21st July 2023
These draw the driver's attention to possible hazards on the road ahead. This could be where they need to slow down or to highlight something such as a low bridge or a level crossing.
These show you how to get to a place. We decide which place names are put on signs, apart from those on trunk roads and motorways which are dealt with by the Highways England.
To make a request use the:
These let drivers know what traffic restrictions there are and help to enforce these restrictions, such as speed-limit signs.
To find out more on the traffic regulation order page.
Report broken, faulty or illegal road signs
To tell us about a broken or faulty road sign: