Vehicle registration plates of the Cayman Islands

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Cayman Islands plate on a hired motorbike License plate Cayman Islands.jpg
Cayman Islands plate on a hired motorbike

The Cayman Islands requires its residents to register their motor vehicles and display vehicle registration plates . [1] Vehicles plates usually have six numbers on them, separated into groups of three. Most plates have 'Cayman Islands' written beneath the numbers and are North American standard 6 × 12 inches (152 × 300 mm). [2]

In 2003, quincentennial plates (known as Q-plates) were issued; they had four blue numbers following a 'Q' on a background depicting a picturesque Cayman scene with celebratory logos. Initially, Q-plates were issued with white characters but these were recalled and replaced.

ImageFirst issuedDesignSloganSerial formatSerials issuedNotes
CI 1234
Cayman Islands license plate orange.jpg Front and rear plates are both black-on-orange for heavy goods vehicles and trailers
Cayman Islands license plate taxi.jpg Front and rear plates are both red-on-white for taxis
123 456
Front and rear plates are both red-on-yellow for disabled drivers
123 456
Front and rear plates are both black-on-white for hire cars
123 456
Front and rear plates are both black-on-yellow for private cars
Crown of Saint Edward (Heraldry).svg
The Governor's car has a crown on a black plate on the front only. [3]
Cayman Islands license plate graphic.png Front and rear plates are both black-on-yellow for private cars

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  2. Mike Sells (29 May 2004). "Cayman Islands Y2K". Retrieved 29 December 2010.
  3. "LICENSE PLATES ON LINE! Cayman Islands". Retrieved 29 December 2010.