BS 559:2009 - Specification for the design and construction of signs for publicity, decorative and general purposes – BSI British Standards

BS 559:2009

Specification for the design and construction of signs for publicity, decorative and general purposes

Status : Current, Under review   Published : August 2009

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BS 559:2009 Specification for the design and construction of signs for publicity, decorative and general purposes

BS 559 specifies requirements for the design and construction of signs for publicity, decorative or general purposes, at internal or external locations.

It is applicable to both illuminated and non‑illuminated signs, whether fixed or portable.

BS 599 provides guidance on:

  • Service life 
  • Sign materials
  • Sign design and construction
  • Illuminated signs
  • Marking and literature.

The 2009 edition is a full revision of the standard, and introduces changes to:

  • Rrequirements for the calculation of resistance to wind pressures
  • Requirements for foundations for fixed free standing signs 
  • Protection against corrosion and protection from damage by birds and rodents 
  • Requirements for LEDs 
  • Guidance on working with vinyl films.



Standard NumberBS 559:2009
TitleSpecification for the design and construction of signs for publicity, decorative and general purposes
StatusCurrent, Under review
Publication Date31 August 2009
Confirm Date01 July 2014
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)No other standards are normatively referenced
Informative References(Provided for Information)No other standards are informatively referenced
ReplacesBS 559:1998
Draft Superseded By09/30166898 DC
DescriptorsCorrosion protection, Thermal expansion, Metals, Temperature-rise limit, Wind loading, Wood, Signs, Fixed, Design, Life (durability), Joints, Plastics, Decorative lighting, Letters (symbols), Installation, Mechanical properties of materials, Fixing, Adhesives, Advertising signs, Marking, Sign lighting (buildings), Surface spread of flame, Light-emitting diodes, Waterproof materials, Electrical safety, Foundations, Portable, Dimensions, Panels
ICS01.080.99
03.080.20
CommitteeCPL/34/11
ISBN978 0 580 53021 0
PublisherBSI
FormatA4
DeliveryYes
Pages26
File Size135 KB
Price£182.00


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