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Flag of Vratišinec - Image by Željko Heimer, 6 September 2013
the municipality of Vratišinec (2,213 inhabitants in 2001, 1,524 ikn the village of Vratišinec) is located some 10 km north of Čakovec.
Željko Heimer, 13 January 2007
The symbols of Vratišinec are prescribed by Statutory Decision Statutarna odluka o opisu i uporabi grba i zastave Općine Vratišinec, adopted on 5 October 2007 by the Municipality Assembly and published on 30 November 2007 in the County official gazette Službeni glasnik Medimurske županije, No. 11.
Decision Odluka o imenovanju Komisije za idejno rješenje grba i zastave Općine Vratišinec, adopted on 2 August 2005 and published on 19 August 2005 in Službeni glasnik Medimurske županije, No. 10, appointed the three members of a Commission to adopt a coat of arms and flag. Decision Odluka o razrješenju i imenovanju člana Komisije za idejno rješenje grba i zastave Općine Vratišinec, adopted on 15 March 2007 and published on 23 March 2007 in Službeni glasnik Medimurske županije, No. 3, changed a member of the Commission established by the previous Decision. Decision Odluka o usvajanju rješenja za izradu grba i zastave Općine Vratišinec, adopted on 11 June 2007 and published on 30 June 2007 in Službeni glasnik Medimurske županije, No. 6, decided upon the design of the new symbols, in a single sentence of the Decision. It does not reveal which design it is, but presumably, this was already the design subsequently adopted.
The symbols were designed by the Heraldic Art d.o.o. company from Rijeka.
The flag (photo) is in proportions 1:2, light blue with the coat of arms, bordered yellow, in the middle.
Željko Heimer, 24 September 2013
Coat of arms of Vratišinec - Image by Željko Heimer, 6 September 2013
The coat of arms is "Azure a cross patriarchal brunâtre issuant from the base and in the chief a feather argent fesswise".
The cross stands for religious values and the feather for music and education that Vratišinec is proud of.
Željko Heimer, 24 March 2008