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Slovakia

 
Last update: 29 Mar 2015
In general: Former Czechoslovakia, jan. 1993 divided into Czech Republic and Slovakia
a full list of district codes and a list of the Diplomatic codes
 
Ovals used:
picture letters country since
SO Slovakia, later CS, than SO and SQ, now SK
(SO is used for Somalia from 1970-now)
1939-1945
unofficially
1992?
SQ Slovakia (Slovaquie), now SK 1993

SK Slovakia
(SK was used for Sarawak, now Malaysia from 1955-1963)
1993-now
 
 

Picture

Date
of first issue
Date
of last issue
Type Description Remarks
1 1960 1986 car AB 1234 BA = Bratislava
Elie
2

1960 1986 comm AB 1234 commercial
Francoplaque 2x
Brekke
3 1960? 1980? army 12 34 56 23 stands for the year 1973
Francoplaque
4
1966 1986 car AB 12 34
ABC 12 34
3rd letter since 1966
TN = Trencín
Francoplaque
Klotz
5
1966 1986 comm AB 12 34
ABC 12 34
commercial
Brekke 2x
6 1977 Mar 1997 tr 12 AB 34 small trailer
Brekke
7

1981
1986
1987
1987 army 371 23 45 31 stands for the year 1981
36 stands for the year 1986
37 stands for the year 1987
Internet
Francoplaque
Internet
8 gr/wh 1984 Mar 1997 dlr A 1234 B, K and L
 
9
1986 Mar 1997 car AB 1234
ABC 1234
Francoplaque
Europlate
10
1986 Mar 1997 comm ABC 1234 commercial
Brekke 2x
11 1986 1993 other ABC 1234 foreign resident
Klotz
12 1986 Mar 1997 govt B 12345 government
Europlate
13

1988 1998 army 451 23 45
army changed to bk/wh in 1988
38 stands for the year 1988
45 stands for the year 1995
48 stands for the year 1998
Elie
Europlate
Wiki
14 1993 Mar 1997 CD EE 12 34 diplomatic
Europlate
15 1993 Mar 1997 other ZZ 12 34 administrative and technical personnel
(no diplomatic status) Europlate
16 Apr 1997 May 2004 car AB 123 CD BB = Banska Bystrica
long plate (520x110mm)
Grochal
17 Apr 1997 May 2004 car AB/123 CD square plate (340x200mm)
Francoplaque
18 Apr 1997 May 2004 mc AB/123CD BB = Banska Bystrica
motorcycle size (240x150mm)
Grochal
19 Apr 1997 May 2004 tr AB 123 YC Y = trailer
KE = Kosice
Grochal
20 Apr 1997 May 2004 dlr AB/M 123 M = dealer
Europlate
21 Apr 1997 May 2004 temp AB/V 123 V = export
later VA
Europlate
22 Apr 1997 May 2004 temp C/12345 C = import
valid: max. 1 year
Grochal
23 Apr 1997 May 2004 other AB/H 123 H = historical
orange or yellow?
Europlate
24 Apr 1997 May 2004 other AB/S 123 S = sports (rally)
Europlate
25 Apr 1997 May 2004 CD EE 12345 diplomatic
12 = China
Grochal
26 Apr 1997 May 2004 other ZZ 12345 administrative and technical personnel
(no diplomatic status) 18 = France
Europlate
27
Apr 1997 May 2004 govt AB X 123
AB XC 123
X = official
later XA
Europlate (2x)
28 Apr 1997 May 2004 govt P 12345 P = special Police unit to protect high officials
Europlate
29 1998 1998? army 481 2345 48 stands for the year 1998 (non reflective)
ASR = Armada Slovenskej Republiky (army of the Slovak Republic) Europlate
30 Jan 2000 May 2004 pers AB CDEFG
AB CDEF 1
AB CDE 12
personalized
10.000 SKK (slovenskych korun) = € 280
Grochal
31 2000? 2002? army 51 12345 51 stands for the year 2001
ASR = Armada Slovenskej Republiky
(army of the Slovak Republic) Europlate
32 ? ? army VP/A 1234 temporary (paper)
VP = Vojenska Policia = Military Police
Europlate
33 2004? 2004 army 54 12345 54 stands for the year 2004
Europlate
34 May 2004 May 2006 car AB 123 CD new Euro plates (520x110mm) since 1st of May
new 0 (zero)
square plate (340x200mm)
Rope
35
May 2004 May 2006 pers AB CDEFG
AB CDEF 1
AB CDE 12
square plate (340x200mm)
personalized
10.000 SKK (slovenskych korun) = € 280 (2004?)
mmk
Wiki
36 May 2004 May 2006 mc AB 123 CD motorcycle
size (240x150mm)
new size (210x150mm) later?
Brekke
37 May 2004 May 2006 tr AB 123 YC Y = trailer
Brekke
38 May 2004 May 2006 dlr AB/M 123 M = dealer
Europlate
39 May 2004 May 2006 temp AB/V 123 V = export
later VA
Brekke
40 May 2004 May 2006 temp C/12345 C = import
valid: max. 1 year
Europlate
41
May 2004 May 2006 other AB/H 123 H = historical
2nd home made
Europlate 2x
42 May 2004 May 2006 other AB/S 123 S = sports (rally)
Europlate
43
May 2004 May 2006 CD EE 12345 diplomatic
29 = Russia
Europlate
13 = USA
Hegyeshalmi
44 May 2004 May 2006 other ZZ 12345 administrative and technical personnel
(no diplomatic status) 18 = France
Europlate
10 = Czech Republic
45 May 2004 May 2006 govt AB X 123
AB XC 123
X = official
later XA
Francoplaque
46   May 2004 May 2006 govt P 12345 P = special Police unit to protect high officials
47
2005 2006? army 55 12345 55 stands for the year 2005
Europlate (2x)
48 June 2006 now car AB 123 CD Euro with coat of arms
Rope
49   June 2006 now car AB 123 CD Euro with coat of arms
50
June 2006 now mc AB 123 CD motorcycle size
(240x150mm and 210x150mm)
Brekke 2x
51 June 2006 now tr AB 123 YC Y = trailer
Brekke
52 June 2006 now pers AB CDEFG
AB CDEF 1
AB CDE 12
personalized
10.000 SKK (slovenskych korun) = € 332 (2014)
Brekke
Wiki
53   June 2006 now dlr AB/M 123
AB/MC 123
M = dealer
later MA
 
54 June 2006 now temp AB/V 123
AB/VC 123
V = export
later VA
Rope
55 June 2006 now temp C/12345 C = import
valid: max. 1 year
Wiki
56 June 2006 now other AB/H 123 H = historical
Museum
 
57 June 2006 now other AB/S 123 S = sports (rally)
Francoplaque
58
June 2006 now CD EE 12345 diplomatic
29 = Russia
van Wersch
motorcycle size
10 = Czech Republic
Francoplaque
59 June 2006 now other ZZ 12345 administrative and technical personnel (no diplomatic status)
44 = Honorary Counsuls
Rope
60 June 2006 now govt AB X 123
AB XC 123
X = official Francoplaque
also XA
here the president, unfortunately photoshopped wiki
61 June 2006 now govt P 12345 P = special Police unit to protect high officials
Francoplaque
62 2008? 2010? army 59 12345 59 stands for the year 2009
Europlate
63 2009 now other AB/Z 123 Z = special
Europlate
64 ? now other AB 123 CD used in Spain as a trailer plate
plastic plate
Rope
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