Government of New Brunswick
2009 Work Area Traffic Control Manual

The Work Area Traffic Control Manual (WATCM) provides a uniform set of traffic control guidelines for all work carried out on New Brunswick provincially designated roads.

Any work that occurs within the right-of-way of a provincial road must conform to the guidelines prescribed by this manual.

The 2009 version of the WATCM has been revised. The revisions are effective as of March 31, 2021.

If you have any questions in regards to the content of the Manual, please contact the New Brunswick Department of Transportation and Infrastructure’s Operations Branch by email at [email protected] or
by phone at 506-453-3939.


Manuals – Revised


    Please see the following link for a copy of the revised manual:


If you already have a copy of the 2009 manual and only want a copy of the revised pages, please see the following links:


The following document provides details on each of the revisions to assist Traffic Control Agents.