REGISTRATION PLATES OF

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FORMER ISSUES - STILL VALID

O-1 The Royal car used by the King when visiting Bergen.
O = Bergen (from the 1913-71 series). 1942-71 plate style.

A-5 Royal car. A = Oslo (from the 1913-71 series). 1942-71 plate style.
This is the same car as A-55, but for the Royal Wedding in August 2001 it was re-plated as A-5.

A-3 Royal car. 1971-2001 plate style, reflective. A = Oslo (from the 1913-71 series).

A-3 Rear plate of the above.

A-3 Same number as the above, but now on a brand new Volvo.

A-2 Royal car. 1971-2001 plate style, reflective. A = Oslo (from the 1913-71 series).
Photo from 2001.

A-2 Royal car. 1971-2001 plate style, reflective. A = Oslo (from the 1913-71 series).
Photo from 2012.

A-2 Close-up of the above.

A-6 Royal car. 1971-2001 plate style, reflective. A = Oslo (from the 1913-71 series).

C-570 Royal car. 1971-2001 plate style, reflective. C = Akershus (from the 1913-71 series).
This particular number has been in use by the Royal Family for decades.
Recognizable as Royal because it is an old series registration on a new car.

C-570 Close-up of the above.

A-3311 Royal car. 1971-2001 plate style, reflective. A = Oslo (from the 1913-71 series).
This particular number has been in use by the Royal Family for decades.
Recognizable as Royal because it is an old series registration on a new car.

A-9 Royal car. 2002-06 plate style. A = Oslo (from the 1913-71 series).

A-9 Close-up of the above.

A-3311 Royal car. 2006-09 and Jan-May 2012 plate style. A = Oslo (from the 1913-71 series).
This particular number has been in use by the Royal Family for decades.
Recognizable as Royal because it is an old series registration on a new car.

A-3311 Close-up of the above.

A-8 Royal car. 2006-09 and Jan-May 2012 plate style, without the blue band.
A = Oslo (from the 1913-71 series).

ZN 4321 Svalbard snowmobile series since 1971. 1971-2001 plate style.
Small size plate. ZN = Svalbard. Snowmobiles only have one plate, usually at the front.
Usually vehicles "imported" to the mainland (even for holidays) get plates in normal Norwegian
colours with the same registration. But this one is only used outside of public roads and has kept
its tax free Svalbard plate.

ZN 10355 Svalbard normal series since 1971, "imported" to mainland Norway.
1971-2001 plate style. ZN = Svalbard. When "imported" to the mainland (even for holidays)
vehicles get plates in normal Norwegian colours with the same registration.

ZN 10489 Svalbard normal series since 1971, "imported" to mainland Norway.
1971-2001 plate style. ZN = Svalbard. When "imported" to the mainland (even for holidays)
vehicles get plates in normal Norwegian colours with the same registration.

ZN/10734 Svalbard normal series since 1971, "imported" to mainland Norway.
1971-2001 plate style. ZN = Svalbard. When "imported" to the mainland (even for holidays)
vehicles get plates in normal Norwegian colours with the same registration.

ZN/3733 Svalbard motorcycle series since 1971, "imported" to mainland Norway.
1971-2001 plate style. ZN = Svalbard. When "imported" to the mainland (even for holidays)
vehicles get plates in normal Norwegian colours with the same registration.

ZN 11670 Svalbard normal series since 1971, "imported" to mainland Norway.
2001-06 plate style. ZN = Svalbard. When "imported" to the mainland (even for holidays)
vehicles get plates in normal Norwegian colours with the same registration.

ZN 11670 Close-up of the above, showing the dealer name Svalbard Auto on the plate frame.

ZN/11602 Svalbard normal series since 1971, "imported" to mainland Norway.
2001-06 plate style. ZN = Svalbard. When "imported" to the mainland (even for holidays)
vehicles get plates in normal Norwegian colours with the same registration.

ZN/11565 Svalbard normal series since 1971, "imported" to mainland Norway. 2001-06 plate style. ZN = Svalbard. When "imported" to the mainland (even for holidays) vehicles get plates in normal Norwegian colours with the same registration. Black on green = Light commercial vehicle.

ZN/11565 Close-up of the above.

