REGISTRATION PLATES OF THE

NETHERLANDS (NL)


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

CURRENTLY ISSUED LICENSE PLATES

1-KJF-88 Normal series since 2013. 2000 onwards plate style. No coding

1-KJF-88 Close-up of the above.

VB-269-R Light commercial series (< 3500 kg) since 2012. 2000 onwards plate style.
V = Light commercial vehicle.

VB-269-R Close-up of the above.

VB/038-R Light commercial series (< 3500 kg) since 2012. 2000 onwards plate style.
V = Light commercial vehicle.

VB/038-R Close-up of the above.

87-BBS-4 Heavy commercial series (> 3500 kg) since 2012. 2000 onwards plate style.
The first B = Heavy commercial vehicle.

87-BBS-4 Close-up of the above.

08-BBG-5 Heavy commercial series (> 3500 kg) since 2012. 2000 onwards plate style.
The first B = Heavy commercial vehicle.

08-BBG-5 Close-up of the above.

33/MB-TT Motorcycle series since 2011. 2000 onwards plate style. M = Motorcycle.

33/MB-TT Close-up of the above.

CD-69-45 Diplomatic series since 1991. 2000 onwards plate style. CD = Corps Diplomatique.
No country coding.

CD-69-45 Close-up of the above.

CD-35-80 Diplomatic series since 1991. 2000 onwards plate style. CD = Corps Diplomatique.
No country coding.

04-CD-60 Diplomatic series since 1991. 2000 onwards plate style. CD = Corps Diplomatique.
No country coding, but plates with CD between the numerals are for International Organizations.

KO-91-45 Military series. 2000 onwards plate style (but only for staff cars).
KO = Koninklijke Landmacht (Army).

KW-60-00 Military series. KW = Defence Interservice Command (DICO).

KZ-13-24 Military series. KZ = Koninklijke Landmacht (Army),
but this was from the Koninklijke Marechausse (military police).

KM-25-61 Military series. KM = Koninklijke Marine (Navy). Small size plate.

KM-25-61 Close-up of the above.

KM/21-51 Military series. KM = Koninklijke Marine (Navy).

LM/10-33 Military series. LM = Koninklijke Luchtmacht (Air Force).

LM/10-33 Close-up of the above.

KT/90-44 Military series. KT = Koninklijke Landmacht (Army).

51-KZ-35 Military series. Letters in the middle first issued in 1985.
2000 onwards plate style (but only for staff cars). KZ = Koninklijke Landmacht (Army),
but this was from the Koninklijke Marechausse (military police).

51-KZ-35 Close-up of the above.

50-KZ-90 Military series. Letters in the middle first issued in 1985.
KZ = Koninklijke Landmacht (Army).

40/KZ-59 Military series. Letters in the middle first issued in 1985.
KZ = Koninklijke Landmacht (Army).

D37/4PX Moped series since 2008. 2005 onwards plate style. D, F = Moped.
Black on yellow = Max speed 40 km/h.

D37/4PX Close-up of the above

Z-65-99 Provisional series. Z = Valid for seven days.
The sticker to the left reads "Export NL" followed by the date of issue.

Z-31-42 Provisional series. 2000 onwards plate style. Z = Valid for seven days.

GN-97-23 Temporary series. 2000 onwards plate style.
GN = Temporary/ foreigner (Geen Nederlander). 90-00 - 99-99 = Private vehicles of
International Organizations, U.S. and Belgian military personnel attached to NATO.

BN-98-51 Temporary series. 2000 onwards plate style.
BN = Temporary/ foreigner (Buitenlander in Nederland). 90-00 - 99-99 = Private vehicles of
International Organizations, U.S. and Belgian military personnel attached to NATO.

BN-74-99 Temporary series. American size.
1977 onwards plate style (no euroband on American size plates). BN = Temporary/ foreigner
(Buitenlander in Nederland). 70-00 - 79-99 = Temporary foreign European non-residents.

85-11-GN Temporary series. 2000 onwards plate style. GN = Temporary/ foreigner
(Geen Nederlander). 80-00 - 88-99 = Non-diplomatic embassy personnel.

DL-51-02 Pre-1973 car series since 1988.
1988-98 starting with D: DE, DH, DL, DM and DR = pre-1973 cars.

DL-51-02 Close-up of the above.

