REGISTRATION PLATES OF

FRANCE (F)


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CURRENTLY ISSUED LICENSE PLATES

FY-900-QX Normal series since 2009. 76 = Seine-Maritime in region Normandie (since 2016).

FY-900-QX Close-up of the above.

AA-596-AA Normal series since 2009. 29 = Finistère in region Bretagne.

AA-596-AA Close-up of the above.

AB-671-LD Normal series since 2009. 92 = Hauts-de-Seine in region Île-de-France.

AB-671-LD Close-up of the above.

AM-673-XZ Normal series since 2009. 31 = Haute-Garonne in region Midi-Pyrénées (-2016). Trailers under 500 kg display the registration of the towing vehicle.

BZ-703-QM Normal series since 2009. Different department code on the rear of the van than on the front and the repeater plate. 49 = Maine-et-Loire in region Pays de la Loire. 85 = Vendée in region Pays de la Loire.

BZ-703-QM Close-up of the above.

BZ-703-QM Front plate of the above.

CX-632-JS Normal series since 2009. Different department code on the repeater plate. 22 = Côtes d'Armor in region Bretagne. 37 = Indre-et-Loire in region Centre (-2015).

CX-632-JS Close-up of the above.

EQ-243-TJ Normal series since 2009. 34 = Hérault in region Languedoc-Rousillon (-2016).

EQ-234-TJ Close-up of the above.

EQ-243-TJ Normal series since 2009. 48 = Lozère in region Occitanie (since 2016). Rear plate of the above, but with a different department code.

EQ-234-TJ Close-up of the above.

FD-528-BR Normal series since 2009. 06 = Alpes-Maritimes in region Sud - Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

FD-528-BR Close-up of the above.

EG-062-MQ Normal series since 2009. 2A = Corse-du-Sud in region Corse.

EG-062-MQ Close-up of the above.

BK-258-AC Normal series since 2009. 2A = Corse-du-Sud in region Corse.

BK-258-AC Close-up of the above.

BR-374-WC Normal series since 2009. 2A = Corse-du-Sud in region Corse.

BR-374-WC Normal series since 2009. 28 = Eure-et-Loir in region Centre (-2015). Trailers under 500 kg display the registration of the towing vehicle, in this case with a different department code.

DA-265-LQ Normal series since 2009. 2A = Corse-du-Sud in region Corse.

DA-265-LQ Close-up of the above.

FQ-377-JN Normal series since 2009. 2B = Haute-Corse in region Corse.

FQ-377-JN Close-up of the above.

GA-310-SG Normal series since 2009. 2A = Corse-du-Sud in region Corse.

GA-310-SG Close-up of the above.

AN-684-FH Normal series since 2009. 974 = Region Reunion. Stacked department code. Owners can select any regional logo they want so this car is not necessarily from Reunion.

AN-684-FH Close-up of the above.

974 Region Reunion Close-up of the blue regional band.

CF-967-FD Normal series since 2009. 972 = Region Martinique. This logo 2010-17. Stacked department code. Owners can select any regional logo they want. The owner of this camper van confirmed that it is not actually from Martinique.

CF-967-FD Close-up of the above.

BK-698-MM Normal series since 2009. 974 = Region Reunion. Stacked department code. Owners can select any regional logo they want so this van is not necessarily from Reunion.

BK-698-MM Close-up of the above.

CM-438-LZ Normal series since 2009. 976 = Region Mayotte. Stacked department code. Owners can select any regional logo they want so this van is not necessarily from Mayotte.

CM-438-LZ Close-up of the above.

FS-373-MC Normal series since 2009. 984 = French Southern and Antarctic Lands. Stacked "department" code. Owners can select any regional logo they want and the owners of this van confirmed it is actually from metropolitan France.

FS-373-MC Close-up of the above.

984 French Southern and Antarctic Lands Close-up of the regional shield.

DT-405-RH Normal series since 2009. 971 = Region Guadeloupe. Owners can select any regional logo they want so this car is not necessarily from Guadeloupe.

