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Department for International Development: Flags

Question for Department for International Development

UIN 21192, tabled on 26 February 2020

To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, how many (a) Union Jack, (b) St George, (c) Scottish Saltire and (d) Flag of Wales flags her Department owns.

Answered on

5 March 2020

DFID has two headquarter buildings in the UK; one at 22 Whitehall and the other at Abercrombie house in East Kilbride.

DFID own and fly flags in accordance with DCMS policy. The total number of flags owned across both buildings are:

(a) 9 x Union Jacks

(b) 2 x St George

(c) 4 x Scottish Saltire

(d) DFID does not own any Welsh flags.