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Loading and Unloading Signs

Ensure proper use of your parking spaces by using our various Loading and Unloading Only Signs

Parking lots of all types and sizes use signage to instruct drivers where they can and cannot park their vehicles. You can find a wide assortment of statements on our Load Zone signs. In addition to the words Loading and Unloading Only, you will see such statements on our signs such as fifteen minute to thirty minute parking, Drop-off and Pick-up, Handicap Passenger loading, and Load zones displayed with directional arrows. Having parked or idle vehicles in your load zone spaces can be a huge hassle for other drivers trying to quickly load and unload materials, passengers, baggage, or other deliveries. Having the appropriate warnings posted is a great way to grab any driver's attention and to clearly state the regulations of any marked loading areas. You can even order custom signs to state your own unique message to prohibit parking. Customers will not know they are at risk of being towed if they park in a load zone area without the display of this type of signage in a lot.

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What's the purpose of Loading Zone Signs

Loading zone signs are a necessity to help maintain control over your parking lot and to allow other drivers access to spaces they can use to quickly drop off or pick up items efficiently. Typically most zone areas have a time limit of five minutes for rapid loading and unloading as long as the intended use is meant for the transfer of goods or passengers. This means that any vehicle can use these loading zone areas for as long as the vehicle isn't left unattended for more than 5 minutes. Using the proper signage, you can strictly enforce the regulations and help other drivers avoid having their vehicles towed due to parking violations.

Keep your Loading Zones clear of unwanted parked vehicles

The issues most owners have is unwanted parked vehicles hogging up load zone spaces meant for the quick and important loading and unloading of materials. These areas are meant for short-term use and posting the appropriate notice will help to maintain the flow of daily traffic. With the variety of choices we offer for our Load Zone Area signs, you have the option to set a time frame for parked vehicles to use your loading zones. Whether it be immediate drop offs, a fifteen minute time frame, or even a time limit of thirty minutes, we have the sign that will be best suited for your needs. provides a full line-up of not only the common types of Load Zone Area signs for sale, but also the following less-common types of these signage:

  • Load Zone Area Signage -- With this type of sign, you can establish a set area for trucks to load and unload goods. The sign will say "No Parking Loading Zone" to broadcast this message clearly to all drivers. Not only will delivery people understand where to go to pick up and drop off their goods, but also your clients and customers will understand not to block these areas.

  • Directional Arrow Signage -- Need a display that will help navigate drivers to the proper drop-off spaces? Help manage the flow of traffic in your lot by choosing a variety of directional arrows to guide and direct delivery trucks, customers, or other vehicles to the appropriate areas.

  • "No Parking We Tow" Signage -- The wording is simple and serves as a warning to drivers what you will do if they park in the wrong place. Different versions of this type of notice are available for sale today as well, though, in case you prefer a different style we can customize the wording to best fit your needs. Need the wording to be in another language? We also offer the option for your sign to be bilingual to explain this message in both English and Spanish. Create a unique message to alert drivers of the risk of towing by ordering a custom parking sign today!

  • Customized Parking Signage -- Design unique custom parking signs to designate which areas are non-parking zones for all who use your lot. Create a display that designates parking zones for particular drop-off and pick-up areas. An example of this is can be implementing your school, restaurant, or business logo along with the message "Parking Only 10 minute pick-up" or whatever message you desire for your own company.

We Manufacture Our Signs Using High-End Materials and Premium Quality Manufacturing Processes

STOPSignsAndMore constructs our Loading and Unloading Sign designs with rustproof, heavy-duty aluminum and reflective sheeting from 3M. The surface of the sheet aluminum is cleaned, deoxidized, and coated with a light and tightly adherent chromate conversion coating, free of powdery residue. We use 5052-H38 sheet aluminum in .063 or .080 gauges pre-treated in accordance to ASTM Designation: B449. All of our Aluminum signs come ready for mounting, with pre-drilled holes at the top and bottom for easy installation.

We also install federally approved fonts using high quality 3M reflective materials and 3M fade-resistant inks. All of our signage offerings are rated by 3M to last for up to seven years without any fading. To increase the lifespan of your signage, you can request that we add the 3M Protective Overlay Film (POF). With this film, you can DOUBLE the lifespan of your signs up to 14 years. Our 3M protective overlay film protects sign faces against fading caused by the sun and other harsh weather conditions. The Protective Overlay Film (POF) also helps you to remove graffiti, paint or other markings of vandalism easier without the necessity of abrasive cleaners or devices.

Occasionally, our selection of signage or related notices is not adequate for the preferences of our customers. Fortunately, we offer custom-made signs for your business or property requirements as well. We can make you a high quality durable custom-aluminum sign to display your personalized message. Our products are not only inexpensive compared to others, but durable as well with an expected life of up to 7 years with rust-resistance. Additionally, we can accommodate your order no matter how much the quantity you need, whether it’s just a single sign or one hundred. We include the same reflective sheeting, heavy-gauge aluminum, and fade-resistant inks in our custom signage as we do in our stock road and traffic signage options that meet the standards of Federal agencies, California, and all the other states in the USA. Another benefit of our custom Load Zones signage is the fact that you can add local criminal codes to your other messages and this enables you to prosecute violators effectively. In other words, you strengthen the deterrent ability of your specific signs.

STOPSignsAndMore fully understands the importance of posting a durable Property Sign. We are committed to producing for you the highest quality signage at affordable prices guaranteed to make a great first impression. Browse through our selection below to discover the ones that will best suit your location. Contact us via email at [email protected] or by calling (888) 931-1793 if you require any additional information or if you would like to place your order over the phone.