New signs are installed by the council on behalf of the Highway Authority to regulate, advise and give directional information to the road user.
- regulatory signs - signs with red circles
- warning signs - mostly triangular
- direction signs - mostly rectangular destinations and map type
- information signs - mostly rectangular.
All signs on the highway must be authorised by the council.
If you see a problem with a traffic sign or marking, please report it on the Hampshire County Council website.