Manufacturer RIS BUS

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
2019 1.6k 1.6k 1.5k 1.5k 506 492 535 573
2018 1.7k 1.7k 1.7k 1.6k 425 415 454 499
2017 2.0k 1.9k 1.8k 1.8k 302 336 361 412
2016 2.1k 2.0k 2.0k 2.0k 240 243 268 282
2015 2.2k 2.2k 2.1k 2.1k 187 197 207 235
2014 2.1k 2.1k 2.3k 2.3k 130 126 142 171
2013 2.2k 2.2k 2.1k 2.1k 92 94 102 138
2012 2.3k 2.3k 2.2k 2.2k 103 90 84 90
2011 2.3k 2.4k 2.3k 2.3k 71 49 69 94
2010 2.3k 2.3k 2.3k 2.3k 61 58 77 85
2009 2.2k 2.2k 2.3k 2.3k 62 44 48 44
2008 2.1k 2.2k 55 48
2007 2.0k 26
2006 1.7k
2005 1.5k
2004 1.1k
2003 931
2002 641
2001 489
2000 402
1999 76
1998 0
1997 0
1996 0
1995 0
1994 0
Quarter Licensed SORN
2019 Q4 1.5k 573
2019 Q3 1.5k 535
2019 Q2 1.6k 492
2019 Q1 1.6k 506
2018 Q4 1.6k 499
2018 Q3 1.7k 454
2018 Q2 1.7k 415
2018 Q1 1.7k 425
2017 Q4 1.8k 412
2017 Q3 1.8k 361
2017 Q2 1.9k 336
2017 Q1 2.0k 302
2016 Q4 2.0k 282
2016 Q3 2.0k 268
2016 Q2 2.0k 243
2016 Q1 2.1k 240
2015 Q4 2.1k 235
2015 Q3 2.1k 207
2015 Q2 2.2k 197
2015 Q1 2.2k 187
2014 Q4 2.3k 171
2014 Q3 2.3k 142
2014 Q2 2.1k 126
2014 Q1 2.1k 130
2013 Q4 2.1k 138
2013 Q3 2.1k 102
2013 Q2 2.2k 94
2013 Q1 2.2k 92
2012 Q4 2.2k 90
2012 Q3 2.2k 84
2012 Q2 2.3k 90
2012 Q1 2.3k 103
2011 Q4 2.3k 94
2011 Q3 2.3k 69
2011 Q2 2.4k 49
2011 Q1 2.3k 71
2010 Q4 2.3k 85
2010 Q3 2.3k 77
2010 Q2 2.3k 58
2010 Q1 2.3k 61
2009 Q4 2.3k 44
2009 Q3 2.3k 48
2009 Q2 2.2k 44
2009 Q1 2.2k 62
2008 Q4 2.2k 48
2008 Q3 2.1k 55
2007 Q4 2.0k 26
2006 Q4 1.7k
2005 Q4 1.5k
2004 Q4 1.1k
2003 Q4 931
2002 Q4 641
2001 Q4 489
2000 Q4 402
1999 Q4 76
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 2018 2019
Licensed 49 20 10 12 1 9 1 19 58
SORN 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Licensed 10 47 89 88 178 166 246 163 134 154
SORN 27 36 106 58 69 55 58 28 16 21
1999 2000
Licensed 4 29
SORN 17 70
Year Licensed SORN
2019 58 0
2018 19 5
2017 1 0
2016 9 0
2015 1 0
2014 12 0
2013 10 0
2012 20 0
2011 49 7
2010 154 21
2009 134 16
2008 163 28
2007 246 58
2006 166 55
2005 178 69
2004 88 58
2003 89 106
2002 47 36
2001 10 27
2000 29 70
1999 4 17

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 2018 2019 ?
Licensed 48 20 10 12 1 9 1 19 58 7
SORN 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 1
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Licensed 10 46 85 89 178 166 245 163 134 154
SORN 27 36 105 58 68 56 58 28 16 21
1999 2000
Licensed 4 28
SORN 17 70
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 7 1
2019 58 0
2018 19 5
2017 1 0
2016 9 0
2015 1 0
2014 12 0
2013 10 0
2012 20 0
2011 48 7
2010 154 21
2009 134 16
2008 163 28
2007 245 58
2006 166 56
2005 178 68
2004 89 58
2003 85 105
2002 46 36
2001 10 27
2000 28 70
1999 4 17

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 2019
61 119 293 200 339 278 357 214 116 144 52 17 5 7 1 9 2 25 59
Year Registrations
2019 59
2018 25
2017 2
2016 9
2015 1
2014 7
2013 5
2012 17
2011 52
2010 144
2009 116
2008 214
2007 357
2006 278
2005 339
2004 200
2003 293
2002 119
2001 61

Vehicles licensed or SORN in 2019 Q4, by fuel type and engine capacity

Covers United Kingdom including Northern Ireland

Capacity Licensed SORN
Petrol Diesel Other Petrol Diesel Other
2800cc to 2899cc 2
2900cc to 2999cc 1
Capacity Licensed SORN
2800cc to 2899cc Petrol
Diesel 2
Other
2900cc to 2999cc Petrol
Diesel 1
Other