Traffic Signs , Guidelines

Mandatory Signs
Cautionary Signs
Informatory Signs

Guidelines for Drivers

  • When driving always carry your driving license and important documents such as your vehicle registration certificate, insurance certificate, road tax & P.U.C certificate

  • Don’t Drink and Drive
  • Obey all traffic signals, boards and signs
  • Use the indicator or hand signals when changing lanes
  • Adhere to permitted speed limits
  • Don’t use your cell phone while driving. If urgent, move to the left, halt and then make the call
  • Irrespective of right of way, stay alert and be considerate to pedestrians especially senior citizens, handicapped and children
  • Avoid parking on the road. Use pay-and-park islands
  • Do not overload your vehicles – be it luggage or passengers
  • Wear seat belts
  • Always drive in correct gear
  • Avoid sudden braking and harsh acceleration
  • Never use the clutch as a footrest while driving

Guidelines For Obtaining Drivers License

Guidelines for Motorcyclists

  • Always wear helmets
  • When driving always carry your driving license and important documents such as your vehicle registration certificate, insurance certificate, road tax & P.U.C certificate
  • Never Drink and Drive
  • Adhere to traffic signals, boards and signs
  • Avoid using the cell phone when driving. If urgent move to left, stop and then take the call
  • Do not ride at high speeds. You may lose control and your life in the bargain
  • Always use a helmet
  • Do not ride or wheel your vehicle on to the footpath
  • Use your lights when riding at night
  • Understand the signals given by other road users and use the same when riding
  • Never stop abruptly in traffic. Move to the left and slow down
  • When passing a stationery vehicle allow sufficient clearance for the car doors which may open suddenly
  • Do not try and weave your way through stationery or slow moving traffic. It may cause accidents
  • Slow down at zebra crossing and if needs be stop
  • Always ride with both hands on the handlebar except when signaling
  • Don’t sit children on fuel tanks or stand them in front of the rider
  • Avoid using brakes at turns. If needed, ensure both brakes are applied gentlyGuidelines for Pedestrians
    • Never walk on the main carriageway, it could be fatal
    • Use footpaths subways & pedestrian crossings for your safety
    • In case of no footpaths, walk against the direction of traffic which allows better visibility
    • In case of no pedestrian crossings, watch for traffic on both sides and cross when it’s safe
    • Don’t indulge in jay walking, reading newspapers or hoardings when on the roads

      – Halt your vehicle
      – Remove the injured to the nearest private / Govt. Hospital
      – At the Government Hospital, give your name, address and relevant
        information of the accident to the duty constable stationed at the casualty
      – Wait in the hospital for arrival of the duty officer from the Police
      – If you cannot give first aid or medical treatment to the injured at the
        place of the accident because you are surrounded by a mob, then you must
        report this incident immediately to nearest Police Station.

      As per the provisions of sections 134(a), (b) r/w 187 M. V. Act Driver failing to do so
      is liable for three months imprisonment or five hundred rupees fine or both.

      Call 100, 22625020, 24937755, 22621855 or call our HELP LINE 3040 3040 to give vehicle details.

      Traffic NOC

      A Traffic No Objection Certificate (NOC) is required from the MTB for the following:

      • Processions
      • Public rallies
      • Meetings
      • Public campaigns
      • Competitions
      • Morchas
      • Public Awareness Campaigns
      • Flim shootings in Public

      How to Apply

Traffic Police Signals

Petrol pumps in Mumbai

American Auto Supply Co.
Victoria Road, Timber Comp., Mumbai – 400027.
Tel. : 3725108
Auto care Centre
Junction of S V Road & Tuner Road, Bandra (W), Mumbai – 400050.
Tel. : 6424576
Car Care Centre
45, Napean Sea Road, Mumbai.
Tel. : 3671649, 3684311
Chagan Mitha
Opp Bus Dept, Sion, Mumbai – 400022.
Tel. : 4072980
Oshiwara Petrol Pump, Oshiwara, Mumbai – 400060.
Tel. : 6333051
National Highway Trucking Cent.
Ghatkopar Mahul Road, Chembur, Mumbai – 400089.
Tel. : 6333051 
Royal Auto Services
Village Marol, Andheri Kurla Road, Mumbai – 400069.
Tel. : 8377197
Servo Care Centre
Veer Savarkar Marg, Prabhadevi, Mumbai – 400025.
Tel. : 4221902, 4221984
Shil Auto Services & Petroleum
Mumbai – Pune NH 4, Nr Shilphata, Thane, Mumbai – 421204.
Tel. : 5352053, 5352914
Vashi Fuel Centre
Plot No 2/2, Sector 14, Vashi, Navi Mumbai.
Tel. : 7800061

M/s. National Highway Trucking Centre
HPCL Dealer, Near Glass Factory, 76-77,Ghatkopar-Mahul Road,
Chembur, Mumbai 400089.
Tel: 5524244, 5521759.

M/s.Auro Petroleum Centre
BPCL Dealer, 805, S.T.Raod, Chembur, Mumbai 400 071.
Tel: 5510340

M/s.Bahri Auto Service
BPCL Dealer, Opp.Diamond Garden, Chembur, Mumbai 400 071.
Tel: 5563400

M/s.Chembur Service Stn.
BPCL Dealer, Opp.Swadeshi Mills, Chembur, Mumbai 400 071.
Tel: 5226528

M/s.Automobiles Resort
HPCL Dealer, S.T.Road, Mumbai 400 088.
Tel: 5519869

M/s.Joaquim Petroleum
IOC Dealer, S.T.Road, Mumbai 400 088
Tel: 5565495

M/s.Chhagan Mitha & Co.
HPCL Dealer, 612, V.N.Purav Marg , Chembur, Mumbai 400 071.
Tel: 5525786

M/s.Sanjiv Service Stn.
HPCL Dealer, S.T.Road, Deonar, Mumbai 400 088.
Tel: 5563899

M/s.Poonam Centre
IOC Dealer, S.T.Road, Chembur, Mumbai 400 071.
Tel: 5523868

M/s.Jawahar Suchan Automobile
IOC PetrolPump, Trombay, Chembur, Mumbai 400 071.

M/s.Hemant Automobile Services
Opp.Ashish Theatre, Chembur, Mahul Road, Mumbai 400 074.

Bharucha Auto Service  


L. J. Road, Mahim, Mumbai – 400 016


2430 8719/ 2436 9208


Dealers: Bharat Petroleum

Mukundrai Damji  


163, L. J. Road, Mahim, Mumbai – 400 016


2437 9575/ 2437 5656


Dealers: Hindustan Petroleum

Park Garage


Veer Sarvarkar Road, Opposite Hinduja Hospital, Mahim,
Mumbai – 400 016


2444 9404


Sovereign Service Station  


Senapati Bapat Marg, Mahim, Mumbai – 400 016


2446 8653/ 2445 7071


Dealers: Indian Oil Corp. Ltd.