Flying Flags in the United Kingdom

The cover of 'Flying Flags in the United Kingdom'Flying Flags in the United Kingdom (Flag Institute, 2010) is an authoritative, easy-to use, 16-page guide to UK flag protocol. Designed for anyone with a flagpole – organisation or private individual – the guide offers a few simple rules to advise you when flying the Union Flag in various situations. Working in association with the UK Parliamentary Flags & Heraldry Committee, the Flag Institute has distributed a copy to government departments and local authorities throughout the UK.

Flying Flags in the United Kingdom is available as a printed booklet, or you can download a PDF edition. You can also view its full contents under the UK Flag Protocol tab, or access individual sections using the hotlinks below:

Introduction

Flying Flags in the United Kingdom - Introduction