Manufacturer WOLSELEY

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 3.0k 1.2k
2019 3.0k 3.0k 3.0k 3.0k 1.2k 1.2k 1.2k 1.2k
2018 2.9k 3.0k 3.0k 3.0k 1.2k 1.2k 1.2k 1.2k
2017 2.9k 2.9k 2.9k 2.9k 1.1k 1.2k 1.2k 1.2k
2016 2.9k 2.9k 2.9k 2.9k 1.1k 1.1k 1.1k 1.1k
2015 3.0k 2.9k 2.9k 2.9k 949 969 1.0k 1.0k
2014 2.8k 2.9k 3.0k 2.9k 887 891 912 938
2013 2.7k 2.8k 2.8k 2.8k 755 764 794 883
2012 2.7k 2.7k 2.7k 2.7k 810 835 914 888
2011 2.7k 2.7k 2.7k 2.7k 798 850 924 889
2010 2.7k 2.7k 2.7k 2.7k 801 810 856 841
2009 2.8k 2.8k 2.8k 2.7k 806 811 870 879
2008 2.8k 2.8k 885 847
2007 2.8k 868
2006 2.9k
2005 3.1k
2004 3.3k
2003 3.3k
2002 3.5k
2001 3.6k
2000 3.8k
1999 4.1k
1998 4.3k
1997 4.4k
1996 4.5k
1995 3.7k
1994 4.2k
Quarter Licensed SORN
2020 Q1 3.0k 1.2k
2019 Q4 3.0k 1.2k
2019 Q3 3.0k 1.2k
2019 Q2 3.0k 1.2k
2019 Q1 3.0k 1.2k
2018 Q4 3.0k 1.2k
2018 Q3 3.0k 1.2k
2018 Q2 3.0k 1.2k
2018 Q1 2.9k 1.2k
2017 Q4 2.9k 1.2k
2017 Q3 2.9k 1.2k
2017 Q2 2.9k 1.2k
2017 Q1 2.9k 1.1k
2016 Q4 2.9k 1.1k
2016 Q3 2.9k 1.1k
2016 Q2 2.9k 1.1k
2016 Q1 2.9k 1.1k
2015 Q4 2.9k 1.0k
2015 Q3 2.9k 1.0k
2015 Q2 2.9k 969
2015 Q1 3.0k 949
2014 Q4 2.9k 938
2014 Q3 3.0k 912
2014 Q2 2.9k 891
2014 Q1 2.8k 887
2013 Q4 2.8k 883
2013 Q3 2.8k 794
2013 Q2 2.8k 764
2013 Q1 2.7k 755
2012 Q4 2.7k 888
2012 Q3 2.7k 914
2012 Q2 2.7k 835
2012 Q1 2.7k 810
2011 Q4 2.7k 889
2011 Q3 2.7k 924
2011 Q2 2.7k 850
2011 Q1 2.7k 798
2010 Q4 2.7k 841
2010 Q3 2.7k 856
2010 Q2 2.7k 810
2010 Q1 2.7k 801
2009 Q4 2.7k 879
2009 Q3 2.8k 870
2009 Q2 2.8k 811
2009 Q1 2.8k 806
2008 Q4 2.8k 847
2008 Q3 2.8k 885
2007 Q4 2.8k 868
2006 Q4 2.9k
2005 Q4 3.1k
2004 Q4 3.3k
2003 Q4 3.3k
2002 Q4 3.5k
2001 Q4 3.6k
2000 Q4 3.8k
1999 Q4 4.1k
1998 Q4 4.3k
1997 Q4 4.4k
1996 Q4 4.5k
1995 Q4 3.7k
1994 Q4 4.2k

