Guidance

The Highway Code: traffic signs

Explaining the different types of traffic sign used in Great Britain.

Documents

Signs giving orders

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Warning signs

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Direction signs

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Information signs

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Road works signs

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Detail

Pictures showing the different traffic signs in Great Britain.

This guidance is part of The Highway Code.

Know your traffic signs’ is a guide for all road users, new and experienced. It illustrates and explains all the important traffic signs, signals and road markings for drivers, cyclists and pedestrians.