Signs and Banners

Council is responsible for signs and banners throughout the Shire and can investigate unauthorised signage.

Some signage is exempt from Council control, such as real estate signs and community banners.

There are also a number of places in Hornsby Shire where short-term community banners can be displayed without consent.




Corner Yallambee Road & Pacific Highway

Pacific Highway & Windybanks Interchange

Pacific Highway (near Berowra Train Station)


Pacific Highway opposite Brooklyn Road intersection


Corner Shepherds & New Line Road


Corner Galston Road & Mid-Dural Road


Pacific Highway opposite Edgeworth David Avenue

Mount Colah

Belmont Parade opposite Ku-ring-Gai Chase Road

Corner Pacific Highway & Amaroo Road

Mount Ku-ring-Gai

Corner Beaumont Road & Pacific Highway

Pennant Hills

Yarrara Road opposite Steven's Street


Corner Pennant Hills Road & Duffy Avenue

Corner Dartford Road & Sefton Road


Banners located on school sites advertising ancillary school activities/events.


Banners located on church sites advertising ancillary church activities/events.

Parks, playing fields and recreational areas

Banners located on within parks, play fields and recreational areas advertising ancillary Council activities/events.

Approval may be required for some advertising signage. For more information refer to the NSW Government Planning Portal. If you need advice on the approval process, contact Council's Town Planning Team.

If you have concerns about unauthorised signage in Hornsby Shire you can ask Council to investigate.