Previous Traffic Signs Manual Chapters

The following table contains links to previous chapters of the Traffic Signs Manual.

The 1996 Traffic Signs Manual, as published then by the Department of Environment, was superseded by the 2010 Traffic Signs Manual as published by the then Department of Transport.

Chapter Published Title Link
1996 Traffic Signs Manual – Superseded Chapters
Chapter 1 1996 General Information TSM 1996 – Chapter 1
Chapter 2 1996 Directional Information Signs TSM 1996 – Chapter 2
Chapter 3 1996 Motorway Signs TSM 1996 – Chapter 3
Chapter 4 1996 Other Information Signs TSM 1996 – Chapter 4
Chapter 5 1996 Regulatory Signs TSM 1996 – Chapter 5
Chapter 6 1996 Warning Signs TSM 1996 – Chapter 6
Chapter 7 1996 Road Markings TSM 1996 – Chapter 7
Chapter 8 1996 Signs for Roadworks  TSM 1996 – Chapter 8
Chapter 9 1996 Traffic Signals TSM 1996 – Chapter 9
Chapter 10 1996 Sign Location
TSM 1996 – Chapter 10
2010 Traffic Signs Manual – Superseded Chapters
Chapter 1 November 2010 Introduction and Sign Location TSM 2010 – Chapter 1
Chapter 4 November 2010 Other Information Signs TSM 2010 – Chapter 4
Chapter 5 November 2010 Regulatory Signs TSM 2010 – Chapter 5
2010 Traffic Signs Manual – Removed Chapter
Chapter 10  November 2010 Typical Applications for Traffic Signs and Road Markings  TSM Chapter 10

Current Traffic Signs Manual

The following table contains links to the current version of each Chapter of the Traffic Signs Manual:

Chapter Published Title Link
Chapter 0 November 2015 Contents TSM Chapter 0
Chapter 1 November 2015 Introduction and Sign Location TSM Chapter 1
Chapter 2 November 2010 Directional Information Signs TSM Chapter 2
Chapter 3 November 2010 Variable Message Signs TSM Chapter 3
Chapter 4 November 2015 Other Information Signs TSM Chapter 4
Chapter 5 November 2015 Regulatory Signs TSM Chapter 5
Chapter 6 November 2010 Warning Signs TSM Chapter 6
Chapter 7 November 2010 Road Markings TSM Chapter 7
Chapter 8 November 2010 Temporary Traffic Measures and Signs for Roadworks TSM Chapter 8

TSM Chapter 8 – Drawings

TSM Chapter 8 – Addendum

Chapter 9 November 2010 Traffic Signals TSM Chapter 9

List of changes to Chapters 1,4 and 5 (November 2015)