343 Traffic signs (except parking control signs) applying to
(1) A traffic sign (except a parking control sign) that applies to an
area and to drivers applies to a driver driving on any road in the
1. Area, parking control
sign and traffic sign
are defined in the Dictionary.
2. Rule 342 deals with traffic signs (except parking control signs)
applying to a length of road, and rule 346 deals with the application of
parking control signs to lengths of road and areas.
3. Road includes a road
related area—see rule 11 (2).
(2) A traffic sign that applies to an area and to pedestrians applies
to a pedestrian on any road in the area.
(3) The traffic sign applies to the driver or pedestrian even though
the driver or pedestrian does not pass the sign.
Example. The shared zone signs on the roads into a shared zone apply to a
driver who starts a journey inside the shared zone.