Statistical data set

Cars (VEH02)

Data on all licensed and registered cars, produced by Department for Transport.

The methodology to assign vehicles as plug-in or non plug-in has been improved for the quarter April to June 2018. This has had a minor impact on Table VEH0253 and does not effect any other results.

Licensed vehicles

VEH0202: Licensed cars by keepership (private and company): Great Britain and United Kingdom (ODS, 21.4KB)

VEH0203: Licensed cars by propulsion or fuel type: Great Britain and United Kingdom (ODS, 21.6KB)

VEH0204: Licensed cars, by region: Great Britain and United Kingdom (ODS, 25.6KB)

VEH0205: Licensed cars by engine capacity, propulsion and fuel type: Great Britain and United Kingdom (ODS, 43.9KB)

VEH0206: Licensed cars by CO2 emission and VED band: Great Britain and United Kingdom (ODS, 26.3KB)

VEH0207: Licensed cars by number of years since first registration: Great Britain and United Kingdom (ODS, 25.1KB)

VEH0208: Licensed cars by number of keepers and year of first registration: Great Britain and United Kingdom (ODS, 72.9KB)

VEH0210: Licensed cars by make and region: Great Britain and United Kingdom (ODS, 140KB)

VEH0211: Licensed cars by year of first registration, propulsion and fuel type: Great Britain and United Kingdom (ODS, 117KB)

VEH0220: Licensed cars by make, model and engine capacity: Great Britain and United Kingdom (ODS, 12.3MB)

Statutory Off Road Notification (SORN)

VEH0221: Cars with a Statutory Off Road Notification by make, model and engine capacity: Great Britain and United Kingdom (ODS, 8.06MB)

Registered for the first time

VEH0252: Cars registered for the first time by keepership (private and company): Great Britain and United Kingdom (ODS, 18.5KB)

VEH0253: Cars registered for the first time by propulsion and fuel type: Great Britain and United Kingdom (ODS, 33.2KB)

VEH0254: Cars registered for the first time by region: Great Britain and United Kingdom (ODS, 22.3KB)

VEH0255: Cars registered for the first time by engine capacity, propulsion and fuel type: Great Britain and United Kingdom (ODS, 37.3KB)

VEH0256: Cars registered for the first time by CO2 emission and VED bands: Great Britain and United Kingdom (ODS, 110KB)

VEH0260: Cars registered for the first time by make and region: Great Britain and United Kingdom (ODS, 132KB)

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Vehicles statistics

Published 12 December 2013
Last updated 13 September 2018 + show all updates
  1. Data tables for the quarter April to June 2018 updated (Table VEH0253 and 0256).
  2. Data on cars registered for the first time by propulsion and fuel type and by CO2 emissions and VED bands updated for January to March 2018.
  3. Tables updated for the 2017 annual release.
  4. Tables for cars registered for the first time by propulsion or fuel type and CO2 emission band updated for July to September 2017.
  5. Tables for cars registered for the first time by propulsion or fuel type and CO2 emission band updated for April to June 2017.
  6. Table 0253 and 0256 updated to the latest data for January to March 2017.
  7. Tables updated to the latest annual data for 2016.
  8. Table 0204 updated for TSGB 2016 release, to show population figures. Table 0256 updated for the quarter July to September 2016.
  9. Table 0209 revised.
  10. Table 0256 updated for the latest quarterly release (April to June 2016).
  11. Table 0256 updated for January to March 2016.
  12. Tables updated to the latest data for 2015.
  13. Table 0256 updated to the latest data for April to June 2015.
  14. Table VEH0256 updated for the quarterly release (January to March) 2015.
  15. Tables updated for the 2014 annual release.
  16. Table 0256 updated for the latest quarterly release (July to September 2014).
  17. Cars dataset updated for the 2013 annual report release.
  18. First published.