2.3 Guide Signs - Category 2

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Revision:  1D
 
Date amended:  09-Dec-2014

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The information below is intended to reflect the preferred practice of Main Roads Western Australia ("Main Roads"). Main Roads reserves the right to update this information at any time without notice. If you have any questions or comments please contact Ron Koorengevel by e-mail or on (08) 9323 4704.
 
This category contains MRWA signs that are currently in use and will only be supported in the future until such time as all existing signs have been removed or replaced under normal maintenance arrangements. Installation of new Category 2 signs and replacement of existing Category 2 signs is not permitted. Details of signs that are to be used in lieu of these signs are given in the relevant section.
 
To the extent permitted by law, Main Roads, its employees, agents, authors and contributors are not liable for any loss resulting from any action taken or reliance made by you on the information herein displayed.

 

Revision Register

Ed/Version Number Clause Number Description of Revision Date
1All Guideline Format changed.26-Aug-2013
1AHeader2nd Paragraph added.21-Oct-2013
​1B​2.3.2​Sign MR-GT-5 moved from Category 1.​07-Oct-2014
​1C​2.3.6​Signs MR-GZ-21, MR-GZ27 to MR-GZ-39 moved from Category 1.​18-Nov-2014
1D2.3.5Sign MR-GS-10 moved from Category 1.09-Dec-2014

 


Table of Content


2.3 Guide Signs - Category 2

 

2.3.1 Freeway Series: MR-GE
Sign
Name
Sign No.
Replace with
 
EXIT
MR-GE-1
Use GE2-3 -
refer AS1742.8
mr-ge-2.GIF 
END
FREEWAY
MR-GE-2
Use R6-21B / GE6-11
(End Freeway)
refer to AS1742.1 Suppl.1 or
AS1742.8.
For supplementary plate use
MR-GE-23.
Image: mr-ge-3.RCN-D08^23146862.GIF 
END OF
FREEWAY
500 m
MR-GE-3
Use GE6-9 and/or GE6-10 -
refer to AS1742.8
mr-ge-4.GIF 
LEFT LANE
EXIT ONLY
MR-GE-4
Use R2-19
(Left Lane Must Exit) -
refer to AS1742.8.
 
INTERSECTION DIRECTION
(L or R)
MR-GE-9
Delete.
This is a specific
intersection direction sign.
 
INTERSECTION DIRECTION
(L or R)
MR-GE-11
Delete.
This is a specific
intersection direction sign.
 
INTERSECTION DIRECTION
(L or R)
MR-GE-12
Delete.
This is a specific
intersection direction sign.
 
INTERSECTION DIRECTION
(L or R)
MR-GE-13
Delete.
This is a specific
intersection direction sign.
 
ADVANCE DIRECTION
(L or R)
MR-GE-15
Delete.
This is a specific
advance direction sign.
 
ADVANCE DIRECTION
(L or R)
MR-GE-16
Delete.
This is a specific
advance direction sign.
 
ADVANCE DIRECTION
(L or R)
MR-GE-17
Delete.
This is a specific
advance direction sign.
 
ADVANCE DIRECTION
(L or R)
MR-GE-18
Delete.
This is a specific
advance direction sign.
 
ADVANCE DIRECTION
(L or R)
MR-GE-19
Delete.
This is a specific
advance direction sign.
 
ADVANCE DIRECTION
(L or R)
MR-GE-20
Delete.
This is a specific
advance direction sign.
 
ADVANCE DIRECTION
(L or R)
MR-GE-21
Delete.
This is a specific
advance direction sign.
mr-ge-26.GIF 
WRONG WAY
MR-GE-26
Use GE-9-15AA
 