DT-405-RH Close-up of the above.

GE-765-DY Normal series since 2009. 974 = Region Reunion. Owners can select any regional logo they want. The owner of this camper van confirmed that it is not actually from Reunion.

GE-765-DY Close-up of the above.

FG-772-AG Normal series since 2009. 972 = Region Martinique. This logo since 2017. Owners can select any regional logo they want so this camper van is not necessarily from Martinique. With an unofficial sticker covering the euroband.

FG-772-AG Close-up of the above.

EK-852-RX Normal series since 2009. Department 96 does not exist.

EK-852-RX Close-up of the above.

DF-421-KP Normal series since 2009. Region Franche-Comté (-2016), but no department code.

DF-421-KP Close-up of the above.

AS-013-RM Normal series since 2009. A question mark where the department code should be.

AS-013-RM Close-up of the above.

BE-418-YN Normal series since 2009. A question mark where the department code should be.

BE-418-YN Close-up of the above.

AQ-469-CS Normal series since 2009. The blue regional band is missing.

AQ-469-CS Close-up of the above.

AA 596 GX Normal series since 2009. Hyphens and blue regional band missing.

AA 596 GX Close-up of the above.

DM-/503-FS Normal series since 2009. 39 = Jura in region Franche Comté (-2016).

DM-/503-FS Close-up of the above.

AR-/728-CP Normal series since 2009. 37 = Indre-et-Loire in region Centre (-2015).

AR-/728-CP Close-up of the above.

AW-/996-YA Normal series since 2009. 33 = Gironde in region Aquitaine (-2016).

AW-/996-YA Close-up of the above.

BA-/855-DL Normal series since 2009. 77 = Seine-et-Marne in region Île-de-France.

BA-/855-DL Close-up of the above.

DD-/906-CF Normal series since 2009. Motorcycle. 61 = Orne in region Normandie (since 2016).

DD-/906-CF Close-up of the above.

AV-/752-NE Normal series since 2009. Motorcycle. 74 = Haute-Savoie in region Auvergne-Rhône- Alpes (since 2016).

AV-/752-NE Close-up of the above.

AV-/882-QG Normal series since 2009. Motorcycle. 94 = Val-de-Marne in region Île-de-France.

AV-/882-QG Close-up of the above.

GB-/021-ES Normal series since 2009. Motorcycle. 63 = Puy-de-Dôme in region Auvergne-Rhône- Alpes (since 2016).

GB-/021-ES Close-up of the above.

BC-498-WN Normal series since 2009. Black plate = Antique vehicle. No coding.

BC-498-WN Close-up of the above.

BY-521-MA Normal series since 2009. Black plate = Antique vehicle. No coding.

BY-521-MA Close-up of the above.

DJ-932-WN Normal series since 2009. Black plate = Antique vehicle. No coding.

DJ-932-WN Close-up of the above.

CM-/088-CE Normal series since 2009. Black plate = Antique vehicle. No coding.

CM-/088-CE Close-up of the above.

FH-935-XP Temporary transit series since 2009. Valid until end of January 2020. Registration from the normal series.

FH-935-XP Close-up of the above.

AA-588-JS Temporary transit series since 2009. Valid until end of November 2009. Registration from the normal series.

BR-158-QH Temporary transit series since 2009. Valid until end of January 2012. Registration from the normal series.

BR-158-QH Close-up of the above.

CD-641-WM Temporary transit series since 2009. Valid until end of October 2012. Registration from the normal series.

CD-641-WM Close-up of the above.

GH-178-JM Temporary transit series since 2009. Valid until end of January 2023. Registration from the normal series.

GH-178-JM Close-up of the above.

GN-768-DS Temporary transit series since 2009. Valid until end of October 2023. Registration from the normal series.

GN-768-DS Close-up of the above.

W-848-KB Garage series since 2009. W = Garages. 60 = Oise in region Hauts-de-France (since 2016).

W-848-KB Close-up of the above.

WW-170-HV Provisional series since 2009. WW = Provisional. 59 = Nord in region Hauts-de- France (since 2016).

