Manufacturer YALE

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 407 399 199 208
2018 411 405 412 396 169 169 181 195
2017 402 401 407 412 140 146 154 160
2016 342 382 383 399 117 118 121 128
2015 312 328 345 345 81 89 95 104
2014 294 298 305 302 72 74 79 82
2013 262 275 276 294 60 57 59 67
2012 216 234 238 256 46 49 54 52
2011 170 184 191 212 39 38 46 49
2010 164 169 162 166 39 36 45 50
2009 169 168 157 162 42 32 49 50
2008 173 170 56 51
2007 183 47
2006 189
2005 203
2004 231
2003 230
2002 233
2001 232
2000 253
1999 272
1998 292
1997 320
1996 361
1995 424
1994 340
Quarter Licensed SORN
2019 Q2 399 208
2019 Q1 407 199
2018 Q4 396 195
2018 Q3 412 181
2018 Q2 405 169
2018 Q1 411 169
2017 Q4 412 160
2017 Q3 407 154
2017 Q2 401 146
2017 Q1 402 140
2016 Q4 399 128
2016 Q3 383 121
2016 Q2 382 118
2016 Q1 342 117
2015 Q4 345 104
2015 Q3 345 95
2015 Q2 328 89
2015 Q1 312 81
2014 Q4 302 82
2014 Q3 305 79
2014 Q2 298 74
2014 Q1 294 72
2013 Q4 294 67
2013 Q3 276 59
2013 Q2 275 57
2013 Q1 262 60
2012 Q4 256 52
2012 Q3 238 54
2012 Q2 234 49
2012 Q1 216 46
2011 Q4 212 49
2011 Q3 191 46
2011 Q2 184 38
2011 Q1 170 39
2010 Q4 166 50
2010 Q3 162 45
2010 Q2 169 36
2010 Q1 164 39
2009 Q4 162 50
2009 Q3 157 49
2009 Q2 168 32
2009 Q1 169 42
2008 Q4 170 51
2008 Q3 173 56
2007 Q4 183 47
2006 Q4 189
2005 Q4 203
2004 Q4 231
2003 Q4 230
2002 Q4 233
2001 Q4 232
2000 Q4 253
1999 Q4 272
1998 Q4 292
1997 Q4 320
1996 Q4 361
1995 Q4 424
1994 Q4 340

Covers United Kingdom including Northern Ireland

2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 ?
Licensed 21 24 31 32 45 43 17 25 115
SORN 13 19 10 6 8 7 6 0 79
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Licensed 1 1 2 1 4 0 1 3 1 4
SORN 5 7 6 2 1 1 1 1 1 6
1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Licensed 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 2 0 2
SORN 1 0 0 1 3 1 1 1 1 0
1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990
Licensed 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0
SORN 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0
1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980
Licensed 1 0 0 1 3 0 2 0 1 0
SORN 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970
Licensed 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1951 1952 1953 1954 1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960
Licensed 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947 1948 1949 1950
Licensed 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1931 1932 1933 1934 1935 1936 1937 1938 1939 1940
Licensed 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1921 1922 1923 1924 1925 1926 1927 1928 1929 1930
Licensed 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1911 1912 1913 1914 1915 1916 1917 1918 1919 1920
Licensed 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1904 1905 1906 1907 1908 1909 1910
Licensed 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 115 79
2018 25 0
2017 17 6
2016 43 7
2015 45 8
2014 32 6
2013 31 10
2012 24 19
2011 21 13
2010 4 6
2009 1 1
2008 3 1
2007 1 1
2006 0 1
2005 4 1
2004 1 2
2003 2 6
2002 1 7
2001 1 5
2000 2 0
1999 0 1
1998 2 1
1997 0 1
1996 3 1
1995 1 3
1994 0 1
1993 0 0
1992 0 0
1991 0 1
1990 0 0
1989 1 2
1988 0 0
1987 1 0
1986 0 1
1985 0 0
1984 0 0
1983 0 0
1982 0 1
1981 3 0
1980 0 1
1979 1 0
1978 0 0
1977 2 0
1976 0 0
1975 3 0
1974 1 0
1973 0 1
1972 0 0
1971 1 1
1970 0 0
1969 0 0
1968 0 0
1967 1 0
1966 0 0
1965 1 0
1964 0 0
1963 0 0
1962 0 0
1961 0 0
1960 0 0
1959 0 0
1958 0 0
1957 0 0
1956 0 0
1955 0 0
1954 0 0
1953 0 0
1952 0 0
1951 0 0
1950 0 0
1949 0 0
1948 0 0
1947 0 0
1946 0 0
1945 0 0
1944 0 0
1943 0 0
1942 0 0
1941 0 0
1940 0 0
1939 0 0
1938 0 0
1937 0 0
1936 0 0
1935 0 0
1934 0 0
1933 0 0
1932 0 0
1931 0 0
1930 0 0
1929 0 0
1928 0 0
1927 0 0
1926 0 0
1925 0 0
1924 0 0
1923 0 0
1922 0 0
1921 0 0
1920 0 0
1919 0 0
1918 0 0
1917 0 0
1916 0 0
1915 0 0
1914 0 0
1913 0 0
1912 0 0
1911 0 0
1910 0 0
1909 0 0
1908 0 0
1907 0 0
1906 0 0
1905 0 0
1904 2 0

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Covers United Kingdom including Northern Ireland

2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 ?
Licensed 15 19 16 16 48 41 15 20 172
SORN 13 17 11 5 7 8 6 1 99
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Licensed 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 3
SORN 0 8 5 1 1 0 0 1 0 5
1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Licensed 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 1
SORN 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0
1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990
Licensed 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2
1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980
Licensed 4 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 2
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970
Licensed 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 3 0 1
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1958 1959 1960
Licensed 1 0 0
SORN 0 0 0
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 172 99
2018 20 1
2017 15 6
2016 41 8
2015 48 7
2014 16 5
2013 16 11
2012 19 17
2011 15 13
2010 3 5
2009 0 0
2008 2 1
2007 0 0
2006 0 0
2005 0 1
2004 1 1
2003 1 5
2002 1 8
2001 0 0
2000 1 0
1999 0 1
1998 2 0
1997 0 1
1996 1 0
1995 0 1
1994 0 0
1993 0 0
1992 1 0
1991 0 1
1990 0 2
1989 0 0
1988 0 0
1987 0 0
1986 0 1
1985 0 0
1984 0 0
1983 0 0
1982 0 0
1981 2 0
1980 2 0
1979 1 0
1978 0 0
1977 0 0
1976 0 0
1975 2 0
1974 0 0
1973 0 0
1972 2 0
1971 4 0
1970 1 0
1969 0 0
1968 3 0
1967 1 0
1966 0 0
1965 2 0
1964 0 0
1963 0 0
1962 0 0
1961 0 0
1960 0 0
1959 0 0
1958 1 0

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 30 14 18 12 13 16 15 12 18 61 69 52 33 85 96 49 63 26
Year Registrations
2019 26
2018 63
2017 49
2016 96
2015 85
2014 33
2013 52
2012 69
2011 61
2010 18
2009 12
2008 15
2007 16
2006 13
2005 12
2004 18
2003 14
2002 30
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 1
2300cc to 2399cc 1
2400cc to 2499cc 1
Capacity Licensed SORN
Unknown Petrol
Diesel
Other 1
2300cc to 2399cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
2400cc to 2499cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other