2.3.2 Traffic Instruction Series: MR-GT
Sign
Name
Sign No.
Replace with
MR-GT-1B.GIF 
REDUCE SPEED
MR-GT-1B
Use G9-9B -
refer AS1742.2
MR-GT-3.GIF 
LANES END
MERGE LEFT
MR-GT-3
Delete.
No longer required.
Not desirable for
more than one lane to merge.
Image: MR-GT-5(L).GIF
DETOUR FOR
LONG VEHICLES
(L or R)
MR-GT-5
(L or R)
Use G9-5-1 (L or R)
refer AS 1742.2
MR-GT-11.GIF 
DETOUR FOR
HIGH VEHICLES (Special - use in conjunction with
MR-TP-13 &
MR-TP-14)
MR-GT-11
(L or R)
Use G9-5 (Detour Sign) -
refer AS1742.2
MR-GT-16.GIF 
DRIVE SAFE
STAY LEFT
MR-GT-16
Remove.
On roads >80km/h
 this is now a
legal requirement.
MR-GT-17.GIF 
CHECK TURNING VEHICLES ARE GIVING WAY
MR-GT-17
Use W5-25 (Turning Traffic) -
refer to AS1742.2.
 
REDUCE SPEED NOW
MR-GT-19
Use GE9-3 -
refer to AS1742.8.
 

2.3.3 Cycling Series: MR-GC
Sign
Name
Sign No.
Replace with
 
BICYCLE PARKING
MR-GC-3
Delete.
This sign does not
indicate that
parking is for bicycles only.
 
NO
THROUGH
ROAD
(BICYCLES
EXCEPTED)
MR-GC-4
Use G9-18
(No through road) -
refer to AS1742.2 with
R9-3
(Bicycles Excepted) -
refer to AS1742.9.
 
BICYCLES
EXCEPTED TAG
(For No Through Road Sign)
MR-GC-5
Remove.
Use R9-3 -
refer to AS1742.2.
 
NO ENTRY
MR-GC-6
Use R6-10-3
("No Bicycles") -
refer to AS1742.9.
 
RAMP CROSSING
300m
MR-GC-7
Use W6-7 (Bicycles) and
W8-28 ("Crossing Ramp") as well as
G9-63 ("Cross Here With Care") -
refer to AS1742.9 - Fig. 4.1
 
USE RAMP
CROSSING
MR-GC-8
 
BIKE LANE
MR-GC-9
(L OR R)
Use R7-1-4 (Bicycle Lane) -
refer to AS1742.9.
 
BICYCLES
GIVE WAY
MR-GC-15
Use R1-2 (Give Way) -
Special height 375mm -
refer to AS1742.9
 

2.3.4 Street & Bridge Name Tag Series: MR-GS
Sign ​Name ​Sign No. ​Replace with
Image: MR-GS-10.GIF
NO THROUGH ROAD
MR-GS-10
Use G5-10
 
 
 
2.3.5 Route Marker Series: MR-GRM
Sign​Name​Sign No.​Replace with
MR-GRM-1.GIF
ALTERNATIVE ROUTE
MR-GRM-1
Use G8-1-1
(National Route Marker) with
G8-2-7 (ALT) supplementary plate - refer to AS1742.2.
 
 
 
2.3.6 Funding Series: MR-GZ 
Sign
Name
Sign No.
Replace with
MR-GZ-1A.GIF 
THE
NATIONAL
HIGHWAY
MR-GZ-1A
MR-GZ-1B
Use Auslink
Funding Signs
MR-GZ-18 to
MR-GZ-22
MR-GZ-2A.GIF 
MANAGEMENT
TAG
MR-GZ-2A
MR-GZ-2B
MR-GZ-3A.GIF 
DESIGN &
SUPERVISION
TAG
MR-GZ-3A
MR-GZ-3B
MR-GZ-4A.GIF 
DESIGN &
CONSTRUCTION
TAG
MR-GZ-4A
MR-GZ-4B
 
FEDERALLY FUNDED
ROAD PROJECT
MR-GZ-5A
MR-GZ-5B
MR-GZ-6A.GIF 
MANAGEMENT
TAG
MR-GZ-6A
MR-GZ-6B
MR-GZ-7A.GIF 
DESIGN &
SUPERVISION
TAG
MR-GZ-7A
MR-GZ-7B
MR-GZ-8A.GIF 
DESIGN &
CONSTRUCTION
TAG
MR-GZ-8A
MR-GZ-8B
 
FEDERALLY FUNDED
ROAD SAFETY
PROJECT
MR-GZ-9A
MR-GZ-10.GIF 
STATE FUNDED
ROAD PROJECT
MR-GZ-10
Remove.
No longer used
MR-GZ-11.GIF 
 
ADDITIONAL
FUNDING
ROAD PROJECT
MR-GZ-11
Remove.
No longer used.
 
