REGISTRATION PLATES OF

FINLAND (FIN)


VIEW ONE PICTURE AT A TIME

Two-line plates are denoted with a / at the line break

CURRENTLY ISSUED LICENSE PLATES

IKB-101 Normal series since 1972. 2001 onwards plate style. No coding since 1989.

IKB-101 Close-up of the above.

BZF-987 Normal series since 1972. 2001 onwards plate style. No coding since 1989.

KOS/461 Normal series since 1972. 2011(?) onwards plate style. No coding since 1989.
Square plates with three letters and three numerals appeared around 2011.

KOS/461 Close-up of the above.

RO-20 Personalized series since 1989. 2001 onwards plate style.

RO-20 Close-up of the above.

TRX-1 Personalized series since 1989. 2001 onwards plate style.

TRX-1 Close-up of the above.

IKU-751 Personalized plate within the normal series since 1989. 2001 onwards plate style.
IKU is part of the company name. Since 1955 delivery company vehicles permitted to carry goods of other companies have an orange border round the plate.

IKU-751 Close-up of the above.

BXS-821 Normal series since 1972. Since 2003 vehicles manufactured before 1971 may have
old style white on black plates. No coding.

BXS-821 Close-up of the above.

CSJ-26 Personalized series since 1989. Since 2003 vehicles manufactured before 1971 may have
old style white on black plates. No coding.

CSJ-26 Close-up of the above.

83/KGX Motorcycle series since 2009. 2001 onwards plate style. No coding.

83/KGX Close-up of the above.

69/XBA Motorcycle series since 2009. 2001 onwards plate style. No coding.

69/XBA Close-up of the above.

BC-378 Motorcycle series pre-1974. Since 2003 motorcycles manufactured before 1971 may have old style white on black plates. No coding.

BC-378 Close-up of the above.

A-0757 Transfer series since 1950. No coding since 2000. Adhesive sticker plates since 2000.

GM-5548 Transfer series since 2004. No coding.

GM-5548 Close-up of the above.

CD-1003 Diplomatic series since 1979. CD = Corps Diplomatique. 10 = Germany.

CD-1003 Close-up of the above.

CD-1241 Diplomatic series since 1979. CD = Corps Diplomatique. 12 = USA.

CD-1241 Close-up of the above.

CD-3302 Diplomatic series since 1979. CD = Corps Diplomatique. 33 = Israel.

CD-3303 Diplomatic series since 1979. CD = Corps Diplomatique. 33 = Israel.

C-12002 Diplomatic series since 1979. C = Non-diplomatic embassy staff. 12 = USA.

C/37001 Diplomatic series since 1979. C = Non-diplomatic embassy staff. 37 = Norway.

A-3496 Export series since 1966. Four numerals since 2007. 2001 onwards plate style. No coding. Valid until end of June 2011.

A-3496 Close-up of the above.

A-1111 Export series since 1966. Four numerals since 2007. 2001 onwards plate style. No coding. Valid until end of April 2008.

A-3770 Export series since 1966. Four numerals since 2007. 2001 onwards plate style. No coding. Valid until end of December 2011.

A-3770 Close-up of the above.

M/95 Motorcycle export series since 1998. 2001 onwards plate style. No coding.
Valid until end of April 2009.

KOE/ J-760 Test plate series. KOE = Test.

KOE/ J-760 Close-up of the above (front plate inside the windscreen).

DCK-243 Trailer series since 1979. 2001 onwards plate style. D (since 2013) = Trailer.

DCK-243 Close-up of the above.

WES-299 Trailer series since 1979. 2001 onwards plate style. W (1999-2013) = Trailer.

WTE-171 Trailer series since 1979. 2001 onwards plate style. W (1999-2013) = Trailer.

WTE-171 Close-up of the above.

MRU-39 Veteran vehicle series since 1987. M = Veteran series.


FORMER ISSUES - STILL VALID

OT-561 Normal series 1950-72. From 1960 with a white border. 1950-64 one serial letter
+ three numerals. O = Oulu (Uleåborg). This particular plate may well be a reissue.

OT-561 Close-up of the above.

EX-182 Normal series 1950-72. From 1960 with a white border.
1950-64 one serial letter + three numerals. E = Turku (Åbo).

