Sign Compliance Rules

We are experts in designing and making your signs, but any compliance with regards to signage must be confirmed by your local council or a sign compliance expert.

Please contact your building inspector or local council on what your signage requirements will be for your premises, workplace or worksite.

Some resources that may help you from the the MBIE Website:

  1. F8 Signs
  2. Exit Signs and Compliance Schedules 
  3. Acceptable Solutions and Verification Methods (pdf)
  4. Worksafe NZ – Hazardous Substances Signs & Guides
  5. Signboards in Public Places (Christchurch City Council)
  6. Signage ByLaw 2015 (Auckland City Council)
  7. Where you can put up a business sign (Auckland City Council)
  8. Signage & Advertising (Kaipara District Council)
  9. Rules about Signs and Posters (Wellington District Council)
  10. Advertising Signs (Selwyn District Council)
  11. Signage (Tauranga District Council)
  12. Signs (Queenstown Lakes District Council)
  13. Signage Policy 2018 (Whanganui District Council)
  14. Advertising Signs Law (Far North District Council)
  15. Signs (New Plymouth District Council)