Proposal:Device Charging Station

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Device Charging Station
Proposal status: Abandoned (inactive)
Proposed by: brycenesbitt
Tagging: amenity=device_charging_station
Applies to: node
Definition: A place designated for mobile device charging. May be free or paid.

Draft started: 2015-06-09
Outdoor lockers for mobile phone charging

A designated place for charging a mobile device. A designated place typically features a sign, perhaps a table for devices to sit, and potentially mobile specific connectors. This is distinct from a vehicle charging station, which operates at a different scale, and from electrical power outlets not specifically designated for mobile device charging.

  • amenity=device_charging_station
  • fee=*
  • lockable=* - station offers lockable compartment, so the device may be left unattended
  • access=* - tag public for stations anyone can walk up to and use, permissive for stations with no apparent enforcement of access rules, and destination/customers for stations available only to paid users of the enclosing facility.

Tag the socket types as follows (other values from are acceptable)

Existing Tagging

There are tiny number of existing stations tagged amenity=charging_station, a tag well established for vehicle charging.


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