Business Sign Guide
This guide only covers the most common types of business signage. Most business signage requires permits. Allowable sign dimensions vary by overlay and zoning district. If you are thinking about signage, it is recommended that you read the Sign Ordinance since other restrictions (such as lighting standards and time limitations) may also apply. To read the entire Sign Ordinance, click here.
Signs Requiring Permits– The following signs are allowed in the Town of Kernersville pending permit approval:
Prohibited Signs– The following signs are prohibited in the Town of Kernersville, including all temporary/non-permanent signs (except for Grand Opening signage for a 21-day period):
Signs Not Requiring Permits– The following signs are allowed in the Town of Kernersville and do not require a permit: