Vehicle registration plates of Serbia

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Serbian vehicle registration plate, issued since 2011 License plate of Serbia, 2014.JPG
Serbian vehicle registration plate, issued since 2011

Vehicle registration plates of Serbia are issued using a two-letter region code, followed by three or four-digit numeric and a two-letter alpha license code, separated by a hyphen (e.g., BG 123-AA or BG 1234-AA).

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Overview

The regional code and the license code are separated by the Serbian cross shield and a Cyrillic letter combination for the region below. A blue field is placed along the left side edge, as in European Union countries, bearing the ISO 3166-1 alpha-3 country code for Serbia (SRB).

License numeric code contains combination of three digits (0-9), while two letter alpha code is made of combination of letters using Serbian Latin alphabet order, with addition of letters X, Y and W.

The standard dimensions of a Serbian license plates are 520.5 × 112.9 mm.

Issuance of current license plates started on January 1, 2011 and they were used alongside the old ones during the transitional period until the end of 2011.

Regular license plates

Geographical distribution of license plate codes in Serbia Registarska podrucja Srbije 2018.svg
Geographical distribution of license plate codes in Serbia
Old registration plate, issued until 2011 License plate of Serbia.jpg
Old registration plate, issued until 2011

Following are the license plate codes by region in Serbian Cyrillic alphabetical order: [1] [2]

CodeRegion Municipalities covered by the region
Lat. Cyr.
ALАЛALeksinac Aleksinac
ARАРARanđelovac Aranđelovac
ACАЦAleksandrovaC Aleksandrovac
BBББBajina Bašta Bajina Bašta
BGБГBelGrade Barajevo, Voždovac, Vračar, Grocka, Zvezdara, Zemun, Lazarevac, Mladenovac, Novi Beograd, Obrenovac, Palilula, Rakovica, Savski Venac, Sopot, Stari Grad, Surčin, Čukarica
BOБОBOr Majdanpek, Bor
BPБПBačka Palanka Bačka Palanka
BTБТBačka Topola Bačka Topola
БЋBogatiĆ Bogatić
BUБУBUjanovac Bujanovac
БЧBeČej Bečej
VAВАVAljevo Lajkovac, Ljig, Mionica, Osečina, Valjevo
VBВБVrnjačka Banja Vrnjačka Banja
VLВЛVLasotince Vlasotince
VPВПVelika Plana Velika Plana
VRВРVRanje Bosilegrad, Vladičin Han, Preševo, Trgovište, Vranje
VSВСVrbaS Vrbas
ВШVrŠac Bela Crkva, Plandište, Vršac
GLГЛGnjiLane Vitina, Kosovska Kamenica, Novo Brdo, Gnjilane
GMГМGornji Milanovac Gornji Milanovac
DEДЕDEspotovac Despotovac
ĐAЂАĐAkovica Dečani, Đakovica
ZAЗАZAječar Boljevac, Sokobanja, Zaječar
ZRЗРZRenjanin Žitište, Novi Bečej, Nova Crnja, Sečanj, Zrenjanin
INИНINđija Inđija
ICИЦIvanjiCa Ivanjica
JAЈАJAgodina Rekovac, Jagodina
KAКАKAnjiža Kanjiža
KCKoCeljeva Koceljeva
KVКВKraljeVo Kraljevo
KGКГKraGujevac Batočina, Knić, Lapovo, Rača, City of Kragujevac
КЖKnjaŽevac Knjaževac
KIКИKIkinda Čoka, Novi Kneževac, Kikinda
KLКЛKLadovo Kladovo
KMКМKosovska Mitrovica Vučitrn, Zvečan, Zubin Potok, Leposavić, Srbica, Kosovska Mitrovica
KOКОKOvin Kovin
КШKruŠevac Brus, Varvarin, Ćićevac, Kruševac
LBЛБLeBane Lebane
LEЛЕLEskovac Bojnik, Medveđa, Crna Trava, Leskovac
LOЛОLOznica Krupanj, Ljubovija, Mali Zvornik, Loznica
LUЛУLUčani Lučani
NVНВNova Varoš Nova Varoš
NGНГNeGotin Negotin
NIНИNIš Doljevac, Gadžin Han, Merošina, Ražanj, Svrljig, City of Niš
NPНПNovi Pazar Novi Pazar
NSНСNovi Sad Bač, Bački Petrovac, Beočin, Žabalj, Srbobran, Sremski Karlovci, Temerin, Titel, City of Novi Sad
PAПАPAnčevo Alibunar, Kovačica, Opovo, Pančevo
PBПБPriBoj Priboj
PEПЕPEć Istok, Klina, Peć
ПЖPoŽega Požega
PZПЗPriZren Gora, Orahovac, Suva Reka, Prizren
PIПИPIrot Babušnica, Bela Palanka, Dimitrovgrad, Pirot
PKПКProKuplje Blace, Žitorađa, Kuršumlija, Prokuplje
PNПНParaćiN Paraćin
POПОPOžarevac Veliko Gradište, Golubac, Žabari, Žagubica, Kučevo, Malo Crniće, Požarevac
PPППPrijePolje Prijepolje
PRПРPRiština Glogovac, Kosovo Polje, Lipljan, Obilić, Podujevo, Priština
PTПТPeTrovac Petrovac
RAРАRAška Raška
RUРУRUma Irig, Pećinci, Ruma
SAСАSentA Ada, Senta
SMСMSremska Mitrovica Sremska Mitrovica
SVСВSVilajnac Svilajnac
SDСДSmeDerevo Smederevo
SJСЈSJenica Sjenica
SOСОSOmbor Apatin, Kula, Odžaci, Sombor
SPСПSmederevska Palanka Smederevska Palanka
STСТSTara Pazova Stara Pazova
SUСУSUbotica Mali Iđoš, Subotica
SCСЦSurduliCa Surdulica
TOТОTOpola Topola
TSТСTrStenik Trstenik
TTТТTuTin Tutin
ĆUЋУĆUprija Ćuprija
UBУБUB Ub
UEУЕUžicE Arilje, Kosjerić, Čajetina, Zlatibor, Užice
URУРURoševac Kačanik, Uroševac, Štimlje, Štrpce
ČAЧАČAčak Čačak
ŠAШАŠAbac Vladimirci, Šabac
ŠIШИŠId Šid

