Motorcycles licensed in New Zealand

By license period, Year ended March 1988–2018, thousands

Definitions

Licensing: the payment of a fee to use your vehicle on public roads. The fee helps to pay for roading projects and road safety programmes. It is sometimes referred to as 'rego' but is not to be confused with registration.
Registration: the addition of a vehicle's details to the Motor Vehicle Register and the issuing of number plates.

Cars: Passenger cars and vans not used as taxis or rentals.
Rental cars: Passenger cars and vans used for rental.
Taxis: Passenger cars and vans used as taxi or commercial passenger service.
Trucks: Goods vans/trucks/utility vans.
Trailers (including caravans): Trailer/caravans, and trailers not designed for highway use.
Exempt vehicles: Agricultural machines, mobile machines,ATVs and any other vehicles under exempt Class A and exempt class B (https://nzta.govt.nz/assets/resources/factsheets/27/docs/27-exempt.pdf)

Data provided by

Stats NZ

Dataset name

Transport Vehicle Registrations Data: Motor Vehicles Currently Licensed by Type (Annual-Mar) March 2018

Webpage:

http://archive.stats.govt.nz/infoshare/

How to find the data

At URL provided, select 'Industry sectors > Transport - TPT > Motor Vehicles Currently Licensed by Type (Annual-Mar)'. Discontinued vehicle types were unselected before downloading this dataset.

Import & extraction details

File as imported: Transport Vehicle Registrations Data: Motor Vehicles Currently Licensed by Type (Annual-Mar) March 2018

From the dataset Transport Vehicle Registrations Data: Motor Vehicles Currently Licensed by Type (Annual-Mar) March 2018, this data was extracted:

  • Rows: 4-34
  • Columns: 2-40
  • Provided: 1,209 data points

This data forms the table Transport - Motor vehicles currently licensed by type (Annual) 1988–2018.

Dataset originally released on:

April 19, 2018

Method of collection/Data provider

This dataset was compiled based on information collected and administered by NZTA.