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Indicates what type of organization owns land, facility, etc. Show/edit corresponding data item.
Group: properties
Used on these elements
may be used on nodesmay be used on waysmay be used on areas (and multipolygon relations)may be used on relations
Useful combination
See also
Status: de facto

This indicates what type of organization owns land, facility, etc.

Ownership key can be one of:

  • national (nation state)
  • state (as in USA) or province (e.g. län in Sweden) or territory
  • county
  • municipal
  • private_nonprofit
  • private
  • public_nonprofit
  • public
  • land_trust
  • conservation_organization
  • inholding
  • individual


See also

  • access=* for a legal restriction on who may access the feature
  • owner=* for the name of the entity (organization, individual, etc.) that owns the feature
  • operator=* the name of the entity that operates the feature