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Flag of Belica - Image by Željko Heimer, 29 September 2015
The municipality of Belica (3,509 inhabitants in 2001, 2,509 in the town of Belica proper) is located 7 km north-east of Čakovec, in the very heart of the County.
Željko Heimer, 13 January 2007
The symbols of Belica are prescribed by Decision Odluka o grbu i zastavi Općine Belica, adopted on 22 August 2006 by the Municipality Assembly and published on 31 August 2006 in the County official gazette Službeni glanisk Međimurske županije, No. 9. Accordingly, the Municipality Statutes were amended by Statutory Decision Odluka o izmjeni i dopuni Statuta Općine Belica, adopted on 5 june 2007 by the Municipality Assembly and published on 30 June 2007 in Službeni glanisk Međimurske županije, No. 6.
The symbols, which were designed by the Heraldic Art d.o.o. company, from Rijeka, were approved on 2 April 2007 by the Central State Office for Administration.
The flag (photo) is in proportions 1:2, green with the coat of arms, bordered yellow, in the middle.
Željko Heimer, Valentin Poposki and Marko Vitez, 29 September 2015
Coat of arms of Belica - Image by Željko Heimer, 29 September 2015
The coat of arms is "Vert three potato flowers argent seeded or", with a lighter shade of green than the flag background.
Potato is among the most important agricultural products of Međimurje; the County's Association of Potato Growers is seated in Belica.
Željko Heimer & Marko Vitez, 29 September 2015
Ceremonial flag of Belica - Image by Željko Heimer, 29 September 2015
The ceremonial flag (photos) is a white gonfalon ending triangularly with a fringe, the coat of arms in the centre, the name of the municipality above and branches of birch below.
Željko Heimer & Marko Vitez, 10 August 2012