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Highest sightings of
Norwegian 4-digit license plates

These are highest sightings of four digit plates. Such plates are used for trailers, motorcycles, mopeds, agricultural tractors, snow scooters and motorized equipment.

Since 2012 aluminium plates in 2006 style are again used. They are shown in normal lettering.
Plastic plates in 2009 style are shown in bold lettering.
Aluminium plates in 2002 style in italic lettering.
Aluminium plates in 1971 style (reflective since 1982) in underlined lettering.

Plates with four numerals are no longer issued with geographical coding. Officially since 9 Feb 2017, a single series is used for the whole country. This is issued alphabetically with combinations that were still not completed, starting with AC, BA and BB.

  Two highest sightings Date 9999 issued date
Next combination believed to be BZ
BY 1116 16.10.17
BX 8304 4019 30.10.17
BW 9798 7201 29.9.17
BV 9475 8954 31.8.17 14.10.2017
BU 9149 9001 13.7.17
BK 9939 9131 8.10.17 7.8.2017
BJ 9863 9617 18.9.17 26.6.2017
BH 9946 9867 23.8.17 3.7.2017
BB 9919 9917 24.7.17 2.5.2017
BA 9988 9875 10.9.17 21.4.2017
AC 9893 9349 17.9.17 3.4.2017

The next table lists highest sightings with geographical coding.

