Ashmore and Cartier Islands: Government#

Country nameconventional long form: Territory of Ashmore and Cartier Islands
conventional short form: Ashmore and Cartier Islands
Dependency statusterritory of Australia; administered from Canberra by the Department of Regional Australia, Local Government, Arts and Sport
Flag descriptionthe flag of Australia is used
Legal systemthe laws of the Commonwealth of Australia and the laws of the Northern Territory of Australia, where applicable, apply
Diplomatic representation in the USnone (territory of Australia)
Diplomatic representation from the USnone (territory of Australia)