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LICENSE PLATES OF THE

FAROE ISLANDS (FO)

Photographed in the Faroe Islands

CURRENTLY ISSUED LICENSE PLATES

Faroe Islands normal series DJ 499.jpg (41 kB)
Normal series since 1996. No coding.

Faroe Islands normal series small plate UY 886.jpg (76 kB)
Normal series since 1996. No coding. Small size plate. This is on a trailer.


FORMER ISSUES - STILL VALID

Faroe Islands former commercial series Fø 4.776.jpg (69 kB)
1958-75 series. 4.000-4.999 = Commercial vehicles.

Faroe Islands former normal series Fø 6.943.jpg (79 kB)
1958-75 series. 5.000-6.999 = Private cars. Four digits for private cars until 1970.

Faroe Islands former normal series Fø 58.143.jpg (43 kB)
1958-75 series. 50.000-59.999 = Private cars. Five digits for private cars since 1971.

Faroe Islands former trailer series F 1019.jpg (67 kB)
1976-95 series. 1 000-9 999 = Trailers.

Faroe Islands former trailer series F 1024.jpg (65 kB)
1976-95 series. 1 000-9 999 = Trailers.

Faroe Islands former heavy commercial series F 11670.jpg (67 kB)
1976-95 series. 10 000-18 999 = Trucks over 3500 kg, single line plates.

Faroe Islands former heavy commercial series F 19035.jpg (28 kB)
1976-95 series. 19 000-19 999 = Trucks over 3500 kg, double line rear plates.

Faroe Islands former bus series F 49005.jpg (48 kB)
1976-95 series. 49 000-49 999 = Bus double line rear plate.

Faroe Islands former normal series F 52710.jpg (71 kB)
Normal series 1976-95. 50 000-59 999 (since 1992) = Private car single line rear plate.

Faroe Islands former normal series F 89643.jpg (74 kB)
1976-95 series. 89 000-89 999 = Private car double line rear plate.

Faroe Islands former trade plate series 00 597.jpg (40 kB)
Trade plate series 1976-2003(?). 1976-95 plate style. 00 = Trade plates.

Faroe Islands former trade plate series OO 600.jpg (93 kB)
Trade plate series 1976-2003(?). 1996 onwards plate style. OO = Trade plates.

Faroe Islands former moped series TF 0124.jpg (80 kB)
Moped series until 2003. 1976-2003 plate style. TF = Mopeds.

Faroe Islands former moped series TF 0126.jpg (124 kB)
Moped series until 2003. 1976-2003 plate style. TF = Mopeds.


OBSOLETE LICENSE PLATES - NO LONGER VALID

Faroe Islands normal series EV 736.jpg (74 kB)
Normal series since 1996. No coding. The first plates of the new style were of poor quality
and the blue band with flag and FO couldn't withstand the weather conditions and fell off.
These plates have since been replaced.

Faroe Islands normal series CU 682.jpg (50 kB)
Normal series since 1996. No coding. The first plates of the new style were of poor quality
and the blue band with flag and FO couldn't withstand the weather conditions and fell off.
Some of the first plates also used letters not in the Faroese alphabet, like C.
These plates have since been replaced.

Faroe Islands former provisional series ZB 898.jpg (76 kB)
Provisional series 1996-late 1990s. Valid July 4th 1996.
These plates had the normal series registration to be subsequently used.
Some of the first plates also used letters not in the Faroese alphabet, like Z.

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