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The 'Stop' sign and road markings - you must stop at the line even if there is no traffic on the major road. Wait for a safe gap in the traffic before you move off. Give way to pedestrians crossing or waiting to cross the minor road. The 'Give way' sign and road markings - you must give way at the line to traffic on the major road. Stop if necessary. Give way to pedestrians crossing or waiting to cross the minor road. The upright sign and the triangle on the road are not used at junctions with relatively little traffic.

Road Sign Warning sign showing the distance to the 'Stop' line. This sign is used when the view of the junction is restricted.

Road Sign Warning sign showing the distance to the 'Give way' line. This sign is used when the view of the junction is restricted.