Skip to Main Content
Bookmark and Share print small medium large 

HOME / DEPARTMENT PROGRAMS AND SERVICES / TOURISM OPERATORS /


Signage Applications

On-premise Signage:
  • governed by the Highway Signage Act
  • all signs within view of a roadway require a license
  • business signs are restricted to the property where the business is being conducted
  • Signs must be permanently located on the site, not mobile and not on the highway right of way
  • size, height and setback restrictions apply
  • application forms are available online [PDF]

Special Event Signage:

  • governed by the Highway Signage Act
  • temporary signage along public roads
  • duration for signs to be erected not more than three weeks
  • each event is permitted not more than six special event signs
  • application forms are available online [PDF]

Tourism Directional Signage:

  • governed by the Highway Signage Act
  • tourism directional signage should be within 15 kilometres from business location
  • annual rental charge for these signs
  • only available for tourism-related businesses
  • businesses are permitted a maximum of four tourism directional signs
  • application forms are available online [PDF]

Map Stop Signage:

  • governed by the Highway Signage Act
  • businesses posted on map stop must be within 15 kilometres of the signage unit
  • annual rental charge for map stop posting
  • only available for tourism-related businesses
  • application forms are available online [PDF]

 

back to top