Special license plates

Agriculture vehicle plate Serbia agricultural vehicles license plate new Beo Grad.JPG
Agriculture vehicle plate
Moped registration plate Serbia license plate slow trafic Beo Grad.JPG
Moped registration plate
Police and fire service registration plate Police license plate from Serbia.jpg
Police and fire service registration plate
Military registration plate Serbia government license plate.JPG
Military registration plate
Trailer registration plate Trailer license plate from Serbia.jpg
Trailer registration plate
Taxi registration plate Belgrade taxi plates.jpg
Taxi registration plate
Export registration plate Temporary license plate from Priboj, Serbia. 2012. FAP truck 5.JPG
Export registration plate

Serbia has numerous special license plates.

Diplomatic license plates

Diplomatic plate (40-Germany) Serbia diplomatic license plate BG 47-A-700 07 2011.jpg
Diplomatic plate (40-Germany)

Vehicles operated by foreign embassies, consulates, consular and diplomatic staff and various international organizations have been given plates with a distinguishing format of two (or three) numbers, one letter, three numbers, e.g., 12(3)-L-456. Vehicle owned by a diplomat or by accredited non-diplomatic staff carry a plate with characters printed in yellow on a black background while the vehicle owned by a foreign press agency, a foreign cultural representative or by an office of a foreign company and/or its staff, has plates with characters printed in black on a yellow background
The first group of three numbers (123) identifies the country or organization to which the plate has been issued, the second group of three numbers (456) is a serial number. The letter in the middle (L) is denoting the status of the owner.