DL-22-19 Pre-1973 car series since 1988.
1988-98 starting with D: DE, DH, DL, DM and DR = pre-1973 cars.

AL-97-65 Pre-1973 car series since 1988.
Since 1998 starting with A: AE, AH, AL, AM and AR = pre-1973 cars.

AM-56-27 Pre-1973 car series since 1988. Since 1998 starting with A:
AE, AH, AL, AM and AR = pre-1973 cars. AM fits well on an Aston Martin.

AL-68-70 Pre-1973 car series since 1988.
Since 1998 starting with A: AE, AH, AL, AM and AR = pre-1973 cars. Sticker plate.

AL/64-17 Pre-1973 car series since 1988.
Since 1998 starting with A: AE, AH, AL, AM and AR = pre-1973 cars.

DR/18-58 Pre-1973 car series since 1988.
1988-98 starting with D: DE, DH, DL, DM and DR = pre-1973 cars.

AH/32-33 Pre-1973 car series since 1988.
Since 1998 starting with A: AE, AH, AL, AM and AR = pre-1973 cars.

AM-33-93 Pre-1973 car series since 1988. American size.
Since 1998 starting with A: AE, AH, AL, AM and AR = pre-1973 cars.

DM-15-30 Pre-1973 car series since 1988. 1976-77 plate style.
1988-98 starting with D: DE, DH, DL, DM and DR = pre-1973 cars.

BE-18-37 Pre-1973 commercial series since 1988.
BE = pre-1973 commercial vehicles (BE = Bestel).

BE-60-54 Pre-1973 commercial series since 1988. 2000 onwards plate style.
BE = pre-1973 commercial vehicles (BE = Bestel).

BE-60-54 Close-up of the above.

ZM/53-58 Pre-1973 motorcycle series since 1988. ZM, ZF = pre-1973 motorcycles.

55-YB-93 1973-77 car series since 2001. YA, YB = 1973-77 cars.

55-YB-93 Close-up of the above.

54-YA-52 1973-77 car series since 2001. YA, YB = 1973-77 cars.

16-YB-06 1973-77 car series since 2001. YA, YB = 1973-77 cars.

56/YB-79 1973-77 car series since 2001. YA, YB = 1973-77 cars.

56/YB-79 Close-up of the above.

21-YB-71 1973-77 car series since 2001. American size. YA, YB = 1973-77 cars.

33/YA-48 1973-77 car series since 2001. 2002 onwards plate style. YA, YB = 1973-77 cars.

OL-44-FX Semi-trailer series since 1988. 2002 onwards plate style. O = Semi-trailer (oplegger).

OL-44-FX Close-up of the above.

OD-04-TZ Semi-trailer series since 1988. 2002 onwards plate style. O = Semi-trailer (oplegger).

OL-63-GD Semi-trailer series since 1988. 2002 onwards plate style. O = Semi-trailer (oplegger).

OL-63-GD Close-up of the above.

OL/16-JZ Semi-trailer series since 1988. 2002 onwards plate style. O = Semi-trailer (oplegger).

OL/16-JZ Close-up of the above.

OH/95-NL Semi-trailer series since 1988. 2002 onwards plate style. O = Semi-trailer (oplegger).

OB-16-PD Semi-trailer series since 1988. American size. 1977 onwards plate style.
O = Semi-trailer (oplegger). American size plates are not really allowed on trailers like this
where there is room for a normal size plate.

63-WG-KB Trailer series over 750 kg since 2008. W = Trailer (aanhangwagen).

63-WG-KB Close-up of the above.

39-WB-FR Trailer series over 750 kg since 2008. W = Trailer (aanhangwagen).

AM-71-80 Pre-1973 car series repeater plate on a bike rack. 2000 onwards plate style.

OG 1 -79-KY Replacement plate for 1988 onwards semi-trailer series. Since 2000.
The small numeral 1 indicates a replacement plate.

OG 1 -79-KY Close-up of the above.

OF 1 -44-PH Replacement plate for 1988 onwards semi-trailer series. Since 2000.
The small numeral 1 indicates a replacement plate.


FORMER ISSUES - STILL VALID

FD-21-85 Normal series 1951-65. 1951-76 plate style. No coding.

FD/21-85 Normal series 1951-65. 1951-76 plate style. No coding.

50-34-PL Normal series 1965-73. 1951-76 plate style. No coding.

