From UK Flag Registry
|Flag Type||County Flag|
|Flag Date||22 September 2006|
|Designer||Stephen Coombes & David White|
|Adoption Route||Popular Vote|
|UK Design Code||UNKG7406|
|Pantone Colours||Yellow 116, Red 186, White|
|Certification||Flag Institute Chief Vexillologist, Graham Bartram|
The flag of Dorset was chosen by a public vote, following a competition to generate designs. The result was announced on 16 September 2008.
The flag is known as the Dorset Cross or St Wite's Cross.