Covers United Kingdom including Northern Ireland

2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 ?
Licensed 0 1 0 1 0 0 2.2k
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 1 893
1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Licensed 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990
Licensed 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980
Licensed 23 19 3 3 8 0 0 0 0 0
SORN 4 16 2 1 15 1 0 0 0 0
1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970
Licensed 14 21 30 41 15 21 29 35 25 20
SORN 7 6 13 12 10 14 12 19 16 12
1951 1952 1953 1954 1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960
Licensed 7 19 24 31 23 15 19 53 19 23
SORN 4 3 8 7 6 3 11 16 4 12
1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947 1948 1949 1950
Licensed 0 0 0 1 1 20 21 12 3 7
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 4 4 2 1 1
1931 1932 1933 1934 1935 1936 1937 1938 1939 1940
Licensed 11 19 21 37 16 27 19 15 14 0
SORN 1 4 2 7 7 4 2 3 3 0
1921 1922 1923 1924 1925 1926 1927 1928 1929 1930
Licensed 2 2 2 1 3 1 1 1 3 3
SORN 0 1 1 0 1 0 3 0 0 2
1911 1912 1913 1914 1915 1916 1917 1918 1919 1920
Licensed 1 1 4 2 0 0 0 0 1 2
SORN 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
1901 1902 1903 1904 1905 1906 1907 1908 1909 1910
Licensed 0 3 1 2 1 0 1 2 0 2
SORN 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1900
Licensed 1
SORN 0
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 2.2k 893
2006 0 1
2005 0 0
2004 1 0
2003 0 0
2002 1 0
2001 0 0
2000 0 0
1999 0 0
1998 0 0
1997 0 0
1996 0 0
1995 0 0
1994 0 0
1993 0 0
1992 0 0
1991 0 0
1990 0 0
1989 0 0
1988 0 0
1987 0 0
1986 0 0
1985 0 0
1984 0 0
1983 0 0
1982 0 0
1981 0 0
1980 0 0
1979 0 0
1978 0 0
1977 0 0
1976 0 1
1975 8 15
1974 3 1
1973 3 2
1972 19 16
1971 23 4
1970 20 12
1969 25 16
1968 35 19
1967 29 12
1966 21 14
1965 15 10
1964 41 12
1963 30 13
1962 21 6
1961 14 7
1960 23 12
1959 19 4
1958 53 16
1957 19 11
1956 15 3
1955 23 6
1954 31 7
1953 24 8
1952 19 3
1951 7 4
1950 7 1
1949 3 1
1948 12 2
1947 21 4
1946 20 4
1945 1 0
1944 1 0
1943 0 0
1942 0 0
1941 0 0
1940 0 0
1939 14 3
1938 15 3
1937 19 2
1936 27 4
1935 16 7
1934 37 7
1933 21 2
1932 19 4
1931 11 1
1930 3 2
1929 3 0
1928 1 0
1927 1 3
1926 1 0
1925 3 1
1924 1 0
1923 2 1
1922 2 1
1921 2 0
1920 2 0
1919 1 0
1918 0 0
1917 0 0
1916 0 0
1915 0 0
1914 2 1
1913 4 0
1912 1 1
1911 1 0
1910 2 0
1909 0 0
1908 2 0
1907 1 0
1906 0 0
1905 1 0
1904 2 0
1903 1 1
1902 3 0
1901 0 1
1900 1 0

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

2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 ?
Licensed 1 1 0 1 0 0 424
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 1 113
1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Licensed 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990
Licensed 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980
Licensed 48 44 30 11 8 0 0 1 1 2
SORN 34 30 23 8 15 1 0 0 0 0
1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970
Licensed 93 104 139 138 74 81 108 112 80 54
SORN 51 43 54 76 40 45 58 69 65 41
1951 1952 1953 1954 1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960
Licensed 17 33 44 64 75 40 104 164 78 110
SORN 3 8 16 23 15 17 51 63 27 64
1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947 1948 1949 1950
Licensed 0 2 0 1 1 43 45 23 4 15
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 5 9 7 0 6
1931 1932 1933 1934 1935 1936 1937 1938 1939 1940
Licensed 24 75 71 83 64 53 53 47 60 3
SORN 4 10 7 22 12 11 11 6 13 2
1921 1922 1923 1924 1925 1926 1927 1928 1929 1930
Licensed 10 5 10 5 8 2 9 10 4 9
SORN 2 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
1911 1912 1913 1914 1915 1916 1917 1918 1919 1920
Licensed 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SORN 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1903 1904 1905 1906 1907 1908 1909 1910
Licensed 1 4 2 0 0 0 0 1
SORN 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 424 113
2006 0 1
2005 0 0
2004 1 0
2003 0 0
2002 1 0
2001 1 0
2000 0 0
1999 0 0
1998 1 0
1997 2 0
1996 0 0
1995 0 0
1994 0 0
1993 0 0
1992 0 0
1991 0 0
1990 0 0
1989 0 0
1988 0 0
1987 0 0
1986 1 0
1985 0 0
1984 0 0
1983 1 0
1982 0 0
1981 0 0
1980 2 0
1979 1 0
1978 1 0
1977 0 0
1976 0 1
1975 8 15
1974 11 8
1973 30 23
1972 44 30
1971 48 34
1970 54 41
1969 80 65
1968 112 69
1967 108 58
1966 81 45
1965 74 40
1964 138 76
1963 139 54
1962 104 43
1961 93 51
1960 110 64
1959 78 27
1958 164 63
1957 104 51
1956 40 17
1955 75 15
1954 64 23
1953 44 16
1952 33 8
1951 17 3
1950 15 6
1949 4 0
1948 23 7
1947 45 9
1946 43 5
1945 1 0
1944 1 0
1943 0 0
1942 2 0
1941 0 0
1940 3 2
1939 60 13
1938 47 6
1937 53 11
1936 53 11
1935 64 12
1934 83 22
1933 71 7
1932 75 10
1931 24 4
1930 9 0
1929 4 0
1928 10 0
1927 9 0
1926 2 1
1925 8 0
1924 5 0
1923 10 1
1922 5 0
1921 10 2
1920 0 0
1919 0 0
1918 0 0
1917 0 0
1916 0 0
1915 0 0
1914 0 0
1913 1 0
1912 0 1
1911 0 0
1910 1 0
1909 0 0
1908 0 0
1907 0 0
1906 0 0
1905 2 0
1904 4 0
1903 1 1

