Number of vehicles: cars 24,253 (1985), trucks and buses 60,528 (1985)
Road information: total: 157,000 km; paved: n.a. (including 30 km of expressways); unpaved: n.a. (1999 est.)
Images of Number Plates from Democratic Republic of Congo
Located in the southern part of central Africa, The Democratic Republic of the Congo (Zaire) is surrounded by Congo, Angola, Zambia, Tanzania, Burundi, Rwanda, Uganda, Sudan and the Central African Republic.
The format of car registrations in the Democratic Republic of Congo is LL NNNN LL, with 'L' standing for a letter and 'N' standing for a number. The first two letters are the area identifier. The current series of vehicle registrations came into effect in 1997. The number plates are yellow with black lettering. There is also another type of number plate which is blue with yellow lettering.