Directional signs are signs which direct road users to places which are not directly on the main road network, to aid navigation. They have a white background and are provided for highway safety and effective traffic management.
How to apply
Download a copy of our application form and return it to the address provided on the form.
- Private road directional signs (pdf 123 kb)
Contact our Customer Service Centre and request an application form to be posted to you for completion and return.
|Preliminary enquiry||No charge|
|Formal application (including vetting and definitive response)||£125 (non-returnable)|
|Provision of signs (including manufacture, supply and erection)||Actual cost (varies according to number and size of signs, number of posts required)|
|Administration (including signing scheme design and documentation)||20% of the work cost; subject to £100 minimum charge|
|Supervision (including ordering work and inspection)||10% of the work cost; subject to £50 minimum charge|
|Maintenance (including cleaning and removal if no longer required)||10% of the work cost; subject to £50 minimum charge|
|Replacement||Actual cost plus supervision fees|