14-95-XL Normal series 1965-73. 1951-76 plate style. No coding.

55-17-MR Normal series 1965-73. 1951-76 plate style. No coding.

92-34/NG Normal series 1965-73. 1951-76 plate style. No coding.

92-34/NG Close-up of the above.

82-20/AE Normal series 1965-73. 1951-76 plate style. No coding.

56-72/FM Normal series 1965-73. 1951-76 plate style. No coding.

24-43/ZA Normal series 1965-73. 1951-76 plate style. No coding.

24-43/ZA Close-up of the above.

19-74-HV Normal series 1965-73. Remade in 1976-77 plate style. No coding.

67-FL-66 Normal series 1973-78. 1951-76 plate style. No coding.

18-RU-40 Normal series 1973-78. 1951-76 plate style. No coding.
The owner told me this plate was a remake, since the car used to have yellow plates.

87/AP-21 Normal series 1973-78. 1951-76 plate style. No coding.

51/GF-94 Normal series 1973-78. 1951-76 plate style. No coding.

72-TD-62 Normal series 1973-78. 1976-77 plate style. No coding.

72-TD-62 Close-up of the above.

70-GS-49 Normal series 1973-78. 1976-77 plate style. No coding.

18-RX-38 Normal series 1973-78. Remade in 2000 onwards plate style. No coding.

58/XR-20 Normal series 1973-78. Remade in 2000 onwards plate style. No coding.

TN-58-PV Normal series 1978-91, but made up in 1951-76 plate style. No coding.

TN-58-PV Close-up of the above.

DK-74-XV Normal series 1978-91, but made up in 1951-76 plate style. No coding.

DK-74-XV Close-up of the above.

RD-59-JR Normal series 1978-91, but made up in 1976-77 plate style. No coding.

XR-44-VV Normal series 1978-91. Remade in 2000 onwards plate style. No coding.

LN/01-LZ Normal series 1978-91. Remade in 2000 onwards plate style. No coding.

TB-16-NP Normal series 1978-91. American size. 1977 onwards plate style. No coding.

TB-16-NP Close-up of the above.

TB-16-NP Same as the above, photographed 16 years earlier.

JG-TD-61 Normal series 1991-99, but made up in 1951-76 plate style. No coding.

JG-TD-61 Close-up of the above.

GG-XN-93 Normal series 1991-99. Remade in 2000 onwards plate style. No coding.

GG-XN-93 Close-up of the above.

NZ-FS-50 Normal series 1991-99. Remade in 2000 onwards plate style. No coding.

PV-XT-93 Normal series 1991-99. Remade in 2000 onwards plate style. No coding.

PV-XT-93 Close-up of the above.

TB-LB-61 Normal series 1991-99. Remade in 2000 onwards plate style. No coding.

TJ-FD-11 Normal series 1991-99. Remade in 2000 onwards plate style. No coding.

TJ-FD-11 Close-up of the above.

JH-BJ-74 Normal series 1991-99. American size. 1977 onwards plate style. No coding.

83-TT-BS Normal series 1999-2008, but made up in 1951-76 plate style. No coding.

45-PT-XD Normal series 1999-2008. 2000 onwards plate style. No coding.

45-PT-XD Close-up of the above.

94-FJ-HS Normal series 1999-2008. 2000 onwards plate style. No coding.

44-LX-XL Normal series 1999-2008. 2000 onwards plate style. No coding. LX plate on a Lexus.

95-NZ-SK Normal series 1999-2008. 2000 onwards plate style. No coding.

95-NZ-SK Close-up of the above.

50-DF-JG Normal series 1999-2008. Unofficial flat plastic plate. No coding.

47/HF-TR Normal series 1999-2008. 2000 onwards plate style. No coding.

30-TN-GV Normal series 1999-2008. American size.
1977 onwards plate style (no euroband on American size plates). No coding.

30-TN-GV Close-up of the above.

08-HD-BZ Normal series 1999-2008. American size.
1977 onwards plate style (no euroband on American size plates). No coding.
Such plates are not really allowed on cars like this where there is room for a normal plate.

89-PK-SV Normal series 1999-2008. American size. 1977 onwards plate style (no euroband on American size plates). With a euroband sticker to the left of the plate. No coding.
Such plates are not really allowed on cars like this where there is room for a normal plate.

89-PK-SV Close-up of the above.

