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National Road Traffic Act, 1996 (Act No. 93 of 1996)


National Road Traffic Regulations, 2000

Chapter VI : Fitness of Vehicles

Part II : Equipment on or in respect of vehicles

195. Direction indicator of illuminated window-type


Direction indicators of the illuminated window type shall comply with the following requirements:

(a) Each indicator shall incorporate a lamp which, when in operation, shall emit a red, yellow or amber light to the rear and of such intensity that it is clearly visible in normal daylight at a distance of not less than 30 metres to a person of normal eyesight;
(aA) The indicator shall not be fitted in such a manner that the lamp is higher than the highest point of the roof of the vehicle to which such lamp is fitted;

[Regulation 194(aA) inserted by regulation 45 of Notice No. R. 1341 of 2003]

(b) the indicator shall be at least 150 millimetres long, 25 millimetres wide and arrow-shaped; and
(c) the indicator shall be fitted to the rear of the vehicle.