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Croatia

 
Last update: 11 Feb 2006
In general:
a full list of district codes
 
 

Picture

Date
of first
issue
Date
of last
issue
Type Description Remarks
1 3/1930   123 1930 1939 car 123 3 = Croatia
2 H/1940   123 1940 1941 car 123 H = Croatia
3 1941 1945 car 123 Europlate
4       123 commercial?
Europlate
5     mc AB/1234 double sided front plate
VU = Vukovar
Klotz
6     mc AB 123 rear
Europlate
7 1946 1947  mc H 12345 FNRJ
double sided front plate
H = Croatia van Wersch
8 1947 1951 mc H 1/23456 double sided front plate
H = Croatia
van Wersch
9 1952 1961 car A 1234
A 12345 (1958)
H = Croatia
van Wersch
10 1952 1961 mc A 123 H = Croatia
van Wersch
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1961

1969

1980s

Dec 1992 car AB 1234
AB 12345
AB 123456
former Yugoslavian plates were valid until the end of 1992

TK = Tivona Korenica
PU = Pula
ZG = Zagreb
Klotz (1st)

12 1961 Dec 1992 tr 1234 AB former Yugoslavian plates were valid until the end of 1992
KR = Krapina
13 ?   trac 123 tractor
van Wersch
14 1991 1992 CD 12 A 345
12/A 345
1991 Croatia separated from Yugoslavia

A = diplomatic
60 = USA
ZG = Zagreb

15
Jan 1992 now car AB 123 C
AB 123 CD

PZ = Pozega
CK = Cakovec

van Wersch (2nd)
16     car AB/123 A
AB/1234 C
AB/123 CD
square
17     mc AB/123/CD PU = Pula
Brekke
18     mopd AB/123/CD RI = Rijeka
Kolen
19     dlr AB/12345 paper
Europlate
20
    pers up to 7 characters
(after the town code)
costs =  2500
also nice numbers available at  250
Europlate
Rope
21
1994?   CD 123 A 456
123 A/456
A = Diplomat
043 = Australia
24 = USA
Europlate (2x)
22
?   other 512 C 345 C = Consulate
012 = Austria
the 500 series is a later version?
018 = 518 = France
Europlate (2x)
23 ?   other 123 M 456 M = foreign Missions
036 = UNHCR = United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Brekke
24 blue   govt 123456 police
Francoplaque
25     army HV 123 AB HV = Hrvatska Vojska
= Croatian Army
Klotz
26
    army HV 123 VP
HV 123 PV
HV = Hrvatska Vojska
VP = Vojska Policija
Klotz
27     army HVO 123 A HVO = Hrvatsko Vijece Obrane (Croatia Military Council)
Croatian Army in Herzegovina?
mind the crownless shield van Wersch
28 green   temp AB 123 CD temporary tourist
Brekke
29 green   UN AB 123 UN UN
Europlate
30     other AB 123 CD abnormal vehicle
van Wersch
31
    other ECTF 123
ECTF R12
European Community Task Force

R = trailer?
Europlate (2x)

32 1997?   car AB 1234 C 4 numbers and 1 letters
ZG = Zagreb
van Wersch
33 2001?   car AB 1234 CD 4 numbers and 2 letters
(smaller dash)
Brekke
34 May 2004   car AB 123 CD Euro sticker
Bravi

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