
2014 Q1 1.5k 582
2013 Q4 1.5k 554
2013 Q3 1.5k 499
2013 Q2 1.5k 459
2013 Q1 1.5k 435
2012 Q4 1.5k 412
2012 Q3 1.5k 377
2012 Q2 1.5k 319
2012 Q1 1.5k 314
2011 Q4 1.6k 289
2011 Q3 1.5k 284
2011 Q2 1.5k 239
2011 Q1 1.4k 223
2010 Q4 1.3k 215
2010 Q3 1.4k 197
2010 Q2 1.3k 163
2010 Q1 1.2k 143
2009 Q4 1.2k 119
2009 Q3 1.1k 99
2009 Q2 1.0k 88
2009 Q1 964 67
2008 Q4 889 48
2008 Q3 806 31
2007 Q4 378 25
2006 Q4 223
2005 Q4 87
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 2016 2017 ?
Licensed 61 77 92 193 180 204 114 1
SORN 175 110 108 98 47 26 1 0
2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Licensed 3 9 6 47 38 59
SORN 10 34 68 215 197 180
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 1 0
2017 114 1
2016 204 26
2015 180 47
2014 193 98
2013 92 108
2012 77 110
2011 61 175
2010 59 180
2009 38 197
2008 47 215
2007 6 68
2006 9 34
2005 3 10

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 2016 2017 ?
Licensed 61 77 92 192 180 204 114 2
SORN 175 110 108 98 47 26 1 3
2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Licensed 3 9 6 47 38 59
SORN 10 34 67 215 196 179
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 2 3
2017 114 1
2016 204 26
2015 180 47
2014 192 98
2013 92 108
2012 77 110
2011 61 175
2010 59 179
2009 38 196
2008 47 215
2007 6 67
2006 9 34
2005 3 10

Vehicles registered for the first time, annually

Covers United Kingdom excluding Northern Ireland to 2014. Includes Northern Ireland from 2015. Updated 2018 Q3.

2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
0 0 0 0 89 159 203 618 483 417 443 311 312 388 288 259 125 19
Year Registrations
2018 19
2017 125
2016 259
2015 288
2014 388
2013 312
2012 311
2011 443
2010 417
2009 483
2008 618
2007 203
2006 159
2005 89
2004 0
2003 0
2002 0
2001 0

Vehicles licensed or SORN in 2017 Q4, by fuel type and engine capacity

No data available