SMC MISSING

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 137 137 120 101 688 683 700 718
2020 98 118 135 119 712 691 685 701
2019 106 110 108 96 705 705 713 717
2018 132 132 126 115 681 676 685 699
2017 133 148 148 134 677 683 685 693
2016 157 153 158 139 644 645 644 668
2015 184 189 197 187 608 609 613 631
2014 218 253 262 210 605 574 576 599
2013 294 307 300 237 503 492 448 591
2012 362 388 368 331 517 490 464 505
2011 388 438 442 394 505 503 452 525
2010 404 505 506 388 544 478 424 514
2009 416 504 506 423 546 497 452 516
2008 562 437 458 542
2007 596 496
2006 747
2005 1.0k
2004 1.1k
2003 455
2002 18
2001 0
2000 0
1999 0
1998 0
1997 0
1996 0
1995 0
1994 0
Quarter Licensed SORN
2021 Q4 101 718
2021 Q3 120 700
2021 Q2 137 683
2021 Q1 137 688
2020 Q4 119 701
2020 Q3 135 685
2020 Q2 118 691
2020 Q1 98 712
2019 Q4 96 717
2019 Q3 108 713
2019 Q2 110 705
2019 Q1 106 705
2018 Q4 115 699
2018 Q3 126 685
2018 Q2 132 676
2018 Q1 132 681
2017 Q4 134 693
2017 Q3 148 685
2017 Q2 148 683
2017 Q1 133 677
2016 Q4 139 668
2016 Q3 158 644
2016 Q2 153 645
2016 Q1 157 644
2015 Q4 187 631
2015 Q3 197 613
2015 Q2 189 609
2015 Q1 184 608
2014 Q4 210 599
2014 Q3 262 576
2014 Q2 253 574
2014 Q1 218 605
2013 Q4 237 591
2013 Q3 300 448
2013 Q2 307 492
2013 Q1 294 503
2012 Q4 331 505
2012 Q3 368 464
2012 Q2 388 490
2012 Q1 362 517
2011 Q4 394 525
2011 Q3 442 452
2011 Q2 438 503
2011 Q1 388 505
2010 Q4 388 514
2010 Q3 506 424
2010 Q2 505 478
2010 Q1 404 544
2009 Q4 423 516
2009 Q3 506 452
2009 Q2 504 497
2009 Q1 416 546
2008 Q4 437 542
2008 Q3 562 458
2007 Q4 596 496
2006 Q4 747
2005 Q4 1.0k
2004 Q4 1.1k
2003 Q4 455
2002 Q4 18
2001 Q4 0
2000 Q4 0
1999 Q4 0
1998 Q4 0
1997 Q4 0
1996 Q4 0
1995 Q4 0
1994 Q4 0

Covers United Kingdom including Northern Ireland

2021 ?
Licensed 1 1
SORN 0 7
2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Licensed 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 2 0
SORN 4 2 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Licensed 0 2 17 41 20 3 1 0 2 3
SORN 3 4 152 313 162 12 6 4 14 10
1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Licensed 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
SORN 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 6 11
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 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970
Licensed 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 1 7
2021 1 0
2020 0 0
2019 2 0
2018 1 0
2017 1 0
2016 0 0
2015 1 2
2014 0 2
2013 0 0
2012 0 2
2011 1 4
2010 3 10
2009 2 14
2008 0 4
2007 1 6
2006 3 12
2005 20 162
2004 41 313
2003 17 152
2002 2 4
2001 0 3
2000 2 11
1999 0 6
1998 0 1
1997 0 0
1996 0 0
1995 0 1
1994 0 0
1993 0 1
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 0
1975 1 1
1974 0 0
1973 0 0
1972 0 0
1971 0 0
1970 0 0
1969 0 0
1968 0 0
1967 0 0
1966 0 0
1965 0 0
1964 1 0

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

2021 ?
Licensed 1 7
SORN 0 42
2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Licensed 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 0
SORN 3 2 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Licensed 0 2 14 40 22 3 1 0 2 3
SORN 2 3 138 310 165 10 5 4 13 11
1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Licensed 0 0 0 0 1
SORN 1 0 0 2 3
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 7 42
2021 1 0
2020 0 0
2019 2 0
2018 1 0
2017 1 0
2016 0 0
2015 0 2
2014 0 2
2013 0 0
2012 0 2
2011 1 3
2010 3 11
2009 2 13
2008 0 4
2007 1 5
2006 3 10
2005 22 165
2004 40 310
2003 14 138
2002 2 3
2001 0 2
2000 1 3
1999 0 2
1998 0 0
1997 0 0
1996 0 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 2020 2021
0 17 460 892 448 25 14 10 36 44 14 3 3 4 5 5 3 1 2 2 0
Year Registrations
2021 0
2020 2
2019 2
2018 1
2017 3
2016 5
2015 5
2014 4
2013 3
2012 3
2011 14
2010 44
2009 36
2008 10
2007 14
2006 25
2005 448
2004 892
2003 460
2002 17
2001 0

Vehicles licensed or SORN in 2021 Q4, by fuel type and engine capacity

Covers United Kingdom including Northern Ireland

Capacity Licensed SORN
Petrol Diesel Other Petrol Diesel Other
Unknown 1 3 1
up to 50cc 1 12
51cc to 125cc 4 31
up to 100cc 1 21
101cc to 200cc 16 169 1
151cc to 200cc 2
201cc to 300cc 69 465
301cc to 400cc 2
401cc to 500cc 2 1
501cc to 600cc 2 1
601cc to 700cc 3
701cc to 800cc 1
801cc to 900cc 1
901cc to 1000cc 5
1801cc to 1900cc 1
7401cc to 7500cc 1
9601cc to 9700cc 1
10801cc to 10900cc 1
Capacity Licensed SORN
Unknown Petrol 1
Diesel 1
Other 3
up to 50cc Petrol 1 12
Diesel
Other
51cc to 125cc Petrol 4 31
Diesel
Other
up to 100cc Petrol 1 21
Diesel
Other
101cc to 200cc Petrol 16 169
Diesel 1
Other
151cc to 200cc Petrol 2
Diesel
Other
201cc to 300cc Petrol 69 465
Diesel
Other
301cc to 400cc Petrol 2
Diesel
Other
401cc to 500cc Petrol 2 1
Diesel
Other
501cc to 600cc Petrol 2 1
Diesel
Other
601cc to 700cc Petrol 3
Diesel
Other
701cc to 800cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
801cc to 900cc Petrol
Diesel 1
Other
901cc to 1000cc Petrol 5
Diesel
Other
1801cc to 1900cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
7401cc to 7500cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
9601cc to 9700cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
10801cc to 10900cc Petrol
Diesel 1
Other