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The legal maximum length in metres
Group: Restrictions
Used on these elements
should not be used on nodes
may be used on ways
should not be used on areas
use on relations unspecified
Useful combination
Status: Unspecified Help translate this into your language![[Category:Key descriptions with status "unspecified"|maxlength]]

maxlength expresses a legal length limit for using the way it is added to. If no unit is included, the value is assumed to be in metres.


  • maxlength=10 - maximum length is 10 m
  • maxlength=8.5 - maximum length is 8.5 m

See also

  • access=* for other access restrictions