Manufacturer SECMA

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
2020 66 275
2019 78 86 82 72 249 250 258 272
2018 80 94 96 81 249 234 240 254
2017 94 100 99 83 234 234 237 254
2016 107 119 115 91 223 208 219 239
2015 127 140 145 117 194 186 195 223
2014 142 160 169 136 169 159 169 197
2013 153 165 174 142 155 148 123 183
2012 171 188 194 157 143 118 107 145
2011 184 212 215 182 137 106 104 137
2010 186 213 216 177 139 108 110 143
2009 207 229 232 198 118 102 88 131
2008 248 219 69 109
2007 231 89
2006 214
2005 180
2004 111
2003 7
2002 0
2001 0
2000 0
1999 0
1998 0
1997 0
1996 0
1995 0
1994 0
Quarter Licensed SORN
2020 Q1 66 275
2019 Q4 72 272
2019 Q3 82 258
2019 Q2 86 250
2019 Q1 78 249
2018 Q4 81 254
2018 Q3 96 240
2018 Q2 94 234
2018 Q1 80 249
2017 Q4 83 254
2017 Q3 99 237
2017 Q2 100 234
2017 Q1 94 234
2016 Q4 91 239
2016 Q3 115 219
2016 Q2 119 208
2016 Q1 107 223
2015 Q4 117 223
2015 Q3 145 195
2015 Q2 140 186
2015 Q1 127 194
2014 Q4 136 197
2014 Q3 169 169
2014 Q2 160 159
2014 Q1 142 169
2013 Q4 142 183
2013 Q3 174 123
2013 Q2 165 148
2013 Q1 153 155
2012 Q4 157 145
2012 Q3 194 107
2012 Q2 188 118
2012 Q1 171 143
2011 Q4 182 137
2011 Q3 215 104
2011 Q2 212 106
2011 Q1 184 137
2010 Q4 177 143
2010 Q3 216 110
2010 Q2 213 108
2010 Q1 186 139
2009 Q4 198 131
2009 Q3 232 88
2009 Q2 229 102
2009 Q1 207 118
2008 Q4 219 109
2008 Q3 248 69
2007 Q4 231 89
2006 Q4 214
2005 Q4 180
2004 Q4 111
2003 Q4 7
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 1 0 0 5 0 2
SORN 5 0 2 1 1 4
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Licensed 1 0 1 11 16 19 10 3 2 1
SORN 2 3 9 58 71 46 30 16 15 3
1998 1999 2000
Licensed 0 0 0
SORN 1 0 5
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 2 4
2015 0 1
2014 5 1
2013 0 2
2012 0 0
2011 1 5
2010 1 3
2009 2 15
2008 3 16
2007 10 30
2006 19 46
2005 16 71
2004 11 58
2003 1 9
2002 0 3
2001 1 2
2000 0 5
1999 0 0
1998 0 1

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 1 0 0 5 0 7
SORN 5 0 2 1 1 15
2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Licensed 0 1 11 14 18 10 2 2 1
SORN 3 9 58 67 46 30 16 15 4
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 7 15
2015 0 1
2014 5 1
2013 0 2
2012 0 0
2011 1 5
2010 1 4
2009 2 15
2008 2 16
2007 10 30
2006 18 46
2005 14 67
2004 11 58
2003 1 9
2002 0 3

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
0 0 5 104 115 85 56 35 32 8 11 1 3 9 2 1 2 0 1
Year Registrations
2019 1
2018 0
2017 2
2016 1
2015 2
2014 9
2013 3
2012 1
2011 11
2010 8
2009 32
2008 35
2007 56
2006 85
2005 115
2004 104
2003 5
2002 0
2001 0

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
up to 499cc 55 203
500cc to 749cc 3 21
750cc to 999cc 1
1500cc to 1599cc 2 4
Capacity Licensed SORN
up to 499cc Petrol 55 203
Diesel
Other
500cc to 749cc Petrol 3 21
Diesel
Other
750cc to 999cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
1500cc to 1599cc Petrol 2 4
Diesel
Other