do not cross or straddle 

Double white
lines


Do not cross
or drive on

do not cross or enter hatched area 

Double white
lines with
hatching

Do not cross
or enter
hatched area

do not         cross or straddle 

Double white
lines where the
line nearest to
you is solid

Do not cross
or drive on

may cross to overtake

Double white
lines where the
line nearest to
you is broken

May cross to
overtake

merging 

Merging
chevron
marking

diverging 

Diverging
chevron
marking

two-way traffic 

Hatched
traffic island
marking for
two-way
traffic

bus lane marking

Start of bus
lane marking
with time
period shown

Line marking edge of light rail only area 

Light rail
vehicle only
lane

Hard shoulder For emergency use only 

Hard shoulder
for
emergency
use only

  Do not cross or enter hatched area  

stop line at traffic signals 

'Stop' line at
traffic light
junction

stop lines at Stop sign stop lines at Stop sign

'Stop' lines and markings at
'Stop' priority junction

give way to traffic on major road  give way to traffic on major road

'Give way' lines and warning marking at 'Give way' priority
junction

 

no stopping at any time

No stopping at any time

no stopping at times shown on 'Time plate'

No stopping at times shown on 'Time plate'

No parking at any time 

No parking at any time
or at times shown on
'Time plate'

Pedestrian crossing at Green man crossing 

Pedestrian crossing

No stopping at yellow transverse stripe markings 

Yellow striped markings at
light signal crossing
(no stopping of vehicles over
the markings)

ahead only in this lane

Ahead only in this lane

 
turn left in this lane

Turn left in this lane

 
turn right in this lane

Turn right in this lane

 
ahead only or turn left in this lane

Ahead or turn left in this lane

 
ahead only or turn right in this lane

Ahead or turn right in this lane

 
turn left or right in this lane

Turn left or right in this lane

 
ahead, turn left or turn right in this lane

Ahead, turn left or turn right in this lane

 
marked with lines

Parking space
marked with
lines

marked with studs

Parking space
marked with
road studs

disabled person's parking permit only

Parking space
for disabled
person with
parking
permit only

 

zebra crossing markings showing pedestrian crossing 

Zebra crossing including its
'Give way' lines and zebra
controlled areas (marked with
zigzag lines) markings

Do not enter unless exit is clear 

Box junction marking - do not
enter unless exit is clear

Do not enter unless exit is clear

Tram and North-west Railway
crossing box marking - do not
enter unless exit is clear

No parking on hatched area 

No parking on yellow hatched
area

No parking on hatched area 

Bus stop area marked with lines

Minibus stand or taxi stand 

Public light
bus stand or
taxi stand

Bus stop 

Light rail stop

Rail stop 

Tram stop
(stop and
give way to
pedestrians
crossing to or
from tram)

Buses only 

Buses only

Trams only 

Trams only

Rail only 

Light rail
vehicles only

Taxi pick up 

Taxi pick up and drop off only

Autotoll lane 

'Autotoll lane' guide mark