Traffic signs manual - GOV Jun 30, 2006Summary. The traffic signs manual gives guidance on the use of traffic signs and road markings prescribed by the Traffic Signs Regulations and covers England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. Revised editions of the manual will be published here as they are released. The chapters may be purchased in hard copy from The Stationery Office.Author: Department For Transport Traffic Signs Manual 2019 [UPDATED] - Download All Up-to Traffic Signs Manual [Updated 2019] Chapter 1: Traffic Signs Manual Chapter 1 - Introduction (2018) Chapter 2: Chapter 2 is currently a work in progress. It will contain advice on the design and use of directional signs, and also other informatory signs such as home zone signs.