Visit the official Flag Consideration project site to see flag designs and what happens next.

Thank you New Zealand

The words below are common values New Zealanders have shared. An independent Flag Consideration Panel will now use them to help select four alternative designs to be ranked in the first binding referendum.

Next year, in a second referendum, you’ll decide between a preferred alternative and the current flag.

Find out about the different ways that thousands of New Zealanders shared their values here.