Territory register

British English names of territories not currently recognised as countries by the UK government

First published 15 December 2016

Last updated 10 September 2018 — see all updates

Category: Geography

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About the data

There are 79 records and 5 fields in this register

Preview of 5 records

TerritoryNameOfficial nameStart dateEnd date
AE-AZAbu DhabiEmirate of Abu DhabiNo dataNo data
AE-AJAjmanEmirate of AjmanNo dataNo data
XQZAkrotiriSovereign Base Areas of Akrotiri and DhekeliaNo dataNo data
AXÅland IslandsÅland IslandsNo dataNo data
ASAmerican SamoaTerritory of American SamoaNo dataNo data
The 5 fields in this register

Field name

Field description


The territory's ISO 3166-1 alpha3 code. Unique codes have been created for territories that don't have an existing ISO code.


The commonly-used name of a record.

Official name

The official or technical name of a record.

Start date

The date a record first became relevant to a register.

End date

The date a record stopped being applicable.