Creative Commons License

All flag designs on are licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-Non-Commercial-Share Alike 2.0 UK: England & Wales License.

You are free:

to copy, distribute, display, and perform the work

to make derivative works

Under the following conditions:

Attribution. You must give the original author credit including a link to on each page where a design is used.

E.g.: Animated USA flag by, available under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial license. © 2011, Marijn Kampf

Non-Commercial. You may not use this work for commercial purposes (see below for exceptions).

Share Alike. If you alter, transform, or build upon this work, you may distribute the resulting work only under a licence identical to this one.

  • For any reuse or distribution, you must make clear to others the licence terms of this work.
  • Any of these conditions can be waived if you get permission from the copyright holder.
  • Nothing in this license impairs or restricts the author's moral rights.

Commercial licenses:

  • Commercial use. If is credited as the source (including a link to you may use the flags on commercial websites provided it is used as part of your page or website design. The flag collection (or part of) may not be offered for download. E.g. use of the flags to select a language or to convey a patriotic sentiment is allowed. Offering one or more flags to download for a fee is not allowed.
  • Without credit line. Separate licenses for use without a credit line or link are available for a fee, please contact abFlags for more information.


This is a human-readable summary of the Legal Code (the full licence).