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Roadmarking paints

Published: | Category: Materials , Roadmarking , Specifications | Audiences: Road traffic engineers & consultants, Roading contractors

This specification sets out requirements for paints which are intended for use as roadmarkings on road surfaces. The specification is applicable to paints intended for use by spray application and paints intended to be incorporated with beads to give roadmarkings with retroreflective properties. Roadmarking paint used in method based contracts on the state highway must be on the current list of type approved paints in M/7 notes.

See also M7 2017 Pilot specification for approved roadmarking products.

Publication details

  • Author:
  • Published: September 2009
  • Reference: NZTA M/07
  • Conditions: Use is mandatory in method based contracts on state highways and recommended on other road controlling authority roads.
  • Also known as: M07; M7