Manufacturer SYM

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
2021 9.2k 9.7k 10k 8.8k 8.8k 8.9k
2020 8.7k 8.7k 9.2k 9.4k 8.6k 8.4k 8.5k 8.7k
2019 9.1k 9.1k 9.1k 8.9k 7.9k 7.9k 8.1k 8.4k
2018 9.4k 9.4k 9.5k 9.3k 7.3k 7.3k 7.5k 7.8k
2017 10k 9.9k 9.8k 9.6k 6.5k 6.8k 6.9k 7.2k
2016 11k 10k 10k 10k 5.6k 5.7k 5.9k 6.4k
2015 11k 11k 11k 11k 4.6k 4.8k 5.0k 5.4k
2014 12k 12k 12k 12k 3.7k 3.7k 4.0k 4.3k
2013 12k 12k 12k 12k 3.0k 3.0k 3.1k 3.7k
2012 12k 12k 12k 12k 2.6k 2.6k 2.8k 2.9k
2011 10k 10k 11k 11k 2.6k 2.5k 2.7k 2.7k
2010 9.7k 9.9k 10k 9.9k 2.3k 2.3k 2.5k 2.6k
2009 9.6k 9.6k 9.7k 9.7k 2.3k 2.2k 2.2k 2.3k
2008 9.5k 9.6k 2.1k 2.2k
2007 9.0k 1.9k
2006 9.5k
2005 9.9k
2004 9.6k
2003 7.9k
2002 7.5k
2001 7.0k
2000 5.8k
1999 2.5k
1998 89
1997 0
1996 0
1995 0
1994 0
Quarter Licensed SORN
2021 Q3 10k 8.9k
2021 Q2 9.7k 8.8k
2021 Q1 9.2k 8.8k
2020 Q4 9.4k 8.7k
2020 Q3 9.2k 8.5k
2020 Q2 8.7k 8.4k
2020 Q1 8.7k 8.6k
2019 Q4 8.9k 8.4k
2019 Q3 9.1k 8.1k
2019 Q2 9.1k 7.9k
2019 Q1 9.1k 7.9k
2018 Q4 9.3k 7.8k
2018 Q3 9.5k 7.5k
2018 Q2 9.4k 7.3k
2018 Q1 9.4k 7.3k
2017 Q4 9.6k 7.2k
2017 Q3 9.8k 6.9k
2017 Q2 9.9k 6.8k
2017 Q1 10k 6.5k
2016 Q4 10k 6.4k
2016 Q3 10k 5.9k
2016 Q2 10k 5.7k
2016 Q1 11k 5.6k
2015 Q4 11k 5.4k
2015 Q3 11k 5.0k
2015 Q2 11k 4.8k
2015 Q1 11k 4.6k
2014 Q4 12k 4.3k
2014 Q3 12k 4.0k
2014 Q2 12k 3.7k
2014 Q1 12k 3.7k
2013 Q4 12k 3.7k
2013 Q3 12k 3.1k
2013 Q2 12k 3.0k
2013 Q1 12k 3.0k
2012 Q4 12k 2.9k
2012 Q3 12k 2.8k
2012 Q2 12k 2.6k
2012 Q1 12k 2.6k
2011 Q4 11k 2.7k
2011 Q3 11k 2.7k
2011 Q2 10k 2.5k
2011 Q1 10k 2.6k
2010 Q4 9.9k 2.6k
2010 Q3 10k 2.5k
2010 Q2 9.9k 2.3k
2010 Q1 9.7k 2.3k
2009 Q4 9.7k 2.3k
2009 Q3 9.7k 2.2k
2009 Q2 9.6k 2.2k
2009 Q1 9.6k 2.3k
2008 Q4 9.6k 2.2k
2008 Q3 9.5k 2.1k
2007 Q4 9.0k 1.9k
2006 Q4 9.5k
2005 Q4 9.9k
2004 Q4 9.6k
2003 Q4 7.9k
2002 Q4 7.5k
2001 Q4 7.0k
2000 Q4 5.8k
1999 Q4 2.5k
1998 Q4 89
1997 Q4 0
1996 Q4 0
1995 Q4 0
1994 Q4 0

Covers United Kingdom including Northern Ireland

?
Licensed 4
SORN 3
2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Licensed 502 476 454 544 614 872 633 1.0k 1.1k 1.8k
SORN 882 665 437 455 398 387 174 178 85 15
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Licensed 36 44 41 84 81 92 107 260 225 315
SORN 302 243 285 506 482 398 307 680 545 532
1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Licensed 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 29 71
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 249 442
1990
Licensed 0
SORN 1
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 4 3
2020 1.8k 15
2019 1.1k 85
2018 1.0k 178
2017 633 174
2016 872 387
2015 614 398
2014 544 455
2013 454 437
2012 476 665
2011 502 882
2010 315 532
2009 225 545
2008 260 680
2007 107 307
2006 92 398
2005 81 482
2004 84 506
2003 41 285
2002 44 243
2001 36 302
2000 71 442
1999 29 249
1998 2 7
1997 0 0
1996 0 0
1995 0 0
1994 0 0
1993 0 0
1992 0 0
1991 0 0
1990 0 1

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

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Licensed 28
SORN 38
2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Licensed 498 476 453 543 614 872 631 1.0k 1.1k 1.8k
SORN 879 666 436 455 398 386 174 178 85 15
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Licensed 36 44 41 83 79 90 105 256 221 315
SORN 303 242 284 504 478 397 305 678 535 532
1998 1999 2000
Licensed 2 29 70
SORN 3 247 440
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 28 38
2020 1.8k 15
2019 1.1k 85
2018 1.0k 178
2017 631 174
2016 872 386
2015 614 398
2014 543 455
2013 453 436
2012 476 666
2011 498 879
2010 315 532
2009 221 535
2008 256 678
2007 105 305
2006 90 397
2005 79 478
2004 83 504
2003 41 284
2002 44 242
2001 36 303
2000 70 440
1999 29 247
1998 2 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 2020 2021
2.3k 1.6k 1.6k 2.7k 2.1k 1.5k 1.1k 2.1k 1.6k 1.6k 2.6k 2.2k 1.5k 1.7k 1.6k 1.8k 1.1k 1.5k 1.4k 1.8k 1.7k
Year Registrations
2021 1.7k
2020 1.8k
2019 1.4k
2018 1.5k
2017 1.1k
2016 1.8k
2015 1.6k
2014 1.7k
2013 1.5k
2012 2.2k
2011 2.6k
2010 1.6k
2009 1.6k
2008 2.1k
2007 1.1k
2006 1.5k
2005 2.1k
2004 2.7k
2003 1.6k
2002 1.6k
2001 2.3k

Vehicles licensed or SORN in 2020 Q4, by fuel type and engine capacity

No data available