Department of State GrowthTransport

Traffic, Signals and Signs

Automated Pedestrian Crossings

Many pedestrian crossings in the Hobart CBD and Launceston CBD are automatic between the hours of 7:00 am and 7:00 pm.

Pedestrian Countdown Timers

The installation of the trial crossing lights will replace the flashing red person that means ‘don’t start to cross’, and will help pedestrians make more informed crossing decisions.

Traffic Surveys

Frequently asked questions about traffic surveys.

Traffic Signals

Frequently asked questions about traffic signals.

Roadside Tourism Signs

Tourism signs are designed to direct visitors to features and facilities of interest. If you own or operate a commercial tourism business or natural, cultural or heritage features/attractions you may apply for approval to erect tourism signs on State roads.

Tasmanian Roadside Signs Manual

This Manual is designed to be an information resource for administrators in State and Local Government, whose role is to approve or administer signage issues.

Electronic Billboards

Electronic billboards may not be placed in the State Road Reservation without written approval from the Department of State Growth.

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