WW-170-HV Close-up of the above.

WW-287-DD Provisional series since 2009. WW = Provisional. 03 = Allier in region Auvergne (-2016).

WW-287-DD Close-up of the above.

WW-558-DV Provisional series since 2009. WW = Provisional. 85 = Vendée in region Pays de la Loire.

WW-558-DV Close-up of the above.

WW-348-MA Provisional series since 2009. WW = Provisional. 67 = Bas-Rhin in region Grand Est (2016-20).

WW-348-MA Close-up of the above.

WW-107-TW Provisional series since 2009. WW = Provisional. 03 = Allier in region Auvergne- Rhône-Alpes (since 2016).

WW-107-TW Close-up of the above.

WW-072-WQ Provisional series since 2009. WW = Provisional. 59 = Nord in region Hauts-de- France (since 2016).

WW-072-WQ Close-up of the above.

WW-072-WQ Provisional series since 2009. WW = Provisional. Plate made up in wrong colours. This is the same registration as the above on a different car.

WW-072-WQ Close-up of the above.

2 CD 461 Diplomatic series since 1965. 2 = South Africa. CD = Corps Diplomatique.

84 CD 227 Diplomatic series since 1965. 84 = Norway. CD = Corps Diplomatique.

84 CD 227 Close-up of the above.

10 CD 355 Diplomatic series since 1965. 10 = Australia. CD = Corps Diplomatique.

10 CD 355 Close-up of the above.

31 CD 317 Diplomatic series since 1965. 31 = Republic of Korea. CD = Corps Diplomatique.

84 CD 148 Diplomatic series since 1965. 84 = Norway. CD = Corps Diplomatique.

402 CD 2488 Diplomatic series since 1965. 402 = Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). CD = Corps Diplomatique.

600 CMD 1 Diplomatic series since 1965. 600 = Council of Europe. CMD = Chef de Mission Diplomatique.

600 CMD 1 Close-up of the above.

S 284 CD 46 Diplomatic series since 1965. S = Council of Europe. 284 = Norway. CD = Corps Diplomatique.

S 284 CD 46 Close-up of the above.

S 284 CD 24 Diplomatic series since 1965. S = Council of Europe. 284 = Norway. CD = Corps Diplomatique.

E 284 CD 131 Diplomatic series since 1965. E = Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). 284 = Norway. CD = Corps Diplomatique.

E 284 CD 131 Close-up of the above.

E 231/CD 117 Diplomatic series since 1965. E = Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). 231 = Republic of Korea. CD = Corps Diplomatique.

S 284 CMD 1 Diplomatic series since 1965. S = Council of Europe. 284 = Norway. CMD = Chef de Mission Diplomatique.

12 C 49 69 Diplomatic series since 1966. 12 = Belgium. C = Consular officials attached to Consulates. 69 = Rhône.

31 K 223 Diplomatic series since 1966. 31 = Republic of Korea. K = Administrative and technical staff. This plate should have been silver on green.

432 K 454 Diplomatic series since 1966. 432 = Interpol. K = Administrative and technical staff.

431 K 9871 Diplomatic series since 1966. 431 = European Nuclear Research Conference (CERN). K = Administrative and technical staff.

431 K 9871 Close-up of the above.

431 K 3951 Diplomatic series since 1966. 431 = European Nuclear Research Conference (CERN). K = Administrative and technical staff.

600 K 3502 Diplomatic series since 1966. 600 = Council of Europe. K = Administrative and technical staff.

600 K 3502 Close-up of the above.

431 K 9175 Diplomatic series since 1966. 431 = European Nuclear Research Conference (CERN). K = Administrative and technical staff. With euroband.

401 K 3888 Diplomatic series since 1966. 401 = UNESCO. K = Administrative and technical staff. This plate should have been silver on green.

402 K 4066 Diplomatic series since 1966. 402 = Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). K = Administrative and technical staff. This plate should have been silver on green.

