Vehicle registration plates of Vatican City

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Pope John Paul II in a Popemobile in the Vatican City State, with Vatican registration SCV 1

Vehicle registration plates of official road vehicles registered in Vatican City use the prefix SCV followed by a series of digits while vehicle registration plates of residential road vehicles registered in Vatican City use the prefix CV followed by a series of digits. The Pope's car carries the registration SCV 1 in red lettering.

Vehicle types[edit]

Private vehicle front plate
Vehicle types[1]
Type Example Meaning
Private
CV 12345
CV means Civitatis Vaticanae ("City of Vatican")
Government
SCV 12345
SCV means Status Civitatis Vaticanae ("State of the City of Vatican")
Official
SCV 12345

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