    Two highest Date Complete
Halden AC 8134 7708 29.10.16 AA,AB
Mysen BW 6456 6409 12.3.17 AJ,AK,AL,AN,AP,FN
Hafslund (Sarpsborg/ Fredrikstad) (1) ES 1343 1342 29.10.17 AD,AE,AF
AR,AS,AT,AH,AU,AV,AW,DW,FL
Moss BA 3448 2930 4.6.16 AX,AY,AZ
Drøbak (Follo) BH 5176 5171 17.9.16 BC,BD,BE,BF
Billingstad (Asker og Bærum) BU 8204 8067 20.6.17 BL,BN,BP,BR,BS,BT
Lillestrøm (Romerike) CS 2084 2067 30.9.17 CC,CE,CF,CH,CJ,CK,CL,CN,CP,CR
Jessheim CU 3851 3751 8.3.17 CV,CX,CY,CZ
Oslo DX 9465 9451 23.4.17 DA,DB,DC,DD,DE,DF,DH,DJ,DK,DL,DN,DP,DR,DS,DT,DU,DV
ELECTRIC EL 6543 6359 31.10.17  
EX-MILITARY FE 1300 21.10.17 Photo courtesy of Kim Andersen.
Hamar FW 8938 8819 20.6.17 FS,FT,FU,FV,FX,FY,FZ
GAS GA Not seen. Probably doesn't exist.
Elverum HA 5151 4823 31.10.16 HB,HC,HD,HE
Tynset HH 3868 3597 27.5.17 HF
Kongsvinger HR 5699 5530 11.4.17 HJ,HK,HL,HN,HP
Lillehammer FB 6905 6838 17.7.17 HS,HT,HU,HV,HX
HYDROGEN HY Not seen. Probably doesn't exist.
Otta JA 9975 9909 31.10.17 HZ
Gjøvik JN 1601 1580 20.2.17 JC,JD,JE,JF,JH,JJ,JK,JL
Fagernes JS 7721 7393 22.9.17 JR
Hønefoss (Ringerike) KA 7141 7074 23.9.17 JU,JV,JX,JY,JZ
Gol (Hallingdal) KC 9584 9425 16.9.16 KB
Drammen KS 2243 2183 5.10.17 KE,KF,KH,KJ,KK,KL,KN,KP,KR
Kongsberg KY 2498 2190 13.7.17 KT,KU,KV,KX
Horten LB 2526 2413 2.8.17 KZ,LA
Tønsberg LD 5042 4608 8.5.17 LH,LJ,LK,LL,LN,LP,LR
Larvik LV 5259 5125 13.6.17 LS,LT,LU
Sandefjord NA 7586 7521 17.9.17 LY,LZ
Skien NT 2073 1993 7.7.17 ND,NE,NF,NH,NJ,NK,NL,NN,NP,NR
Notodden NZ 1701 1608 16.9.17 NV,NX,NY
Rjukan PA 7645 7290 22.10.16  
Arendal PK 8201 7561 27.10.17 PC,PD,PE,PF,PH,PJ
Setesdal LF 4666 4626 15.7.16 PL
Kristiansand PW 4198 4101 23.8.17 PN,PP,PR,PS,PT,PU,PV
Mandal RD 8393 8261 12.8.17 PX,PY,PZ,RC
Flekkefjord RB 3222 1775 28.8.16 RA
Stavanger RY 4642 4420 10.3.17 RE,RF,RH,RJ,RK,RL,RN,RP,RR,RS,RT,RU,RV,RW,RX
Egersund SA 6127 6027 28.6.17 RZ
Haugesund SL 3051 2385 14.8.17 SC,SD,SE,SF,SH,SJ,SK
SL 5900 issued in 2013.
Bergen HW 3402 2964 23.3.17 SN,SP,SR,SS,ST,SU,SV,SX,SY,SZ,TA,TB,TC,TD,TE
Voss TH 4870 4865 6.7.17 TF
Stord TN 3348 3250 6.3.17 TL
Odda TT 1932 1844 2.10.17 TS
Førde TZ 5464 5138 31.7.17 TV,TX,TY
Nordfjordeid UB 1706 1441 28.8.16 UA
Sogndal UD 2300 2297 3.11.16 UC
Ålesund UK 9326 9107 8.5.17 UE,UF,UH,UJ
Ørsta BB 3300 2586 4.6.16 UN,UP
Molde UV 3090 2761 23.12.16 UR,US,UT,UU
Kristiansund UZ 3233 3059 6.1.17 UX,UY
Sunndalsøra VB 6666 6533 27.12.16  
Trondheim NW 5568 5565 8.5.17 VD,VE,VF,VH,VJ,VK,VL,VN,VP,VR,FP,VU,VV,VS(from 1030)
Støren VT 9645 9224 18.12.16 VS up to 1025 issued in 2006.
Orkdal VZ 6628 6066 31.10.17 VX,VY
Brekstad XB 2254 1995 18.9.15 XA
Steinkjer XW 7015 7000 25.9.17 XD,XE,XF,XH,XJ
Levanger VW 1543 1490 19.9.17 XL,XK
Stjørdal YW 3245 3076 10.6.15 XN,XP
Namsos XU 7382 7381 6.7.17 XR,XS,XT
Mosjøen FA 5827 5737 19.7.16 XV,XX,XY,XZ
Mo i Rana YC 8752 8167 4.8.17 YA,YB
Bodø EZ 3273 3054 18.5.17 YE,YF,YH,YJ,FD
Fauske YL 2236 1787 5.11.16 YK
Narvik YP 7872 7477 23.5.17 YN
Svolvær YY 3665 3345 18.8.16 YT
YY 5716/YY 5710 in pre-2002 style.
Sortland YV 8327 8092 23.5.17 YU
Harstad TW 2403 2211 16.7.17 YZ,ZA,ZB
Tromsø FC 9691 9690 26.4.17 ZE,ZH,ZK,ZL,ZC
Finnsnes EX 6772 6525 18.7.17 ZF,ZJ,ZD
Svalbard FH 1706 1267 22.5.16 ZN
Photo of FH 1190 courtesy of Lars Ihle.
Storslett SW 1154 FK9861 24.5.17 FK
Vadsø LE 8782 8200 15.4.16 ZP,ZR,FR
Kirkenes EY 2964 1375 18.5.15 ZS
Alta UW 2949 ZW9907 NOV.16 ZT,ZU,ZV,ZY,ZW
Hammerfest FF 1498 1322 16.12.16 ZX
ZG 1000 and 1001 issued 23. and 27.1.2014 by mistake.
Lakselv CW 1103 1017 18.8.17 ZZ
Thanks to the following for contributing in 2017: Harald Johansen, Anders Lien, Helge Fjelltun, Kim Andersen, Lars Ihle,
Cato Stenmark, Arild Gill, Øyvind Haaland, Vegar Norheim and Morten Westergren.
(1) Registrations for Fredrikstad and Sarpsborg have merged into a single series issued from a new office in Hafslund. After AT was exhausted, AH was finished, followed by AU, AV and AW.

Numbers are issued in blocks of varying sizes to single line and double line plates of two
different sizes. It is beyond the scope of this page to go into details and I only list the highest sightings regardless of plate type.


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