FIX THE ROADS
MR-GZ-12
Remove.
No longer used.
 
FEDERAL SUPPORT
ROAD SAFETY
MR-GZ-13
Remove.
No longer used.
 
WA -
A BETTER PLACE
TO LIVE
MR-GZ-15
Use MR-GZ-23
MR-GZ-16.GIF​WESTERN AUSTRALIA SAFER ROADS PROJECT​MR-GZ-16

​Use MR-GZ-36, or
MR-GZ-37
as appropriate

MR-GZ-17-1.GIF 
FEDERAL
BLACK SPOT
PROJECT
MR-GZ-17
Use MR-GZ-30
mr-gz-18.GIF 
AUSLINK PROJECTS -
100%
FEDERALLY FUNDED.
PROJECT VALUE
LESS THAN
$5M
MR-GZ-18
Use MR-GZ-31, 32 or 34
as appropriate
mr-gz-19.GIF 
AUSLINK PROJECTS -
100%
FEDERALLY FUNDED.
PROJECT VALUE
LESS THAN
$2M
MR-GZ-19
Use MR-GZ-31, 32 or 34
as appropriate
mr-gz-20a.GIF 
AUSLINK PROJECTS -
100%
FEDERALLY FUNDED.
PROJECT VALUE
GREATER THAN
$5M - TYPE 1
MR-GZ-20A
MR-GZ-20B
Use MR-GZ-27
mr-gz-21a.GIF
NATIONAL
BUILDING PROGRAM
100% FEDERALLY FUNDED
NATIONAL ROAD
PROJECTS
MR-GZ-21A
MR-GZ-21B
​Use MR-GZ-40 / MR-GZ-41
as appropriate
mr-gz-22a.GIF 
AUSLINK PROJECTS -
100%
FEDERALLY FUNDED.
PROJECT VALUE
GREATER THAN
$5M - TYPE 2
MR-GZ-22A
MR-GZ-22B
Use MR-GZ-27
MR-GZ-23.GIF​KEEPING THE STATE MOVING CAPITAL WORKS​MR-GZ-23

