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
2019 3.0k 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 883 887 912 938
2013 2.7k 2.8k 2.8k 2.8k 888 754 764 795
2012 2.7k 2.7k 2.7k 2.7k 889 810 834 915
2011 2.7k 2.7k 2.7k 2.7k 840 797 849 925
2010 2.7k 2.7k 2.7k 2.7k 879 803 807 858
2009 2.8k 2.8k 2.8k 2.7k 847 804 810 872
2008 2.8k 2.8k 868 887
2007 2.8k 2
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 4.1k
Quarter Licensed SORN
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 887
2014 Q1 2.8k 883
2013 Q4 2.8k 795
2013 Q3 2.8k 764
2013 Q2 2.8k 754
2013 Q1 2.7k 888
2012 Q4 2.7k 915
2012 Q3 2.7k 834
2012 Q2 2.7k 810
2012 Q1 2.7k 889
2011 Q4 2.7k 925
2011 Q3 2.7k 849
2011 Q2 2.7k 797
2011 Q1 2.7k 840
2010 Q4 2.7k 858
2010 Q3 2.7k 807
2010 Q2 2.7k 803
2010 Q1 2.7k 879
2009 Q4 2.7k 872
2009 Q3 2.8k 810
2009 Q2 2.8k 804
2009 Q1 2.8k 847
2008 Q4 2.8k 887
2008 Q3 2.8k 868
2007 Q4 2.8k 2
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 4.1k

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 1 896
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 26 19 1 3 8 0 0 0 0 0
SORN 3 15 3 1 15 1 0 0 0 0
1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970
Licensed 14 18 30 37 17 20 27 36 26 22
SORN 7 5 13 12 7 15 12 19 15 11
1951 1952 1953 1954 1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960
Licensed 7 20 24 32 24 16 20 51 17 24
SORN 4 3 7 4 6 4 9 14 7 11
1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947 1948 1949 1950
Licensed 0 0 0 1 1 20 21 12 2 7
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 4 3 2 1 1
1931 1932 1933 1934 1935 1936 1937 1938 1939 1940
Licensed 11 21 23 36 15 27 17 15 13 0
SORN 0 4 2 8 6 4 2 2 3 0
1921 1922 1923 1924 1925 1926 1927 1928 1929 1930
Licensed 2 2 2 1 4 1 1 1 3 3
SORN 0 1 1 0 0 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 896
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 1 3
1972 19 15
1971 26 3
1970 22 11
1969 26 15
1968 36 19
1967 27 12
1966 20 15
1965 17 7
1964 37 12
1963 30 13
1962 18 5
1961 14 7
1960 24 11
1959 17 7
1958 51 14
1957 20 9
1956 16 4
1955 24 6
1954 32 4
1953 24 7
1952 20 3
1951 7 4
1950 7 1
1949 2 1
1948 12 2
1947 21 3
1946 20 4
1945 1 0
1944 1 0
1943 0 0
1942 0 0
1941 0 0
1940 0 0
1939 13 3
1938 15 2
1937 17 2
1936 27 4
1935 15 6
1934 36 8
1933 23 2
1932 21 4
1931 11 0
1930 3 2
1929 3 0
1928 1 0
1927 1 3
1926 1 0
1925 4 0
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 0 431
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 1 101
1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Licensed 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 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 51 37 29 11 8 0 0 1 1 2
SORN 33 35 21 8 15 1 0 0 0 0
1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970
Licensed 91 100 133 130 72 82 96 108 76 54
SORN 55 43 54 78 40 47 62 70 69 43
1951 1952 1953 1954 1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960
Licensed 17 32 43 67 77 40 107 167 78 111
SORN 4 8 14 17 17 15 44 57 27 66
1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947 1948 1949 1950
Licensed 0 2 0 1 1 43 46 22 4 16
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 5 7 7 0 4
1931 1932 1933 1934 1935 1936 1937 1938 1939 1940