OOC-12 Normal series 1950-72. 1964-72 two serial letters + two numerals. O = Oulu (Uleåborg).
This particular plate may well be a reissue.

OVK-98 Normal series 1950-72. 1964-72 two serial letters + two numerals. O = Oulu (Uleåborg).

ULX-39 Normal series 1950-72. 1964-72 two serial letters + two numerals. U = Uusimaa (Nyland).

MJS-738 Normal series since 1972. 1972-2001 plate style (still issued on request).
Provincial coding until 1989. M = Mikkeli.

MJS-738 Close-up of the above.

KLN-576 Normal series since 1972. 1972-2001 plate style (still issued on request).
Provincial coding until 1989. K = Kuopio.

AIA-474 Normal series since 1972. 1972-2001 plate style (still issued on request).
No coding since 1989.

AIA-474 Close-up of the above.

CCS-184 Normal series since 1972. 1972-2001 plate style (still issued on request).
No coding since 1989. With the unofficial addition of a euroband.

IIT-661 Normal series since 1972. 1972-2001 plate style (still issued on request).
No coding since 1989. Since 1955 delivery company vehicles permitted to carry goods of other companies have an orange border round the plate.

VGS-465 Normal series since 1972. 1972-2001 plate style (still issued on request).
No coding since 1989.

XFY-119 Normal series since 1972. 1972-2001 plate style (still issued on request).
No coding since 1989.

HFT 822 Normal series since 1972. Unofficial replacement plate. No coding since 1989.

HFT 822 Close-up of the above.

NJ-579 American size series 1972-80. 1972-2001 plate style (still issued on request).
N = American size (1972-91).

NCJ-1 American size series 1980-2013. 1972-2001 plate style (still issued on request).
N = American size (1972-91).

JYV-85 American size series 1980-2013. 1972-2001 plate style (still issued on request).
J = American size (1991-2006).

JYV-85 Close-up of the above.

NOG-56 American size series 1980-2013. 1972-2001 plate style (still issued on request).
N = American size (1972-91).

NGU-74 American size series 1980-2013. 1972-2001 plate style (still issued on request).
N = American size (1972-91).

JTY-16 American size series 1980-2013. 1972-2001 plate style (still issued on request).
J = American size (1991-2006).

JBF-53 Front plate of the square plate series 2001-13. 2001 onwards plate style.
J = American size or square plates (1991-2006).

JCZ/93 Square plate series 2001-13. 2001 onwards plate style.
J = American size or square plates (1991-2006).

JEC/44 Square plate series 2001-13. 2001 onwards plate style.
J = American size or square plates (1991-2006).

ON-1 Personalized series since 1989. 1972-2001 plate style (still issued on request).
Since 1955 delivery company vehicles permitted to carry goods of other companies have an
orange border round the plate.

BK-1 Personalized series since 1989. 1972-2001 plate style (still issued on request).

XL-70 Personalized series since 1989. 1972-2001 plate style (still issued on request).
This is XL-70 on a Volvo XL 70 truck. Since 1955 delivery company vehicles permitted to carry goods of other companies have an orange border round the plate.

SHM-1 Personalized series since 1989. 1972-2001 plate style (still issued on request).

SHM-1 Close-up of the above.

BBP-2 Personalized series since 1989. 1972-2001 plate style (still issued on request).

BBP-2 Close-up of the above.

FEM-5 Personalized series since 1989. 1972-2001 plate style (still issued on request).
FEM = Five in Swedish (one of the official languages of Finland). The car was a BMW 5-series.

KAL-80 Personalized series since 1989. 1972-2001 plate style (still issued on request).
KAL-80 in Swedish is pronounced the same way as Kalotti, the Finnish name of Kalott Spedition. Since 1955 delivery company vehicles permitted to carry goods of other companies have an
orange border round the plate.

PT-8603 Trailer series 1949-78. 1960-73 plate style. P = Perävaunu (trailer). T = Turku (Åbo).

PP-576 Trailer series 1949-78. 1973-2001 plate style (still issued on request).
The first P = Perävaunu (trailer).

PI-1939 Trailer series 1949-78. 1973-2001 plate style (still issued on request).
P = Perävaunu (trailer).

PUF-9 Trailer series 1979-99. 1973-2001 plate style (still issued on request).
P (until 1999) = Perävaunu (trailer).

