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Volume 447: debated on Tuesday 20 June 2006

To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government if she will ensure the Union Flag is flown from her Department's buildings on every day the offices are open. (77747)

The Department for Communities and Local Government follows the rules and guidance on flag flying issued by the Department for Culture, Media and Sport. These rules are approved by the Queen on advice from the Department. There are no plans at present to change the number of days flags can be flown from Government buildings.