Tag:office=courier

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Description
A courier company Edit or translate this description.
Rendering in openstreetmap-carto
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Group: Offices
Used on these elements
may be used on nodesshould not be used on waysmay be used on areasshould not be used on relations
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Status: proposedPage for proposal

Wikidata

A courier delivery service, which is not a post office or national post.

This tag is proposed to be used to tag an office of a courier service which may offer various services like booking,drop off and pickup etc. A courier is a person or a company which delivers messages, packages, and mail. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Courier

Courier services differs from post offices as, a post office is usually a customer service facility forming part of a national postal system, while courier services are mainly privately operated.Also many post offices offer additional services: providing and accepting government forms (such as passport applications), processing government services and fees (such as road tax), and banking services (such as savings accounts and money orders) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Post_office

For vending machines like parcel pickup/dropoff stations see vending=parcel_pickup and vending=parcel_mail_in
This shouldn't be used for post offices.Use amenity=post_office for them.

How to map

Use it on a nodeor area with office=courier

  • name=* can be used for the common name of the office.
  • operator=* can be used for the local operator.
  • brand=* can be used to mark the brand its affliated with, if any.

Use this tag at offices of courier services,where there is a public access counter.

See also

Possible taging mistakes

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