S 284 K 14 Diplomatic series since 1966. S = Council of Europe. 284 = Norway. K = Administrative and technical staff.

6992 0276 Military series since 1960. Optional for staff cars since 2009. 8 digits since 1980. The first 6 = Army. 99 = Year of manufacture 1999. The first 2 = Vans (new).

RF AC 979 Private vehicles of French Forces in Germany. This series in use since 2016. RF = République française.

RF AC 979 Close-up of the above.


FORMER ISSUES - STILL VALID

76 VW 77 Normal series 1950-2009. Originally with only one serial letter. Black plates until 1992. 77 = Seine-et-Marne.

82 GD 17 Normal series 1950-2009. Originally with only one serial letter. Black plates until 1992. 17 = Charente-Maritime.

62/RE 13 Normal series 1950-2009. Originally with only one serial letter. Motorcycle. Black plates until 1992. 13 = Bouches-du-Rhône.

362 KZ 06 Normal series 1950-2009. Originally with only one serial letter. Black plates until 1992. 06 = Alpes-Maritimes. Also features an expired Norwegian provisional plate from Oslo.

764 SH 64 Normal series 1950-2009. Originally with only one serial letter. Black plates until 1992. 64 = Pyrénées-Atlantiques.

404 TK 76 Normal series 1950-2009. Originally with only one serial letter. Black plates until 1992, but this is a newer registration. 76 = Seine-Maritime. Serial 404 on a Peugeot 404.

404 TK 76 Close-up of the above.

300/PG 03 Normal series 1950-2009. Originally with only one serial letter. Black plates until 1992. 03 = Allier.

300/PG 03 Close-up of the above.

698/FK 19 Normal series 1950-2009. Originally with only one serial letter. Black plates until 1992. 19 = Corrèze.

698/FK 19 Close-up of the above.

342/JJ 92 Normal series 1950-2009. Originally with only one serial letter. Black plates until 1992. 92 = Hauts-de-Seine.

678/KM-87 Normal series 1950-2009. Originally with only one serial letter. Black plates until 1992. Some older plates used hyphens. 87 = Haute-Vienne.

136 QW 89 Normal series 1950-2009. Originally with only one serial letter. Motorcycle. Black plates until 1992. 89 = Yonne.

1110 VH 91 Normal series 1950-2009. Originally with only one serial letter. Black plates until 1992. 91 = Essonne.

1110 VH 91 Close-up of the above.

5350 RS 03 Normal series 1950-2009. Originally with only one serial letter. Black plates until 1992. 03 = Allier.

4676 ZM 49 Normal series 1950-2009. Originally with only one serial letter. Black plates until 1992, but this is a newer registration. 49 = Maine-et-Loire.

4676 ZM 49 Close-up of the above.

4676 ZM 49 Rear plate of the above.

4676 ZM 49 Close-up of the above.

5629 RK 66 Normal series 1950-2009. Originally with only one serial letter. Black plates until 1992. 66 = Pyrénées-Orientales.

6130 YH 85 Normal series 1950-2009. Originally with only one serial letter. Black plates until 1992, but this is a newer registration. 85 = Vendée.

6130 YH 85 Close-up of the above.

6130 YH 85 Rear plate of the above.

6130 YH 85 Close-up of the above.

2106 RV 86 Normal series 1950-2009. Originally with only one serial letter. Black plates until 1992. 86 = Vienne.

2106 RV 86 Close-up of the above.

3206 WS 92 Normal series 1950-2009. Originally with only one serial letter. Black plates until 1992. 92 = Hauts-de-Seine.

3206 WS 92 Close-up of the above.

4885 HW 46 Normal series 1950-2009. Originally with only one serial letter. Black plates until 1992. 46 = Lot. With the unofficial addition of a euroband.

6900/PK 69 Normal series 1950-2009. Originally with only one serial letter. Black plates until 1992. 69 = Rhône.

9580/ER 33 Normal series 1950-2009. Originally with only one serial letter. Motorcycle. Black plates until 1992. 33 = Gironde.

