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Minor Works Items

Projecting Signboard

Projecting Signboard

Contractors can only undertake the corresponding classes or items of minor works for which they have been registered.

  • signboard that is fixed to the external wall of a building; and
  • signboard that projects more than 600 mm from the wall

General positional requirements of signboards

Signboards attached to building with balcony and/or canopy

1Minimum 3.5m

2Minimum 1m

3Minimum 5.8m

4Maximum 4.2m

5Minimum 2.4m, Lateral distance (1.2m from common boundary)

6No sign to rest on cantilevered slab canopy

7Minimum 3m

8Minimum 7m

Positional requirements of projecting signboards

1Minimum 3m from signboard on the opposite side of the street

2Minimum 1.5m

3Maximum 4.2m from external wall

4Minimum 5.8m over carriageway or 7m over tramway

5Minimum 3.5m over pedestrian walkway

6Minimum 1m from kerb

Note 1: Please refer to PNAP APP-126   for interpretation of external wall for the purpose of signboards


Minor work items

Erection/ Alteration/ Removal
Class I

1.20

Minor Works Items 1.20

Erection/ Alteration

  1. Display area
    10m2 – 20m2
  2. Projection from external wall
    ≤ 4.2m
  3. Signboard thickness
    ≤ 600mm
Class II

2.18

Minor Works Items 2.18

Erection/ Alteration

  1. Display area
    ≤ 10m2
  2. Projection from external wall
    ≤ 4.2m
  3. Signboard thickness
    ≤ 600mm
Class III

3.16

Minor Works Items 3.16

Erection/ Alteration/ Removal

  1. Display area
    ≤ 1m2
  2. Projects from external wall
    ≤ 1m
  3. Signboard thickness
    ≤ 300mm
  4. Distance from ground
    ≤ 6m
Removal
Class I

1.24

Minor Works Items 1.24d

Removal

  1. Removal of any signboard
Class II

2.24

Minor Works Items 2.24

Removal

  1. Display area
    ≤ 20m2
Class III

3.18

Minor Works Items 3.18

Removal

  1. Display area
    ≤ 2m2
  2. Projects from external wall
    ≤ 2m
  3. Distance from ground
    ≤ 6m
Replacement of Display Surface
Class II

2.23

Minor Works Items 2.23d

Replacement

  1. Replacement of display surface of any signboard
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