PXF-7 Trailer series 1979-99. 1973-2001 plate style (still issued on request).
P (until 1999) = Perävaunu (trailer).

PNU-73 Trailer series 1979-99. 1973-2001 plate style (still issued on request).
P (until 1999) = Perävaunu (trailer).

PNX-709 Trailer series since 1979. 1973-2001 plate style (still issued on request).
P (until 1999) = Perävaunu (trailer).

PNX-709 Close-up of the above.

PGR-170 Trailer series since 1979. 1973-2001 plate style (still issued on request).
P (until 1999) = Perävaunu (trailer).

WCO-271 Trailer series since 1979. 1973-2001 plate style (still issued on request).
W (1999-2013) = Trailer.

TH/995 Motorcycle series 1974-2008. 1974-2001 plate style. Provincial coding until 1989.
T = Turku (Åbo).

NB/49 Motorcycle series 1974-2008. 1974-2001 plate style (still issued on request).
No coding since 1989.

NB/49 Close-up of the above.

JN/34 Motorcycle series 1974-2008. 1974-2001 plate style (still issued on request).
No coding since 1989.

BV/457 Motorcycle series 1974-2008. 1974-2001 plate style (still issued on request).
No coding since 1989.

BV/457 Close-up of the above.

HD/110 Motorcycle series 1974-2008. 1974-2001 plate style (still issued on request).
This is probably a personalized plate where HD = Harley-Davidson.

RW/50 Motorcycle series 1974-2008. 2001 onwards plate style. No coding since 1989.

RW/50 Close-up of the above.

GT/27 Motorcycle series 1974-2008. 2001 onwards plate style. No coding since 1989.

WZ/313 Motorcycle series 1974-2008. 2001 onwards plate style. No coding since 1989.

WZ/313 Close-up of the above.

CN/376 Motorcycle series 1974-2008. 2001 onwards plate style. No coding since 1989.
With an old (SF) oval for Suomi Finland, used until 1993.

NT/279 Motorcycle series 1974-2008. 2001 onwards plate style. No coding since 1989.


OBSOLETE LICENSE PLATES - NO LONGER VALID

R-3636 Provisional series since 1950. R = Kymi. This plate style in use until 2000.

M-111 Export series since 1966. 1989-95 plate style. No coding. Valid until the end of 1995.

T-893 Export series since 1966. 1995-2001 plate style. No coding. Valid until end of July 1999.

C-421 Export series since 1966. 2001 onwards plate style. Three numerals until 2007.
No coding. Valid until end of July 2002.

B/79 Motorcycle export series since 1998. 1998-2001 plate style. No coding.
Valid until end of May 2000.


ÅLAND

ÅLA 1002 Åland normal series since 2013. 1992 onwards plate style. ÅL = Åland.

ÅLA 1002 Close-up of the above.

ÅLG 84 Åland normal series 1981-2013. 1992 onwards plate style. ÅL = Åland.

ÅLU 762 Åland normal series 1981-2013. 1992 onwards plate style. ÅL = Åland.

ÅLU 762 Close-up of the above.

ÅLB 642 Åland normal series 1981-2013. 1992 onwards plate style. ÅL = Åland.

ÅLH 440 Åland normal series 1981-2013. 1992 onwards plate style. ÅL = Åland.

ÅLV 902 Åland normal series 1981-2013. 1992 onwards plate style. ÅL = Åland.
With an unofficial AX oval, AX being the ISO code for Åland.

ÅLV 902 Close-up of the above.

ÅLH 60 Åland normal series 1981-2013. 1975-92 plate style. ÅL = Åland.

ÅLH 60 Rear plate of the above showing the use of a (FIN) oval. ÅL = Åland.

ÅLG 386 Åland normal series 1981-2013. 1975-92 plate style. ÅL = Åland.

ÅL 700 Åland normal series since 1922 until 1980 remade in 1992 onwards plate style.
ÅL = Åland.

ÅL/334 Åland motorcycle series since 1922. 1998-2000 plate style. ÅL = Åland.

ÅL 334 Åland motorcycle trailer. The same number as the motorcycle. ÅL = Åland.
The green is a map of the islands. This may be a privately made plate.

ÅS 3106 Åland trailer series since 1958. 1975-2003 plate style. Å = Åland. S = Släpvagn (trailer).


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