08-SK-RR Normal series 1999-2008. American size.
1977 onwards plate style (no euroband on American size plates). No coding.
Such plates are not really allowed on cars like this where there is room for a normal plate.

08-SK-RR Close-up of the above.

06-XH-NP Normal series 1999-2008. American size.
1977 onwards plate style (unofficially with a euroband). No coding.
Such plates are not really allowed on cars like this where there is room for a normal size plate.

80-ZFR-3 Normal series 2008-13. 2000 onwards plate style. No coding.

80-ZFR-3 Close-up of the above.

53-GBJ-9 Normal series 2008-13. 2000 onwards plate style. No coding.

02-GKL-3 Normal series 2008-13. 2000 onwards plate style. No coding.

53-GRX-7 Normal series 2008-13. 2000 onwards plate style. No coding.

53-GRX-7 Close-up of the above.

67-KTN-9 Normal series 2008-13. 2000 onwards plate style. No coding.

67-KTN-9 Close-up of the above.

00-HGL-7 Normal series 2008-13, but made up in 1951-76 plate style. No coding.

00-HGL-7 Close-up of the above.

01-JBS-1 Normal series 2008-13. Unofficial replacement plate. No coding.

32/JGV-4 Normal series 2008-13. 2000 onwards plate style. No coding.
This is a car series plate in motorcycle size on a three wheeler.

32/JGV-4 Close-up of the above.

PA-60-49 Commercial series less than 220 cm wide, 1951-68. 1951-76 plate style.
Certain letter combinations reserved for this series.

NF-97-31 Commercial series less than 220 cm wide, 1951-68. 1951-76 plate style.
Certain letter combinations reserved for this series.

BF-27-13 Commercial series 1965-74. 1951-76 plate style.
Certain letter combinations reserved for this series.

XJ-74-74 Commercial series 1965-74. 1951-76 plate style.
Certain letter combinations reserved for this series.

BA/08-87 Commercial series 1965-74. 1951-76 plate style.
Certain letter combinations reserved for this series.

EB-52-67 Commercial series 1965-74. Remade in 1976-77 plate style.
B in second position = Commercial vehicle.

MB-26-11 Commercial series 1965-74. Remade in 2000 onwards plate style.
B in second position = Commercial vehicle.

73-57-GB Commercial series 1974-77. 1951-76 plate style.
B in last position = Commercial vehicle.

20-07-PB Commercial series 1974-77. 1976-77 plate style.
B in last position = Commercial vehicle.

37-76-ZB Commercial series 1974-77. 1976-77 plate style. B in last position = Commercial vehicle.

70-05-NB Commercial series 1974-77. Remade in 2000 onwards plate style.
B in last position = Commercial vehicle.

86/BB-04 Commercial series 1977-81. Remade in 1951-76 plate style.
B in second position = Commercial vehicle.

20-NB-32 Commercial series 1977-81. Remade in 2000 onwards plate style.
B in second position = Commercial vehicle.

33/TB-36 Commercial series 1977-81. Remade in 2000 onwards plate style.
B in second position = Commercial vehicle.

BT-65-DB Commercial series 1981-94. Remade in 2000 onwards plate style.
The first B = Commercial vehicle (1981-88).

BT-65-DB Close-up of the above.

VX-29-KN Commercial series 1981-94. Remade in 2000 onwards plate style.
V = Commercial vehicle (1988-94).

BZ/97-PH Commercial series 1981-94. Remade in 2000 onwards plate style.
B = Commercial vehicle (1981-88).

VL-JN-90 Light commercial series (< 3500 kg) 1994-98. Remade in 2000 onwards plate style.
V = Light commercial vehicle.

VL-JN-90 Close-up of the above.

VX-DG-97 Light commercial series (< 3500 kg) 1994-98. Remade in 2000 onwards plate style.
V = Light commercial vehicle.

VZ/FT-25 Light commercial series (< 3500 kg) 1994-98. Remade in 2000 onwards plate style.
V = Light commercial vehicle.

VF/XZ-15 Light commercial series (< 3500 kg) 1994-98. Remade in 2000 onwards plate style.
V = Light commercial vehicle.

VF/XZ-15 Close-up of the above.

VT-BP-30 Light commercial series (< 3500 kg) 1994-98. American size.
1977 onwards plate style (no euroband on American size plates). V = Light commercial vehicle.

