Flags in the UK

The Flag Institute maintains a special focus on all aspects of flags in the UK, from the 400-year history of the national flag to the latest community flag.

Find free expert advice and information.

National Flags

UK Flag Flying

Community Flags

  • Guidance on designing new UK community flags for adoption through open competition and popular vote

UK Flag Registry

  • UK Flag Registry: managed by the Flag Institute as the free, formal record of current patterns

Register of British Flagmakers