Flag of Belgium

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UseNational flag
AdoptedJanuary 23, 1831
DesignA vertical tricolour of black, yellow, and red. Technically the national flag, but rarely seen.
Variant flag of Belgium
UseNational flag and civil ensign Small vexillological symbol or pictogram in black and white showing the different uses of the flag
Proportion2:3 or similar
DesignAs above. Much more common than the official version.
Variant flag of Belgium
UseState ensign

The national flag of Belgium has three equal vertical bands of black, yellow, and red. The colours were taken from the colours of the Duchy of Brabant.