French Polynesia comprises the Windward Islands, the Leeward Islands, the Tuamotu Islands, the Gambier Islands, the Marquesas Islands and the Austral Islands as well their adjacent maritime areas. As an Overseas Country1 within the Republic, French Polynesia constitutes an overseas collectivity2 whose autonomy is governed by Article 74 of the Constitution. French Polynesia governs itself freely and democratically by its elected representatives and by way of local referendums, under the terms of the present Organic Law. The Republic guarantees the autonomy of...
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