Manufacturer UMM

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 12 13 93 90 90
2020 11 13 14 11 91 87 87 92
2019 14 11 10 13 88 90 91 88
2018 11 13 12 13 87 88 88 88
2017 12 9 10 11 85 93 90 91
2016 14 15 14 16 82 82 81 80
2015 20 18 18 17 75 78 79 80
2014 18 19 18 18 79 78 77 78
2013 25 21 18 20 68 68 64 78
2012 29 30 28 29 76 68 66 66
2011 34 31 28 30 79 78 82 78
2010 44 39 39 37 80 74 81 79
2009 51 48 46 47 80 81 84 75
2008 48 55 93 80
2007 64 97
2006 76
2005 109
2004 134
2003 150
2002 182
2001 216
2000 248
1999 303
1998 330
1997 383
1996 423
1995 439
1994 475
Quarter Licensed SORN
2021 Q3 13 90
2021 Q2 12 90
2021 Q1 9 93
2020 Q4 11 92
2020 Q3 14 87
2020 Q2 13 87
2020 Q1 11 91
2019 Q4 13 88
2019 Q3 10 91
2019 Q2 11 90
2019 Q1 14 88
2018 Q4 13 88
2018 Q3 12 88
2018 Q2 13 88
2018 Q1 11 87
2017 Q4 11 91
2017 Q3 10 90
2017 Q2 9 93
2017 Q1 12 85
2016 Q4 16 80
2016 Q3 14 81
2016 Q2 15 82
2016 Q1 14 82
2015 Q4 17 80
2015 Q3 18 79
2015 Q2 18 78
2015 Q1 20 75
2014 Q4 18 78
2014 Q3 18 77
2014 Q2 19 78
2014 Q1 18 79
2013 Q4 20 78
2013 Q3 18 64
2013 Q2 21 68
2013 Q1 25 68
2012 Q4 29 66
2012 Q3 28 66
2012 Q2 30 68
2012 Q1 29 76
2011 Q4 30 78
2011 Q3 28 82
2011 Q2 31 78
2011 Q1 34 79
2010 Q4 37 79
2010 Q3 39 81
2010 Q2 39 74
2010 Q1 44 80
2009 Q4 47 75
2009 Q3 46 84
2009 Q2 48 81
2009 Q1 51 80
2008 Q4 55 80
2008 Q3 48 93
2007 Q4 64 97
2006 Q4 76
2005 Q4 109
2004 Q4 134
2003 Q4 150
2002 Q4 182
2001 Q4 216
2000 Q4 248
1999 Q4 303
1998 Q4 330
1997 Q4 383
1996 Q4 423
1995 Q4 439
1994 Q4 475

Covers United Kingdom including Northern Ireland

1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997
Licensed 4 2 1 0 0 0 0
SORN 12 14 12 6 1 0 1
1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990
Licensed 1 0 2 1 0 0 0
SORN 2 7 7 4 6 8 12
Year Licensed SORN
1997 0 1
1996 0 0
1995 0 1
1994 0 6
1993 1 12
1992 2 14
1991 4 12
1990 0 12
1989 0 8
1988 0 6
1987 1 4
1986 2 7
1985 0 7
1984 1 2

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

1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 ?
Licensed 4 2 1 0 0 0 0 0
SORN 12 14 12 6 1 0 1 6
1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990
Licensed 1 0 2 1 0 0 0
SORN 2 7 6 4 5 5 11
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 0 6
1997 0 1
1996 0 0
1995 0 1
1994 0 6
1993 1 12
1992 2 14
1991 4 12
1990 0 11
1989 0 5
1988 0 5
1987 1 4
1986 2 6
1985 0 7
1984 1 2

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 0 0 0 2 2 1 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Year Registrations
2021 0
2020 0
2019 0
2018 0
2017 0
2016 0
2015 1
2014 0
2013 0
2012 0
2011 0
2010 2
2009 2
2008 1
2007 1
2006 2
2005 2
2004 0
2003 0
2002 0
2001 2

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

Covers United Kingdom including Northern Ireland

Capacity Licensed SORN
Petrol Diesel Other Petrol Diesel Other
2400cc to 2499cc 22
Capacity Licensed SORN
2400cc to 2499cc Petrol
Diesel 22
Other