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Temporary Road Signs

Tailor your temporary road signs to meet your project needs and budget.

Order Temporary Road Signs that are Made to Your Specification

Just like the roads you operate on, the highways industry is fast-paced and time sensitive. Not to mention cost conscious, since your projects often run on tight budgets and to set deadlines. As a result your sign supply needs to be affordable, yet come with realistic lead-times.

For this reason, our temporary signs are created with both durability and economy in mind. To achieve this, we utilise Oralite Films for their reliability and UK standards compliance. And we run a quality accredited production facility, optimised for a printed reflective workflow. So we can produce streetwork signs quickly, but with your chosen balance of performance and price. Not to mention providing multiple options for mount & display.

Affordable Road Signs

Tailor your temporary sign faces to meet your projects needs & budget. Whether it’s signs for street works, traffic cones or quick-fit units for high-speed carriageways, we make them all. Which includes courtesy signs with bespoke diagrams & text. And we deliver a quick turnaround for all Chapter 8 sign orders.

  • Choose between Class1, RA1 or RA2 sign faces.
  • Which covers urban streets to high speed roads.
  • Mount your faces on a choice of sign substrates.
  • Configure your fixings for posts, frames or traffic cones.
  • And pick between lugs, straps, rivets, clips & toggles.
  • Identify your signs using tags, labels or rear engraving.

Your Choice of Substrate

Whether you want a hard wearing sign substrate or a low cost plastic panel, we can provide it. In fact we carry all sign substrates, from fluted Corex to Zintec steel and Aluminium composite. Including our own ENVIROPLATE, which is durable & 100% recyclable.

  • Corex – fluted or corrugated plastic sheet.
  • Foamex – paper lined foam boarding.
  • Black Plastic – rigid PVC plastic boards.
  • ENVIROPLATE – 4/5mm polypropylene copolymer sheet.
  • GRP Poly – glass reinforced plastic panels.
  • Zintec – electro-zinc coated steel sheet.
  • Aluminium Composite – plastic core sandwiched by aluminium panels.
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ENVIROPLATE - strong, flexible & 100% Recyclable.

Road Sign Fixings

Of course we also have everything you need to secure your signs. Starting with riveted fabric straps for mounting signs on traffic cones. Or we can pre-fit lugs, for the keyholes on our Quick-Lock Post System.

For standard angle iron frames we use stainless steel R-Clips & Rivets. And we fit reinforced eyelets on holes drilled for Quick-Fit frames. Unless you’ve chosen our ENVIROPLATE, since it doesn’t need eyelets fitting.

Sign Handling & Storage

Tennants road traffic signs are all made in our quality controlled sign-shop. Whether you have ordered sign-faces or a complete display, you will want to ensures it remains in top condition. Below you will find a couple of guides on handling & storage procedures we recommend for our customers.

Orders, Packaging & MarkingsSign Handling & Storage

Oralite Films Temporary Road Signs

We use 3, 4 & 5 year warranted materials from Orafol for our temporary signs. Which includes Construction & Glass Bead RA1 films all the way up to High-Intensity Micro-Prismatic RA2 products. For details of each film we use, see our Oralite Catalogue or click the buttons below for a Product-Page or Spec-Sheet.

Oralite 5200 Economy Grade
Oralite 5230 Economy Grade
Oralite 5400 Commercial Grade
Oralite 5430 Construction Grade
Oralite 5860 High-Intensity Construction Grade
Oralite 5930 Prismatic Construction Grade
Oralite 5960 Hi-Intensity Prismatic Construction Grade
Oralite 5051 Transparent Film
Oralite 5061 Transparent Film
Oralite 5095 Anti-Graffiti Film
Oraguard 290F Transparent Film
Oraguard 293F Transparent Film

Temporary Road Signs Fit for Every Streetworks Project

We provide affordable road signs that you can configure to meet any standard. All thanks to Oralite, which we use for its compliance and durability. So we can tailor our signs to be the perfect solution for your highways project.




For pricing or information on our products or services, just drop us a line. Either call us on 0115 9738088 or email Otherwise fill in the quick contact form above with your enquiry details.

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