CodeExplanation
A
vehicle is owned by a diplomat - Ambassade
M
vehicle is owned by accredited non-diplomatic staff - Mission
P
vehicle is owned by a foreign press agency or a foreign cultural representative - Presse
CMD
additional oval plate for vehicles used by the chief of a diplomatic mission - Chef de Mission Diplomatique
CD
additional oval plate for vehicles used by a person with diplomatic status - Corps Diplomatique

Additionally, plates have vertically orientated two-letter initials in small letters on the left side (after blue stripe) indicating the city in which they were issued (BG for Belgrade) and two numbers on the right side indicating the year for which they are valid (e.g., 12 for 2012).

CountrycodeCountrycodeCountrycode
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia 10Flag of Switzerland.svg   Switzerland 43Flag of Indonesia.svg  Indonesia 89
Flag of Ukraine.svg  Ukraine 11Flag of Austria.svg  Austria 44Flag of Syria.svg  Syria 90
Flag of Poland.svg  Poland 12Flag of Greece.svg  Greece 47Flag of Lebanon.svg  Lebanon 91
Flag of Hungary.svg  Hungary 14Flag of Turkey.svg  Turkey 48Flag of Tunisia.svg  Tunisia 92
Flag of Romania.svg  Romania 15Flag of Slovenia.svg  Slovenia 50Flag of Morocco.svg  Morocco 93
Flag of Bulgaria.svg  Bulgaria 16Flag of Guinea.svg  Guinea 51Flag of Ghana.svg  Ghana 94
Flag of Albania.svg  Albania 17Flag of Pakistan.svg  Pakistan 53Flag of Iraq.svg  Iraq 98
Flag of the Czech Republic.svg  Czech Republic 18Flag of Sri Lanka.svg  Sri Lanka 54Flag of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.svg  Democratic Republic of the Congo 99
Flag of North Macedonia.svg  North Macedonia 19Flag of Belarus.svg  Belarus 55Flag of Europe.svg  EU 101
Flag of Israel.svg  Israel 20Flag of Nigeria.svg  Nigeria 62 UNWFP 102
Flag of Angola.svg  Angola 21Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada 63ECPD104
Flag of Slovakia.svg  Slovakia 22Flag of Argentina.svg  Argentina 64 EAR 105
Flag of Bosnia and Herzegovina.svg  Bosnia and Herzegovina 23Flag of Brazil.svg  Brazil 65 SEED 105
Flag of Croatia.svg  Croatia 24Flag of Mexico.svg  Mexico 66 OSCE 111
Flag of Palestine.svg  Palestine 25 UNDP 70 ICRC 118
Flag of Portugal.svg  Portugal 26 UNICEF 70 IOM 119
Flag of Cyprus.svg  Cyprus 29Flag of Ecuador.svg  Ecuador 71 IFRC 120
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  United Kingdom 30Flag of Cuba.svg  Cuba 72 ICTY 121
Flag of South Korea.svg  South Korea 31Flag of Peru.svg  Peru 76Flag of the United Nations.svg  United Nations 121
Flag of Finland.svg  Finland 32 UNHCR 77 UNHCR 123
Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden 33Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia 78 EBRD 125
Flag of Norway.svg  Norway 34Flag of Libya.svg  Libya 79 Flag of Europe.svg Council of Europe 127
Flag of Denmark.svg  Denmark 35Flag of Algeria.svg  Algeria 80 IFC 128
Flag of the Netherlands.svg  The Netherlands 36Flag of Egypt.svg  Egypt 81 World Bank 129
Flag of Belgium (civil).svg  Belgium 37Flag of Zimbabwe.svg  Zimbabwe 82Customs and Fiscal Assistance Office130
Flag of Spain.svg  Spain 38Flag of Iran.svg  Iran 83UN office136
Flag of France.svg  France 39Flag of India.svg  India 84Flag of Malaysia.svg  Malaysia 137
Flag of Germany.svg  Germany 40Flag of Myanmar.svg  Myanmar 85 ICMP 138
Flag of Italy.svg  Italy 41Flag of Japan.svg  Japan 86Flag of Montenegro.svg  Montenegro 141
Flag of the Vatican City.svg   Holy See 42Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg  China 88Flag of the United States.svg  USA 144

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