An independent world in Quadrant 1. A member of the Free Worlds Alliance. Has a Senate, which is directly elected by the colony's population. Three main parties; First Gattian Party, the Social Conservative Party and the Right-Thinking Coalition. The current majority party is the FGA. Gat has had a strong economy for a while now. In general, they are concerned to protect themselves against threats from outside as well as disruptive elements with society. In 3207 the President is Ali Elliam.

In 3212 the colony gave up its independence and became a full member of teh Federated Worlds of the Outer Quadrants. The FWOQ's President Jackson hails from Gat.