89-BP-XV Light commercial series (< 3500 kg) 1998-2006. 2000 onwards plate style.
B = Light commercial vehicle (2002-06).

89-BP-XV Close-up of the above.

95-VP-PH Light commercial series (< 3500 kg) 1998-2006. 2000 onwards plate style.
V = Light commercial vehicle (1998-2002).

40-VS-PL Light commercial series (< 3500 kg) 1998-2006. 2000 onwards plate style.
V = Light commercial vehicle (1998-2002).

36-BH-PF Light commercial series (< 3500 kg) 1998-2006. 2000 onwards plate style.
B = Light commercial vehicle (2002-06).

71/BV-KF Light commercial series (< 3500 kg) 1998-2006. 2000 onwards plate style.
B = Light commercial vehicle (2002-06).

71/BV-KF Close-up of the above.

39/VF-GR Light commercial series (< 3500 kg) 1998-2006. 2000 onwards plate style.
V = Light commercial vehicle (1998-2002).

14/VR-LV Light commercial series (< 3500 kg) 1998-2006. 2000 onwards plate style.
V = Light commercial vehicle (1998-2002).

70-VR-SH Light commercial series (< 3500 kg) 1998-2006. American size. 1977 onwards
plate style (no euroband on American size plates). V = Light commercial vehicle (1998-2002).

80-VKJ-7 Light commercial series (< 3500 kg) 2006-09. 2000 onwards plate style.
V = Light commercial vehicle.

80-VKJ-7 Close-up of the above.

97-VGK-7 Light commercial series (< 3500 kg) 2006-09. 2000 onwards plate style.
V = Light commercial vehicle.

67-VHR-4 Light commercial series (< 3500 kg) 2006-09. 2000 onwards plate style.
V = Light commercial vehicle.

91/VLZ-3 Light commercial series (< 3500 kg) 2006-09. 2000 onwards plate style.
V = Light commercial vehicle.

9-VDZ-71 Light commercial series (< 3500 kg) 2009-12. 2000 onwards plate style.
V = Light commercial vehicle.

9-VDZ-71 Close-up of the above.

2-VBG-28 Light commercial series (< 3500 kg) 2009-12. 2000 onwards plate style.
V = Light commercial vehicle.

6-V/BG-67 Light commercial series (< 3500 kg) 2009-12. 2000 onwards plate style.
V = Light commercial vehicle.

6-V/BG-67 Close-up of the above.

BV-RR-54 Heavy commercial series (> 3500 kg) 1994-2012. 2000 onwards plate style.
B = Heavy commercial vehicle.

BV-RR-54 Close-up of the above.

BJ-PF-50 Heavy commercial series (> 3500 kg) 1994-2012. 2000 onwards plate style.
B = Heavy commercial vehicle.

BT-ZF-64 Heavy commercial series (> 3500 kg) 1994-2012. 2000 onwards plate style.
B = Heavy commercial vehicle.

BT-ZF-64 Close-up of the above.

BJ/HD-38 Heavy commercial series (> 3500 kg) 1994-2012. 2000 onwards plate style.
B = Heavy commercial vehicle.

BN-SL-61 Heavy commercial series (> 3500 kg) 1994-2012. American size.
1977 onwards plate style. B = Heavy commercial vehicle.

RE/08-97 Motorcycle series 1951-79. 1951-76 plate style.
Certain letter combinations reserved for this series.

XZ/17-01 Motorcycle series 1951-79. 1951-76 plate style. Certain letter combinations reserved for this series. This motorcycle is newer than 1976 and should not have used this kind of plate.

MT/29-RH Motorcycle series 1979-99, but made up in 1951-76 plate style. M = Motorcycle.

MZ/76-SZ Motorcycle series 1979-99. Remade in 2000 onwards plate style. M = Motorcycle.

MZ/76-SZ Close-up of the above.

MT/85-RH Motorcycle series 1979-99. Remade in 2000 onwards plate style. M = Motorcycle.

MZ/35-RK Motorcycle series 1979-99. Remade in 2000 onwards plate style. M = Motorcycle.

MG/LS-44 Motorcycle series 1999-2011. 2000 onwards plate style. M = Motorcycle.

MG/LS-44 Close-up of the above.

MB/NT-13 Motorcycle series 1999-2011. 2000 onwards plate style. M = Motorcycle.

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