This standard specifies the design and construction requirements for standard road signs provided for in Australian standard as 1743.1. The standard describes numbering systems; dimensions; legend; layout; borders, edge strips and corners; signboard construction; application of sign faces; advance direction signs; symbolic service signs; retroreflective colours; and fluorescent colours. Drawings of standard road signs are provided, including: regulatory signs; warning signs; guide signs; temporary signs; and hazard markers. The standard was approved on 17 October 1988 and supersedes Australian standard as 1743-1975.

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    Standards Association of Australia

    Standards House, 80 Arthur Street
    North Sydney 2060, New South Wales,   Australia 
  • Publication Date: 1989-1-23

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  • Accession Number: 00491489
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: ARRB
  • ISBN: 0-7262-5291-3
  • Report/Paper Numbers: AS 1743-1
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 31 1990 12:00AM