Tourist Signposting - Application

It is essential that directional signing is effective. It must be safely designed, sensibly located and well maintained. The standard of tourist signing must also be consistent across the country.

Before submitting an application please read 

Trunk Road and Motorway Tourist Signposting Policy and Guidance (

Trunk Road and Motorway Tourist Signposting Guidance (

We will consider all applications for Tourist Signing within 21 days of receipt of a completed application form.


  • Application Form
    Application for Signing a Tourist Destination from non-trunk roads and/or all-purpose and/or motorway trunk road network in Scotland.
  • The purpose of this form is to provide the information necessary for East Ayrshire Council, South Ayrshire Council and where necessary for the Trunk Road Authority (TRA) to consider whether proposals for white on brown signs on the non-trunk roads and/or motorway and/or all-purpose trunk road network meet the Ayrshire Roads Alliance Tourist Signposting Policy and TRA requirements for signing generally and would be appropriate at the proposed location(s).
  • This application form has to be completed by the applicant (or applicant’s agent)

Contact Information

Phone: 01563 503 160


Address:  Ayrshire Roads Alliance, Opera House, 8 John Finnie Street, Kilmarnock, KA1 1DD