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Content 1 Regular license plates 2 Other license plates 2.1 Encoding 2.2 Public transport 2.3 Commercial transport 2.4 License plates of motor vehicles sellers 2.5 License plates for rental transport 2.6 Government transport 2.7 Military transport 3 See. Also 4 Link Regular license plates The current series of license plates for private cars (introduced in 1987) has a format of 1234AV. No encoding is provided. The plates have American sizes and a blue font on a white background. For motorcycles operates series 1234 A, as well as without coding and in a similar color scheme.

Until 1987, the AB1234 format operated, where prefix A meant the region of registration. Until 1973, the A1234 format operated, where prefix A meant the region of registration.

Other license plates Encoding Code Type of TC C commercial vehicles D trade organizations P Public TC R leased TC Public transport Taxis, public buses, etc. have license plates formats RA1234, RA123V, 1234RA. The plaques have a red background and a white font of letters and numbers.

Commercial transport Cargo and other transport for commercial purposes has license plates formats SA1234, SA123V. The plaques have a green background and a white font of letters and numbers.

License plates of motor vehicle sellers Temporary license plates used before permanent registration are in DA1234 format. The plaques have a blue background and a white font of letters and numbers.

License plates of rolling transport [ License plates for TCintended for hire are RR1234 format. The plaques have a white background and a green font of letters and numbers. Under the main character bar is the inscription "RENTAL". For motorcycles there is a series of 1234 R in a similar color scheme.

Government transport Government transport has license plates format 12 3456. Prefix 12 means belonging to a defined government structure. The plaques have a yellow background and a black font of letters and numbers. Below the main line of characters is the inscription "JAMAICA GOVT". Police use government license plates.

Military transport Military license plates have a British scheme similar to those used in Trinidad and Tobago. Format military license plates 1JDF2, 1 JDF23, 1 JDF234, 12JDF3, 12JDF34, 12 JDF345. JDF is a Jamaican defensive force. License plates have a black background and white characters, usually drawn directly on the TC.

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