Can I advertise outside my house?

Before advertising outdoors, permission must be granted by the owner of the ad site in question, and by the local planning authority responsible for that area. In some cases, what’s known as ‘deemed consent’ rules mean that certain ads do not require permission from the local authority.

Do you need planning permission for billboards?

You may need to apply for advertisement consent to display an advertisement bigger than 0.3 square metres (or any size if illuminated) on the front of, or outside, your property (be it a house or business premises).

Can I put a banner on railings?

Anyone who wants to display a banner attached to roadside railings will have to apply to council highways engineers for permission. How do I apply to put up a banner?

Can you advertise on traffic lights?

It is unacceptable for anyone to advertise at a road junction, on a crossing or on traffic lights. Advertisements posted here will be removed. 3. No advertisements are to be displayed without the permission of the owner of the site or any other person with an interest in the site entitled to grant permission.

Can you advertise on a fence?

If you place a banner or flag on a wall or in a location that you don’t own or rent, you need to have permission from the owner to do this. So, if you want to advertise on the fence of a field near where your business is located, you need permission from the field’s owner to do this.

Can I advertise on the street?

Street advertising can be accomplished virtually in any outdoor place, such as promotional paraphernalia at sporting events and musical concerts, billboards throughout cities, or simple signs outside on the street.

Is it illegal to advertise on trees?

Nailing or pasting unauthorised advertisements to trees is a crime under the Prevention of Disfigurement Act 1981.

Can I keep advertisement banner in my premises for display of public?

Prohibited outdoor advertising includes commercial hoardings, roof signage, dynamic electronic displays, animated signs, audio, balloon or air inflated signs and wall façades in public places.

What are the requirements for advertising?

Advertising Requirements

  • Key Individuals’ approval.
  • Proposed requirements for general advertising.
  • Automatic contracts and means of communication.
  • Comparisons and endorsements.
  • True cost.
  • Projections.
  • Underlying collective investment schemes.

How do you read road signs in Ireland?

Road Signs. For instance in Ireland the “Give Way” sign (a red downward pointing triangle on a white background), will read as “Yield” and in some gaeltacht (irish speaking) areas where many road signs are printed as gaeilge (in Irish) it appears as “Géill Slí”.

What are road signs used for?

Road signs also include helpful tourist friendly signs highlighting places of interest as well as the directional road signs found at junctions that will direct you to the nearest town or region.

Are there any guidance documents or advice notes available for traffic signs?

A number of Guidance Documents have also been produced in support of Chapter 8 of the Traffic Signs Manual, relating to Temporary Traffic Measures and Signs for Roadworks. These are also available at In addition Advice Notes to supplement Traffic Signs Manual are available for the following and available at :

What are the conditions of planning permission?

Normally, planning permission is subject to conditions, some of which may require changes to your proposals. Planning permission normally lasts for five years. You may be required to make a financial contribution towards the construction of any road, water supply or sewerage scheme that may be necessary.