The flag of the Cayman Islands consists of a blue field. It features the Union Jack flag of the United Kingdom in the top left corner. The flag’s center right features the Cayman Islands Coat of Arms.
The Coat of Arms features a shield with a golden lion passant guardant with a red background, representing Great Britain. Above the shield, there is a turtle with a rope around its neck, representing the traditional Caymanian turtle fishing industry.
Below the shield, there is a scroll. It bears the Latin motto “He Hath Founded It Upon the Seas” written in black letters, representing the country’s maritime history and heritage.