3746 FR 2B Normal series 1950-2009. Originally with only one serial letter. Black plates until 1992. 2B = Haute-Corse (20 = Corse was divided in 1976).

61 GGL 75 Normal series 1950-2009. Three serial letters in some departments since 1974. Black plates until 1992. 75 = Paris. The owner has placed the F oval on the plate.

709 JYK 75 Normal series 1950-2009. Three serial letters in some departments since 1974. Black plates until 1992. 75 = Paris.

360 AEC 95 Normal series 1950-2009. Three serial letters in some departments since 1974. Black plates until 1992. 95 = Val d'Oise.

635 ASC 67 Normal series 1950-2009. Three serial letters in some departments since 1974. Black plates until 1992, but this registration is newer. 67 = Bas-Rhin.

635 ASC 67 Close-up of the above.

469/KAC 75 Normal series 1950-2009. Three serial letters in some departments since 1974. Black plates until 1992. 75 = Paris.

63 XC 60 Normal series 1950-2009. White front plates optional since 1963 and mandatory since 1993. Plates without euroband optional 1993-2004. 60 = Oise.

18 RV 13 Normal series 1950-2009. Yellow rear plates optional since 1963 and mandatory 1993- 2007. Plates without euroband optional 1993-2004. 13 = Bouches-du-Rhône.

674 FD 74 Normal series 1950-2009. White front plates optional since 1963 and mandatory since 1993. 74 = Haute-Savoie.

237 FK 49 Normal series 1950-2009. White front plates optional since 1963 and mandatory since 1993. 49 = Maine-et-Loire.

237 FK 49 Close-up of the above.

453 XD 44 Normal series 1950-2009. White front plates optional since 1963 and mandatory since 1993. Plates without euroband optional 1993-2004. 44 = Loire-Atlantique.

237 FK 49 Normal series 1950-2009. Yellow rear plates optional since 1963 and mandatory 1993- 2007. 49 = Maine-et-Loire.

237 FK 49 Close-up of the above.

663 PN 76 Normal series 1950-2009. Yellow rear plates optional since 1963 and mandatory 1993- 2007. Plates without euroband optional 1993-2004. 76 = Seine-Maritime.

741/XM 71 Normal series 1950-2009. Yellow rear plates optional since 1963 and mandatory 1993-2007. Plates without euroband optional 1993-2004. 71 = Saône-et-Loire.

143/ML 33 Normal series 1950-2009. Yellow rear plates optional since 1963 and mandatory 1993- 2007. Plates without euroband optional 1993-2004. 33 = Gironde.

5310 YH 67 Normal series 1950-2009. White front plates optional since 1963 and mandatory since 1993. Plates without euroband optional 1993-2004. 67 = Bas-Rhin.

5310 YH 67 Close-up of the above.

9642 QD 41 Normal series 1950-2009. White front plates optional since 1963 and mandatory since 1993. Plates without euroband optional 1993-2004. 41 = Loir-et-Cher.

1468 WM 76 Normal series 1950-2009. White front plates optional since 1963 and mandatory since 1993. Nationality letter F to the left, but no euroband. 76 = Seine-Maritime.

3835 WV 64 Normal series 1950-2009. White front plates optional since 1963 and mandatory since 1993. Plates without euroband optional 1993-2004. 64 = Pyrénées-Atlantiques. Unofficial small plate.

3597/TZ 69 Normal series 1950-2009. White front plates optional since 1963 and mandatory since 1993. Plates without euroband optional 1993-2004. 69 = Rhône.

3598/YQ 42 Normal series 1950-2009. White front plates optional since 1963 and mandatory since 1993. Plates without euroband optional 1993-2004. 42 = Loire.

7329 RE 94 Normal series 1950-2009. Yellow rear plates optional since 1963 and mandatory 1993-2007. Plates without euroband optional 1993-2004. 94 = Val-de-Marne.

7329 RE 94 Close-up of the above.

8706 VF 59 Normal series 1950-2009. Yellow rear plates optional since 1963 and mandatory 1993- 2007. Plates without euroband optional 1993-2004. 59 = Nord.

