Request a Flag

Senator Durbin is pleased to assist Illinois residents who are interested in ordering a flag from the Senate Stationery Store and having it flown over the U.S. Capitol.

Due to the upcoming holiday season, all requests for a flag to be flown between the dates of December 22nd and January 3rd must be received with payment no later than 4:00 pm Eastern Time on Wednesday December 20th. This will allow for timely processing ahead of the holidays. If you have any questions please call 202-224-2152. Thank you. 

Pay Online

To purchase your flag online, please select the option “Pay Online.” By selecting this option, you will be redirected to, a secure website operated by the U.S. Department of the Treasury. Accepted forms of payment include ACH debit, credit card, and PayPal.

Pay by Check & Mail

To purchase your flag via check please select the option “Pay by Check & Mail.” By selecting this option, you will be redirected to our flag request form. You will need to print out the completed form and send it in, along with your check to our office in Washington.


* Please submit flag requests at least six weeks in advance of the intended fly date. If you have any questions, please contact our office at 202-224-2152