​Use MR-GZ-38 / MR-GZ-39
as appropriate

MR-GZ-24.GIF 
AUSLINK PROJECTS -JOINTLY FUNDED BY COMMONWEALTH AND STATE GOVERNMENTS
MR-GZ-24
Use MR-GZ-28
MR-GZ-25.GIF 
AUSLINK PROJECTS -JOINTLY FUNDED BY
COMMONWEALTH,
STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT
MR-GZ-25
Use MR-GZ-28
MR-GZ-26A & B.GIF​ROAD TRAUMA TRUST FUNDED PROJECTS ​MR-GZ-26A, 26B
No longer used.
MR-GZ-27A.GIF
NATIONAL
BUILDING PROGRAM
MAJOR ROAD PROJECT -
FULLY FEDERALLY
FUNDED
MR-GZ-27A
MR-GZ-27B
​​Use MR-GZ-40 / MR-GZ-41
as appropriate
MR-GZ-28A.GIF
NATIONAL
BUILDING PROGRAM
MAJOR ROAD PROJECT -
JOINTLY
FUNDED
MR-GZ-28A
MR-GZ-28B
​​Use MR-GZ-40 / MR-GZ-41
as appropriate
MR-GZ-29A.GIF
NATIONAL
BUILDING PROGRAM
ROADS TO
RECOVERY
PROJECT
​MR-GZ-29A
MR-GZ-29B
​​Use MR-GZ-40 / MR-GZ-41
as appropriate
MR-GZ-30A.GIF
NATIONAL
BUILDING PROGRAM
BLACK SPOT PROGRAM
PROJECT
​MR-GZ-30A
MR-GZ-30B
​​Use MR-GZ-40 / MR-GZ-41
as appropriate
MR-GZ-31.GIF
NATIONAL
BUILDING PROGRAM
BOOM GATES FOR RAIL CROSSINGS PROGRAM
PROJECT -
FULLY FEDERALLY FUNDED
MR-GZ-31
​​Use MR-GZ-40 / MR-GZ-41
as appropriate
MR-GZ-32.GIF
NATIONAL
BUILDING PROGRAM
HEAVY VEHICLE SAFETY & PRODUCTIVITY PROGRAM -
FULLY FEDERALLY FUNDED
​MR-GZ-32​​Use MR-GZ-40 / MR-GZ-41
as appropriate
MR-GZ-33.GIF
NATIONAL
BUILDING PROGRAM
HEAVY VEHICLE SAFETY & PRODUCTIVITY PROGRAM -
JOINTLY FUNDED
BY FEDERAL
& STATE GOVERNMENTS
MR-GZ-33
​​Use MR-GZ-40 / MR-GZ-41
as appropriate
MR-GZ-34A.GIF
NATIONAL
BUILDING PROGRAM
OFF-NETWORK PROJECT -
FULLY FEDERALLY FUNDED
MR-GZ-34A
MR-GZ-34B
​​Use MR-GZ-40 / MR-GZ-41
as appropriate
Image: MR-GZ-35A.RCN-D13^23126501.GIF
NATIONAL
BUILDING
PROGRAM
OFF-NETWORK PROJECT -
JOINTLY FUNDED
​MR-GZ-35A
MR-GZ-35B
​​Use MR-GZ-40 / MR-GZ-41
as appropriate
MR-GZ-36.GIF
SAFER
COUNTRY
ROADS
(WITH ROYALTIES
FOR REGIONS)
​MR-GZ-36​​Use MR-GZ-40 / MR-GZ-41
as appropriate
MR-GZ-37.GIF
SAFER
COUNTRY
ROADS -
(WITHOUT ROYALTIES FOR REGIONS)
​MR-GZ-37​​Use MR-GZ-40 / MR-GZ-41
as appropriate
Image: MR-GZ-38.RCN-D13^23126402.GIF​DELIVERED BY
YOUR STATE GOVERNMENT
​MR-GZ-38​Use MR-GZ-40 / MR-GZ-41
as appropriate
 Image: MR-GZ-39.RCN-D13^23126403.GIF
​DELIVERED BY
YOUR STATE GOVERNMENT
 MR-GZ-39
 ​Use MR-GZ-40 / MR-GZ-41
as appropriate

 

2.3.7 General Series: MR-GM
Sign
Name
Sign No.
Replace with
mr-gm-6.GIF 
WATCH FOR HEAVY VEHICLES
MR-GM-6
Use W5-22
(Trucks crossing or entering).
mr-gm-7.GIF 
ROAD TRAINS
54m LONG
MR-GM-7
Convert to a warning sign.
Use modified version of
MR-WM-2.1
mr-gm-9.GIF 
BUS LANE
CAMERA
MR-GM-9
Delete.
No longer in use.
mr-gm-13.GIF 
REVEGETATION SCHEME
MR-GM-13
Use MR-GM-12.
mr-gm-16.GIF 
PEDESTRIANS ONLY
MR-GM-16
Use R6-10-3
 (Bicycles prohibited)
on a footpath -
refer to AS1742.9.
mr-gm-17.GIF  
PEDESTRIAN DETOUR
MR-GM-17
Use T8-2
(Pedestrian Arrows) -
AS1742.3.
mr-gm-18.GIF 
SURPLUS RESERVE
MR-GM-18
Remove.
No longer used.
mr-gm-19.GIF 
DIVISIONAL RESERVE
MR-GM-19
Remove.
No longer used.
mr-gm-21.GIF 
BRIDGE CLOSED TO PEDESTRIANS
MR-GM-21
Use T2-4 (Road Closed) -
refer to AS1742.3.
mr-gm-26a.GIF 
AGRICULTURE
HELPING WA
GROW
MR-GM-26A
MR-GM-26B
Remove.
Advertising sign.