5534 YV 34 Normal series 1950-2009. Unofficial colours and fancy lettering style both front and rear. Plates without euroband optional 1993-2004. The last 34 = Hérault.

4355/QJ 19 Normal series 1950-2009. Yellow rear plates optional since 1963 and mandatory 1993-2007. 19 = Corrèze.

4355/QJ 19 Close-up of the above.

7635/WF 42 Normal series 1950-2009. Yellow rear plates optional since 1963 and mandatory 1993-2007. Plates without euroband optional 1993-2004. 42 = Loire.

5495 SW 89 Normal series 1950-2009. Motorcycle. Yellow plates optional since 1963 and mandatory 1993-2007. Plates without euroband optional 1993-2004. 89 = Yonne.

5949/TX 37 Normal series 1950-2009. Motorcycle. Yellow plates optional since 1963 and mandatory 1993-2007. Plates without euroband optional 1993-2004. 37 = Indre-et-Loire.

9166/SB 13 Normal series 1950-2009. Motorcycle. Yellow plates optional since 1963 and mandatory 1993-2007. Plates without euroband optional 1993-2004. 13 = Bouches-du-Rhône.

3873 GL 2B Normal series 1950-2009. White front plates optional since 1963 and mandatory since 1993. Plates without euroband optional 1993-2004. 2B = Haute-Corse (20 = Corse was divided in 1976).

3045 FW 2A Normal series 1950-2009. Yellow rear plates optional since 1963 and mandatory 1993-2007. Plates without euroband optional 1993-2004. 2A = Corse-du-Sud (20 = Corse was divided in 1976).

99 ASH 38 Normal series 1950-2009. Three serial letters in some departments since 1974. White front plates optional since 1963 and mandatory since 1993. Plates without euroband optional 1993-2004. 38 = Isère.

35 LRL 75 Normal series 1950-2009. Three serial letters in some departments since 1974. Yellow rear plates optional since 1963 and mandatory 1993-2007. Plates without euroband optional 1993- 2004. 75 = Paris.

59/AAS 35 Normal series 1950-2009. Three serial letters in some departments since 1974. Motorcycle. Yellow plates optional since 1963 and mandatory 1993-2007. Plates without euroband optional 1993-2004. 35 = Ille-et-Vilaine.

59/AAS 35 Close-up of the above.

309 LQM 75 Normal series 1950-2009. Three serial letters in some departments since 1974. White front plates optional since 1963 and mandatory since 1993. Plates without euroband optional 1993-2004. 75 = Paris.

218/AFX 44 Normal series 1950-2009. Three serial letters in some departments since 1974. White front plates optional since 1963 and mandatory since 1993. Plates without euroband optional 1993-2004. 44 = Loire-Atlantique.

218/AFX 44 Close-up of the above.

304 BEF 91 Normal series 1950-2009. Three serial letters in some departments since 1974. Yellow rear plates optional since 1963 and mandatory 1993-2007. Plates without euroband optional 1993-2004. 91 = Essonne.

297/BQF 95 Normal series 1950-2009. Three serial letters in some departments since 1974. Yellow rear plates optional since 1963 and mandatory 1993-2007. Plates without euroband optional 1993-2004. 95 = Val d'Oise.

255/ADZ 78 Normal series 1950-2009. Three serial letters in some departments since 1974. Yellow rear plates optional since 1963 and mandatory 1993-2007. Plates without euroband optional 1993- 2004. 78 = Yvelines.

699/AVB 13 Normal series 1950-2009. Three serial letters in some departments since 1974. Motorcycle. Yellow plates optional since 1963 and mandatory 1993-2007. Plates without euroband optional 1993-2004. 13 = Bouches-du-Rhône.

256/BWR 95 Normal series 1950-2009. Three serial letters in some departments since 1974. Motorcycle. Yellow plates optional since 1963 and mandatory 1993-2007. Plates without euroband optional 1993-2004. 95 = Val d'Oise.

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