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Registration & Licensing Statistics

Current as at 30 November 2013

The information found on this page represents statistics on Registration and Licensing in Tasmania through ways of Licence Type, Vehicle Type and Registrations by Municipality.

Current Licensed Tasmanian Drivers: 367,533

Drivers can hold more than one licence type and class (for example a full heavy vehicle licence and a novice learner motorcycle licence).

LICENCE TYPE AND CLASS   CLASS TOTAL

Car

Full 266,616
  L1 12,420
  L2 8,969
  P1 5,751
  P2 9,550
  Learner (other than novice)* 278
Motorcycle Full 43,624
  Learner 2,144
  P1 1,761
  P2 1,610
Heavy Full 63,408
  Learner 693

*Eg client applies for a learner licence after having a Tasmanian licence expired for more than 5 years.

Registration by Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type Total Vehicle Type Total
Ambulance 156 ATV 2,611
Bus 2,174 Campers 4,610
Car 202,246 Caravan 9,695
Earth Moving Machinery 1,962 Farm Tractor 6,178
Fire Units 539 Horse Float 3,031
Motorcycle 17,360 Other 4,026
Road Construction 442 Station Wagon 98,751
Tow Truck 68 Tractor 701
Trailer 93,806 Truck 40,663
Utility 53,572 Van 12,955
GRAND TOTAL 555,546

Registration by Premium Class

Premium Class Total Premium Class Total
1. Motor Car (incl Station Wagon) 295,497 11. Mobile Crane 165
2. Light Goods Vehicle 95,360 12. Restricted registration 3,521
3. Heavy Goods Vehicle
(over 4.5 tonne gvm)
10,458 13. Plant & Machinery
(Self-Propelled)
4,717
4. Medium Motorcycle 2,129 15. Farm Tractor 5,796
5. Large Motorcycle 8,504 16. Medium Passenger Vehicle 817
6. Taxi or Chauffeured Hire Car 576 17. Small Motorcycle 1,745
7. Large Passenger Vehicle 1,316 18. Off-Road and Recreational Vehicle 1,672
8. Hire & Drive Vehicle 5,041 20. Medium Large Motorcycle 3,867
9. Caravan, Plant & Machinery (Non-Self-Propelled) 13,263 21. Vintage Motor Vehicle/Street Rod 462
10. Heavy Trailer (over 500kg) 10,556 22. Special Interest Vehicle 5,156
0. Trailer - No Premium 84,928
GRAND TOTAL (Excl. 0 No Prem - Trailer) 470,618
(Incl. O No Prem - Trailer) 555,546

Registrations by Municipality

Municipality Total Municipality Total
Break O'Day

8,637

Brighton

15,347

Burnie

20,746

Central Coast

26,093

Central Highlands

3,293

Circular Head

9,992

Clarence

53,062

Derwent Valley

10,235

Devonport

27,891

Dorset

10,021

Flinders Island

1,658

George Town

7,631

Glamorgan/Spring Bay

6,307

Glenorchy

43,903

Hobart

49,803

Huon Valley

18,538

Kentish

7,354

King Island

2,250

Kingborough

34,567

Latrobe

12,752

Launceston

71,230

Meander Valley

23,388

Northern Midlands

18,099

Sorell

15,795

Southern Midlands

8,956

Tasman

3,434

Waratah/Wynyard

16,015

West Coast

5,061

West Tamar

23,488

Other

0

GRAND TOTAL 555,546

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