List of Taiwanese flags

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The flag of the Republic of China, the entity currently in control of Taiwan.

Taiwan has been controlled by various governments and has been associated with various flags throughout its history. Since 1945, the Republic of China controls the island; thus the flag most commonly associated with it is the Flag of the Republic of China.

National flags[edit]

Political divisions[edit]

Below are the flags used in the political divisions of Taiwan.

Special municipalities[edit]

Flag Duration Use Description
Flag of Kaohsiung City.svg Kaohsiung City
Flag of New Taipei City.svg New Taipei City
Flag of Taichung City.svg 2008– Taichung City
Flag of Tainan City (1978-2010).svg Tainan City
Flag of Taipei City.svg 2010- Taipei City
Flag of Taoyuan City.svg Taoyuan City

Provincial cities[edit]

Flag Duration Use Description
Flag of Chiayi City.svg Chiayi City
Flag of Hsinchu City.svg Hsinchu City
Flag of Keelung City.svg Keelung City

Counties[edit]

Flag Duration Use Description
Flag of Changhua County.svg Changhua County
Flag of Chiayi County.svg Chiayi County
Flag of Hsinchu County.svg Hsinchu County
Hualien County flag.png Hualien County
Flag of Kinmen County.svg Kinmen County
Flag of Lienchiang County.svg Lienchiang County
Flag of Miaoli County.svg Miaoli County
Nantou flag.png Nantou County
Flag of Penghu County.svg Penghu County
Flag of Pingtung County.svg Pingtung County
Flag of Taitung County.svg Taitung County
Flag of Yilan County.svg Yilan County
Flag of Yunlin County.svg Yunlin County

Military flags[edit]

Flag Duration Use Description
Republic of China Army Flag.svg Flag of the Republic of China Army (formerly National Revolutionary Army) The Blue Sky with a White Sun with a red border.
Naval Jack of the Republic of China.svg Republic of China Navy Identical to the Kuomintang flag (see below).
Republic of China Air Forces Flag.svg Republic of China Air Force
Republic of China Marine Corps Flag.svg Republic of China Marine Corps
Republic of China Military Police Flag.svg Republic of China Military Police

Other state flags[edit]

Flag Duration Use Description
Flag of Chinese Taipei for Olympic games.svg 1979– Chinese Taipei's Olympic flag. The ROC is recognized as "Chinese Taipei" in the Olympics, due to the political status of Taiwan.
Commander-in-Chief Flag of the Republic of China.svg 1929– Standard of the President of the Republic of China
Standard of the Vice President of the Republic of China.svg 1947–1986 Standard of the Vice President of the Republic of China Abolished with Act of Ensign of the Republic of China Navy (海軍旗章條例) on Jan. 3rd, 1986.
Civil Ensign of the Republic of China.svg 1929–1966 Civil Ensign of the Republic of China Four serrated yellow stripes are added to the flag of the Republic of China for use as a civil ensign at sea. Present civil ensign is national flag.

Non-state flags[edit]

Flag Duration Use Description
Naval Jack of the Republic of China.svg 1895– Kuomintang flag (shared as the Naval Jack of the nation). The "Blue Sky with a White Sun", 12 rays of the sun represent progressive ideals.
TCP Flag.svg 1994– Flag of the Taiwan Communist Party
Flag of Democratic Progressive Party.svg 1986– Democratic Progressive Party flag.
Taiwan Solidarity Union party flag.svg Taiwan Solidarity Union flag.

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