ZN/10728 Svalbard normal series since 1971, "imported" to mainland Norway. 2001-06 plate style. ZN = Svalbard. When "imported" to the mainland (even for holidays) vehicles get plates in normal Norwegian colours with the same registration. Black on green = Light commercial vehicle.

ZN/3837 Svalbard motorcycle series since 1971, "imported" to mainland Norway.
2001-06 plate style. ZN = Svalbard. When "imported" to the mainland (even for holidays)
vehicles get plates in normal Norwegian colours with the same registration.

ZN 11339 Svalbard normal series since 1971, "imported" to mainland Norway.
2009-11 plate style (flat plastic plate). ZN = Svalbard. When "imported" to the mainland
(even for holidays) vehicles get plates in normal Norwegian colours with the same registration.

ZN 11339 Close-up of the above.

ZN 12223 Svalbard normal series since 1971, "imported" to mainland Norway.
2009-11 plate style (flat plastic plate). ZN = Svalbard. When "imported" to the mainland
(even for holidays) vehicles get plates in normal Norwegian colours with the same registration.

ZN 11285 Svalbard normal series since 1971, "imported" to mainland Norway.
2006-09 and Jan-May 2012 plate style. ZN = Svalbard. When "imported" to the mainland
(even for holidays) vehicles get plates in normal Norwegian colours with the same registration.

ZN 11285 Close-up of the above.

ZN 11480 Svalbard normal series since 1971, "imported" to mainland Norway.
2006-09 and Jan-May 2012 plate style. ZN = Svalbard. When "imported" to the mainland
(even for holidays) vehicles get plates in normal Norwegian colours with the same registration.

ZN 11480 Close-up of the above.

ZN 11960 Svalbard normal series since 1971, "imported" to mainland Norway.
2006-09 and Jan-May 2012 plate style. ZN = Svalbard. When "imported" to the mainland
(even for holidays) vehicles get plates in normal Norwegian colours with the same registration.

ZN 11276 Svalbard normal series since 1971, "imported" to mainland Norway.
2006-09 and Jan-May 2012 plate style. ZN = Svalbard. When "imported" to the mainland
(even for holidays) vehicles get plates in normal Norwegian colours with the same registration.
Black on green = Light commercial vehicle.

ZN/3715 Svalbard motorcycle series since 1971, "imported" to mainland Norway.
2006-09 and Jan-May 2012 plate style. ZN = Svalbard. When "imported" to the mainland
(even for holidays) vehicles get plates in normal Norwegian colours with the same registration.


OBSOLETE LICENSE PLATES - NO LONGER VALID

BD 10824 These are official cars for the 1994 Lillehammer Winter Olympics. Plates are normal series from Drøbak (Follo) (where the Volvo importer is located). But they were issued ahead of sequence from BD 10001 to 11082 at a time when Drøbak had only reached around BC 83000.
After the Games they were all deregistered.

50308 Export/ tourist series since 1971. 1971-2001 plate style. Reflective plates since 1982.
5 = Bergen. Valid until end of February 1998.

16795 Export/ tourist series since 1971. 1971-2001 plate style. Reflective plates since 1982.
1 = Oslo. Valid until end of June 1995.

1187 Export/ tourist trailer series since 1971. 1971-2001 plate style.
Reflective plates since 1982. The first 1 = Oslo. Valid until end of August 2001.

20282 Export/ tourist series since 1971. 2002-06 plate style. The first 2 = Larvik.
Valid until end of August 2003.

19500 Export/ tourist series since 1971. 2002-06 plate style. 1 = Oslo.
Valid until end of March 2003.

19997 Export/ tourist series since 1971. 2002-06 plate style. 1 = Oslo.
Valid until end of October 2004.

19999 Export/ tourist series since 1971. 2002-06 plate style. 1 = Oslo. Valid until end of
August 2004. This was the last Oslo registration before starting over again at 10000.

1230 Export/ tourist trailer series since 1971. 2002-06 plate style. 1 = Oslo.
Valid until end of May 2006.

1230 Close-up of the above.

10539 Export/ tourist series since 1971. 2006-09 plate style (embossed serial, month and year).
1 = Oslo. Valid until the end of November 2007.

10539 Close-up of the above.

11548 Export/ tourist series since 1971. 2009-11 plate style (flat plastic plate).
The first 1 = Oslo. Valid until end of November 2011, but seen in 2017.

