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Flag of Popovača - Image by Željko Heimer, 14 December 2008
The symbols of Popovača are prescribed by Decisions Odluka o grbu i zastavi Općine Popovača, published in 1994 and 1995 in the Municipality official gazette Slućbene novine Općine Popovača, No. 5 and No. 2, respectively.
The symbols are described in Article 4 of the Municipality Status, adopted on 15 October 2001 by the Municipality Assembly.
The flag (photo) "is white, bordered with a yellow ribbon. In the middle of the flag on its vertical axis is set the coat of arms of the Municipality. The flag is produced in proportions 1:2, while the height of the coat of arms is equal to a half of the flag's width".
Željko Heimer, 14 December 2009
Coat of arms of Popovača - Image by Željko Heimer, 16 December 2002
The coat of arms of Popovača is described in the Municipal Statutes as follows:
The coat of arms of the Municipality of Popovača is shield shaped with its two thirds being blue and one third being green. On the vertical axis of the shield is a red building with the white portal of the Moslavački costle on the blue background. In the portal, on a blue shield is a part of the coat of arms of the Erdödy, that is Bakac family, of 1489 (a white deer on a white wheel). Behind the building is the white belfry of the St. Ann Church in Osekovo. On the lower third of the shield on a green hill beneath the building is a white semi-circular wreath of bunches of grapes and vine leaves.
Željko Heimer, 14 December 2008
Ceremonial flag of Popovača - Image by Željko Heimer, 14 December 2008
A vertical flag is used as the ceremonial flag. It is white with five square tails in the base and is bordered all around with a thin golden border (with fringe?).
Željko Heimer & Tomislav Čipek, 3 July 2004