You can contact the Traffic Management Team to request a new direction sign or warning sign on a public road or path, or you can report an issue with an existing road sign or street name sign.

Your request for a new road sign must meet the following conditions:

  • there is a substantial problem which requires improvement
  • there is a current road safety problem
  • it is physically possible to place the sign in the correct location
  • the sign is allowed under highway regulations issued by the Department for Transport

We consider requests for new signs every 3 months.

We will contact you to advise you of the outcome of your request, as follows:

  • within 10 working days to acknowledge receipt of your application
  • if you have not heard from us within 10 working days, contact us to check the status of your application

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