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De-restriction signs are regulatory signs which are used to indicate that a restriction, a command, a regulation or a set of rules no longer applies.  De-restriction signs are identified by a large red cross (X) across a regulatory sign, meaning that the regulation sign is not applicable anymore.

EXAMPLE: temporary de-restriction signs

Shape:  Various.  It takes on the shape of the original sign used.

Colours:  Red cross (X) over the original sign used.

All de-restriction signs have a temporary version with a yellow background.  Temporary signs would be displayed along with a temporary primary regulatory sign where circumstances on the road have changed temporarily and have equal importance to that of the standard versions.


De-Restriction (R)600

See examples BELOW!!!


Across a regulatory sign, on any public road.


To cancel the restriction of the regulatory sign i.e. to indicate that such regulatory sign no longer applies.


From this point on, you do not have to comply with the the regulatory sign.


End of toll road


You no longer need to drive with your headlights switched on


Vehicle mass restriction no longer applies


End of lane use reservation and all vehicles may now use this lane


End of dual carriageway freeway and freeway rules no longer apply


End of single carriageway freeway and freeway rules no longer apply


End of residential area (woonerf) and rules for a residential area no longer apply

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