11548 Close-up of the above.

11611 Export/ tourist series since 1971. 2009-11 plate style (flat plastic plate).
The first 1 = Oslo. Valid until end of April 2012.

11611 Close-up of the above.

11612 Export/ tourist series since 1971. 2009-11 plate style (flat plastic plate).
The first 1 = Oslo. Valid until end of May 2012.

11612 Close-up of the above.

TF 577 Provisional series since 1990. Self-adhesive. 1990-92 date layout. TF = Voss.
Valid until July 7th.

TF 658 Provisional series since 1990. Self-adhesive. 1990-92 date layout. TF = Voss.
Valid until August 3rd.

EB 425 Provisional series since 1990. Self-adhesive. Current date layout since 1992.
EB = Oslo. Valid November 29th 2010. Until 2012 without the original registration in small lettering.

EB 425 Close-up of the above.

BL 100 Provisional series since 1990. Self-adhesive. Current date layout since 1992. BL = Asker
og Bærum. Valid December 3rd. Until 2012 without the original registration in small lettering.

DS 761 Provisional series since 1990. Self-adhesive. Current date layout since 1992.
DS = Oslo. Valid October 31st. Until 2012 without the original registration in small lettering.

EK 938 Provisional series since 1990. Self-adhesive. Current date layout since 1992.
EK = Oslo. Valid June 18th. Until 2012 without the original registration in small lettering.

SS 385 Provisional series since 1990. Self-adhesive. Current date layout since 1992. SS = Bergen. Valid between May 6th and 10th. Until 2012 without the original registration in small lettering.

ST 454 Provisional series since 1990. Self-adhesive. Current date layout since 1992. ST = Bergen. Valid August 16th and 17th. Until 2012 without the original registration in small lettering.

TH 741 Provisional series since 1990. Self-adhesive. Current date layout since 1992. TH = Voss.
Valid between August 5th and 9th. Until 2012 without the original registration in small lettering.

ZD 528 Provisional series since 1990. Self-adhesive. Current date layout since 1992.
ZD = Finnsnes. Valid August 3rd. Until 2012 without the original registration in small lettering.
This plate should have been red. It was two years old and either faded by the sun,
or white material had been used.

TK 674 Provisional series since 1990. Self-adhesive. TK = Voss. Valid June 15th 2012.
It would seem there were printer problems in the transition to the new type (with original registration) as I saw a number of handwritten plates for a few days.

TK 699 Provisional series since 1990. Self-adhesive. TK = Voss. Valid between June 15th and
18th 2012. It would seem there were printer problems in the transition to the new type (with original registration) as I saw a number of handwritten plates for a few days.

TK 699 Close-up of the plate frame of the above.

TK 699 Close-up of the above.

TK 742 Provisional series since 1990. Self-adhesive. Current date layout since 1992.
TK = Voss (geographically coded until 2013). Valid June 23rd 2012.
Since 2012 the original registration appears in small lettering at bottom left.

TK 742 Close-up of the above.

SR 65598 Since 2012 the original registration appears in small lettering at bottom left.
Next to it is the name of the issuing office, the date of issue and a serial number.

SY 206 Provisional series since 1990. Self-adhesive. Current date layout since 1992.
SY = Bergen (geographically coded until 2013). Valid between August 17th and 20th 2012.
Since 2012 the original registration appears in small lettering at bottom left.

SY 206 Close-up of the above.

SR 65598 Since 2012 the original registration appears in small lettering at bottom left.
Next to it is the name of the issuing office, the date of issue and a serial number.


27-04-39 Antique vehicle series (pre-1971 vehicles), since 1991. 1942-71 plate style.
No coding, owners choose the registration within the pre-1971 series.
Three pairs of numerals denoted Oslo 1958-71.

YT-F Additional truck plate, 1977-early 1990s(?). YT = Yrkestransport
(carriage of goods for hire). F = Buskerud. Note: This is not really a registration plate.

YT-R Additional truck plate, 1977-early 1990s(?). YT = Yrkestransport
(carriage of goods for hire). R = Hordaland. Note: This is not really a registration plate.

TAXI/K 612 Taxi lamp. These show the number of the taxi licence.
The letter is from the pre-1971 number plate system. K = Vest-Agder.


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