Banners and flag advertising legislation

government legislation website

What you may need to know about legislation for exterior advertising and displays

This link is a useful guide to the use of advertising banners & signs for your business, product or promotion via banners and flags etc. You may believe that you can simply hang a banner on your property or property you lease or rent. In most cases this is probably fine to do so. But please take a look at this weblink just to be sure: -

Guidance on Advertising - Department of Communities and Local Governments

We are very interested in issues that you may have had regarding outdoor advertising and permission from local authorities etc. We hope to add further links to local and national government information shortly.

Another useful illustrated guide: -

Communities and Local Government - Outdoor advertisements and signs (A guide to advertisers).

This is a quick lookup guide that tells you what may or may not require planning authority permission.