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
9 7 2 6 5 4 4 5 6 5 3 2 4 10 6 7 4 3 2
Year Registrations
2019 2
2018 3
2017 4
2016 7
2015 6
2014 10
2013 4
2012 2
2011 3
2010 5
2009 6
2008 5
2007 4
2006 4
2005 5
2004 6
2003 2
2002 7
2001 9

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
Unknown 9 3
up to 499cc 11 3
500cc to 749cc 10 2
750cc to 999cc 339 216
1000cc to 1099cc 102 34
1100cc to 1199cc 82 17
1200cc to 1299cc 401 1 117 1
1300cc to 1399cc 19 9
1400cc to 1499cc 890 1 365
1500cc to 1599cc 94 1 30
1600cc to 1699cc 284 131
1700cc to 1799cc 140 56
1800cc to 1899cc 62 2 9
1900cc to 1999cc 4 1 3
2000cc to 2099cc 30 4
2100cc to 2199cc 17 2
2200cc to 2299cc 178 92
2300cc to 2399cc 40 7
2400cc to 2499cc 2
2500cc to 2599cc 6 1
2600cc to 2699cc 72 10
2700cc to 2799cc 4 1
2800cc to 2899cc 3
2900cc to 2999cc 137 1 51
3000cc to 3099cc 19
3100cc to 3199cc 2
3200cc to 3299cc 2 1
3300cc to 3399cc 1 1
3400cc to 3499cc 20 7
3500cc to 3599cc 2
3800cc to 3899cc 1 1
3900cc to 3999cc 1 2
4000cc to 4249cc 1
4250cc to 4499cc 1
4500cc to 4749cc 1
4750cc to 4999cc 3
5500cc to 5749cc 1 1
7500cc to 7999cc 1
9500cc to 9999cc 1
10000cc and over 4 2
Capacity Licensed SORN
Unknown Petrol 9 3
Diesel
Other
up to 499cc Petrol 11 3
Diesel
Other
500cc to 749cc Petrol 10 2
Diesel
Other
750cc to 999cc Petrol 339 216
Diesel
Other
1000cc to 1099cc Petrol 102 34
Diesel
Other
1100cc to 1199cc Petrol 82 17
Diesel
Other
1200cc to 1299cc Petrol 401 117
Diesel 1
Other 1
1300cc to 1399cc Petrol 19 9
Diesel
Other
1400cc to 1499cc Petrol 890 365
Diesel 1
Other
1500cc to 1599cc Petrol 94 30
Diesel 1
Other
1600cc to 1699cc Petrol 284 131
Diesel
Other
1700cc to 1799cc Petrol 140 56
Diesel
Other
1800cc to 1899cc Petrol 62 9
Diesel 2
Other
1900cc to 1999cc Petrol 4 3
Diesel 1
Other
2000cc to 2099cc Petrol 30 4
Diesel
Other
2100cc to 2199cc Petrol 17 2
Diesel
Other
2200cc to 2299cc Petrol 178 92
Diesel
Other
2300cc to 2399cc Petrol 40 7
Diesel
Other
2400cc to 2499cc Petrol 2
Diesel
Other
2500cc to 2599cc Petrol 6 1
Diesel
Other
2600cc to 2699cc Petrol 72 10
Diesel
Other
2700cc to 2799cc Petrol 4 1
Diesel
Other
2800cc to 2899cc Petrol 3
Diesel
Other
2900cc to 2999cc Petrol 137 51
Diesel 1
Other
3000cc to 3099cc Petrol 19
Diesel
Other
3100cc to 3199cc Petrol 2
Diesel
Other
3200cc to 3299cc Petrol 2 1
Diesel
Other
3300cc to 3399cc Petrol 1 1
Diesel
Other
3400cc to 3499cc Petrol 20 7
Diesel
Other
3500cc to 3599cc Petrol 2
Diesel
Other
3800cc to 3899cc Petrol 1 1
Diesel
Other
3900cc to 3999cc Petrol 1 2
Diesel
Other
4000cc to 4249cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
4250cc to 4499cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
4500cc to 4749cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
4750cc to 4999cc Petrol 3
Diesel
Other
5500cc to 5749cc Petrol 1 1
Diesel
Other
7500cc to 7999cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
9500cc to 9999cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
10000cc and over Petrol 4 2
Diesel
Other