Licensed 24 74 72 84 61 51 55 47 60 3
SORN 5 11 5 20 15 12 9 5 13 2
1921 1922 1923 1924 1925 1926 1927 1928 1929 1930
Licensed 10 5 10 5 8 3 9 10 4 9
SORN 2 0 2 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 431 101
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 0 1
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 29 21
1972 37 35
1971 51 33
1970 54 43
1969 76 69
1968 108 70
1967 96 62
1966 82 47
1965 72 40
1964 130 78
1963 133 54
1962 100 43
1961 91 55
1960 111 66
1959 78 27
1958 167 57
1957 107 44
1956 40 15
1955 77 17
1954 67 17
1953 43 14
1952 32 8
1951 17 4
1950 16 4
1949 4 0
1948 22 7
1947 46 7
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 5
1937 55 9
1936 51 12
1935 61 15
1934 84 20
1933 72 5
1932 74 11
1931 24 5
1930 9 0
1929 4 0
1928 10 0
1927 9 0
1926 3 1
1925 8 0
1924 5 0
1923 10 2
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 0
Year Registrations
2019 0
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 2018 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 11 1
750cc to 999cc 328 216
1000cc to 1099cc 97 37
1100cc to 1199cc 84 16
1200cc to 1299cc 400 1 116 1
1300cc to 1399cc 19 9
1400cc to 1499cc 897 2 349
1500cc to 1599cc 91 1 31
1600cc to 1699cc 282 133
1700cc to 1799cc 137 57
1800cc to 1899cc 60 2 11
1900cc to 1999cc 4 1 3
2000cc to 2099cc 28 5
2100cc to 2199cc 17 3
2200cc to 2299cc 174 88
2300cc to 2399cc 40 7
2400cc to 2499cc 2
2500cc to 2599cc 6 1
2600cc to 2699cc 73 9
2700cc to 2799cc 4 1
2800cc to 2899cc 3
2900cc to 2999cc 130 1 56
3000cc to 3099cc 17
3100cc to 3199cc 2
3200cc to 3299cc 2 1
3300cc to 3399cc 1 1
3400cc to 3499cc 19 7
3500cc to 3599cc 2
3800cc to 3899cc 1 1
3900cc to 3999cc 2 1
4000cc to 4249cc 1
4250cc to 4499cc 1
4500cc to 4749cc 1
4750cc to 4999cc 3
5500cc to 5749cc 2
7500cc to 7999cc 1
9500cc to 9999cc 1
10000cc and over 3
Capacity Licensed SORN
Unknown Petrol 9 3
Diesel
Other
up to 499cc Petrol 11 3
Diesel
Other
500cc to 749cc Petrol 11 1
Diesel
Other
750cc to 999cc Petrol 328 216
Diesel
Other
1000cc to 1099cc Petrol 97 37
Diesel
Other
1100cc to 1199cc Petrol 84 16
Diesel
Other
1200cc to 1299cc Petrol 400 116
Diesel 1
Other 1
1300cc to 1399cc Petrol 19 9
Diesel
Other
1400cc to 1499cc Petrol 897 349
Diesel 2
Other
1500cc to 1599cc Petrol 91 31
Diesel 1
Other
1600cc to 1699cc Petrol 282 133
Diesel
Other
1700cc to 1799cc Petrol 137 57
Diesel
Other
1800cc to 1899cc Petrol 60 11
Diesel 2
Other
1900cc to 1999cc Petrol 4 3
Diesel 1
Other
2000cc to 2099cc Petrol 28 5
Diesel
Other
2100cc to 2199cc Petrol 17 3
Diesel
Other
2200cc to 2299cc Petrol 174 88
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 73 9
Diesel
Other
2700cc to 2799cc Petrol 4 1
Diesel
Other
2800cc to 2899cc Petrol 3
Diesel
Other
2900cc to 2999cc Petrol 130 56
Diesel 1
Other
3000cc to 3099cc Petrol 17
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 19 7
Diesel
Other
3500cc to 3599cc Petrol 2
Diesel
Other
3800cc to 3899cc Petrol 1 1
Diesel
Other
3900cc to 3999cc Petrol 2 1
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 2
Diesel
Other
7500cc to 7999cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
9500cc to 9999cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
10000cc and over Petrol 3
Diesel
Other